Merbein Common duck shoot ban push continues

A USER group is continuing to push for an end to shooting at the Merbein Common, despite reports of a “pretty quiet” duck hunting season in the area. 

Victoria’s season began in mid-March and finished on Monday. 

In March, it was announced the Brickworks Billabong would be closed for the 2018 season after concerns were raised by residents and users around the legality, safety and wildlife impact of duck shooting in the area. 

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