Game hunting in Victoria: Guidelines for ethical hunting of deer

The concept of ethical hunting has been around for some time and it is important that all hunters have an understanding of its principles and practise these when in the field.

Ethical hunting means that a person knows and respects the game hunting, follows the law and behaves in a way that will satisfy what society expects of a hunter. Ethical hunters are familiar with the places they hunt, the wildlife that live there and the way they should behave when hunting.

Practising ethical hunting techniques in the field will ensure that you get the most out of your hunting experience and will assist to secure the future of your recreational activity.

Author Department of Sustainability and Environment, VIC
Date null
Year 2005
Publisher Department of Primary Industries, VIC
Notes Notes
Control method Recreational hunting
Region VIC
Links https://www.dse.vic.gov.au/CA256F310024B628/0/0AAD9B3120A57F69CA25728400027CD2/$File/Ethical+deer+hunting.pdf
https://www.dse.vic.gov.au/DSE/nrenrt.nsf/LinkView/12F2F5DF1C8602CECA257376000273210C1D7231A6F9845FCA2573750024329D