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Wombats

Protecting Tasmania's Wombats

Policies - 30 Oct 2017

The Tasmanian Greens want to ensure that adequate protections and recovery plans are in place for wombat mange...

Courtney Reveals Extended Licences to...

Media Release - 22 Aug 2018
Primary Industries Minister, Sarah Courtney, has revealed the Liberals’ plans to extend licences to shoot native...

Wombats - Crop Protection Permits, follow...

Parliamentary Activity - 22 Aug 2018
Cassy O'Connor questions the Minister over the number of permits to shoot wombats and the Government's justification...

Wombats - Crop Protection Permits

Parliamentary Activity - 22 Aug 2018
Cassy O'Connor questions the Minister over longer crop protection permits and the large-scale culling of wombats while...

Wombat Fire Deaths Must be Investigated

Media Release - 20 Nov 2017
The wombat deaths in Kelso in Northern Tasmania, as a result of an intentionally-lit gorse fire, are a tragic loss for...

Greens Release Plan to Save Tasmania’s...

Media Release - 7 Oct 2017
The severe outbreak of wombat mange in 2010 has led to a likely extinction of the wombat population in Narawntapu...

Wombat Culls Must Be Banned

Media Release - 15 Jun 2017
The government’s announcement that three of the four current wombat cull permits are to be revoked comes after months...

Estimates questions on Wombats to...

Parliamentary Activity - 8 Jun 2017
Andrea Dawkins asks the minister if he has reassessed his cull permit system, considering the outbreak of mange in the...

Estimates questions on Wombats to...

Parliamentary Activity - 6 Jun 2017
Andrea Dawkins questions the Minister over the issuing of culling permits for wombats while community members are...

Wombat Mange Needs Real Government Action

Media Release - 13 Mar 2017
The government's announcement of $100,000 is a positive step, but much more needs to be done to save the Tasmanian...