OBJECTIVE: PROMOTE RESPONSIBLE HUNTING
Responsible hunting actions are focused on providing better information, education and training programs to hunters, collaborating with stakeholders to promote responsible hunting, and improving enforcement.
Clearly define “responsible” hunting 2
Timely development and dissemination of key messages in advance of hunting seasons – duck, quail, deer 2
Youth education programs developed with hunting organisations to address increasing urbanisation and create pathways to ethical hunting 2
Structured program to deliver key messages and education programs to dealer network; including non-toxic shot, SEP, WIT, deer education (ADA), deer hunting with hounds, firearm safety, marksmanship 2
Show genuine progress on enabling GMA enforcement officers to operate without Victoria Police support by December 1, 2017 2
Development and support of hunting tourism strategies with local government 2