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Duck Hunting Season

Parliamentary Activity - The opening of the annual duck shooting season starts this long weekend. Native ducks will be blasted out of the skies in the name of sport.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 Mar 2020

Redneck Liberals Open National Parks and World Heritage Area for Hunting

Media Release - It’s clear the Liberals have once again kowtowed to the powerful shooting lobby with their decision to open up Tasmania’s protected areas for recreational shooting, under the guise of environmental management.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Aug 2018

Recreational Shooting in Protected Areas

Parliamentary Activity - Your desire to appease the powerful gun lobby after the backflip on changes to gun laws was evident yesterday with your announcement shooters will be allowed into more national parks and reserves. We understand this is not about invasive...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Aug 2018

Recreational Shooting in Protected Areas

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for PARKS, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Aug 2018

Minister Should End Duck Hunting

Media Release - The whimsical performance of Duck Lake by wildlife protesters on Moulting Lagoon was a courageous attempt to draw attention to the archaic and dishonourable practice of shooting native birds for sport.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 Mar 2016

Duck Shooters Need Knowledge of Gun Safety

Media Release - The comments, and apparent lack of understanding of gun laws, from the President of Field Hunting and Conservation are extremely concerning.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 3 Mar 2016

Feral Deer Management Plan Needed

Media Release - Recent research from UTAS estimates there may be up to 1.1 million deer across Tasmania by 2050. Compared to about 30,000 in 2000, this is an alarming increase. The number of deer and the expansion in their range would be a huge threat to...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 10 Jan 2016