MP calls for kangaroo safety measures

THE Nationals Member for Northern Victoria Luke O’Sullivan has called for action to address kangaroo numbers, describing the animal as a “significant issue” for Mallee roads. 

Member for Northern Victoria Luke O’Sullivan says kangaroo numbers are a problem for Mallee roads.

Member for Northern Victoria Luke O’Sullivan says kangaroo numbers are a problem for Mallee roads.

He said kangaroo numbers were out of control across the state and posed a significant risk to motorists. 

“Just this week alone driving on the Hume Freeway between Seymour and Wallan, which is 59km, I saw 38 dead animals on or beside the Hume Freeway – 33 of those were dead kangaroos,” Mr O’Sullivan said. 

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