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Notice of rabbit baiting work: Hamilton Drive, Tekapo

Pest control for rabbits will take place around Hamilton Drive, Murray Place and Lochinvar subdivision from Monday 24 June to Friday 5 July.

A non-toxic pre-feed will be used between Thursday 20 June and Monday 1 July.

Pindone will be placed into the bait stations on Monday 1 July.

A follow-up night shoot will occur well after dark. Operators will ensure safe firing zones and there will be contractors watching over control areas to ensure public safety.

Please do not disturb bait stations or let your animals into this area over the duration of the bait drops, and for 28 days after. This is to avoid the poisonous bait, and the rabbit carcasses.

There will be signage in the area, with information on the work. If you have any queries, please contact Council on 0800 685 8514.

Tekapo Lochivar baiting - June 2024