A select committee of nine members be established to inquire into, consider and report by 31 August 2023 on Victoria’s recreational native bird hunting arrangements, including but not limited to —
(a) the operation of annual native bird hunting seasons;
(b) arrangements in other Australian jurisdictions;
(c) their environmental sustainability and impact on amenity;
(d) their social and economic impact.
Native Bird Hunting heads to Sale
Native bird hunting inquiry update
Chair Ryan Batchelor outlines the next phase of the inquiry, which includes public hearings. A report to government with findings and recommendations is due by 31 August 2023.
Native bird hunting report released
Environment | 31 August 2023
A Legislative Council Select Committee inquiry into Victoria’s recreational native bird hunting arrangements has tabled its report in parliament.
Inquiry sets submissions record
Environment | 25 May 2023
Native bird hunting debate triggers overwhelming response from individuals and groups.
Committee considers future of native bird hunting in Victoria
Environment | 9 May 2023
What’s next for key inquiry after it received thousands of public submissions.