Game hunting in Victoria: Possession and use of spotlights and firearms

The spotlighting of deer is not only illegal, but it is dangerous, unethical and reduces the recreational hunting opportunities for law-abiding hunters.

This fact sheet details hunters’ requirements when in possession of a firearm and spotlight when in recognised deer habitat.

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/CA256F310024B628/0/870095EB49C2F8D8CA2572840002F46D/$File/Spotlighting.pdf
https://www.dse.vic.gov.au/DSE/nrenrt.nsf/LinkView/12F2F5DF1C8602CECA257376000273210C1D7231A6F9845FCA2573750024329D