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Have your say on managing flying foxes in Isaac

From Monday, September 24 to Friday, October 26, Isaac Regional Council is seeking community feedback on options for managing flying foxes in urban areas. Flying foxes naturally migrate through and establish temporary roosts in our region from August to January each year. We are seeking your suggestions to help us determine how to respond effectively if flying foxes are causing problems.

We encourage all community members to:

Dysart
Thursday, October 11
9.30am - 11.30am
Dysart Recreation Centre,
Queen Elizabeth Drive
Middlemount
Thursday, October 11
2pm - 4pm
Middlemount Community Hall,
James Randell Drive
Clermont
Friday, October 12 
9.30am - 12.30pm
Old Library,
Daintree Street
Moranbah
Saturday, October 13
9am - 12pm
Moranbah Fair Shopping
Centre, St Francis Drive
Glenden
Monday, October 15
9.30am - 11.30am
Glenden Recreation Centre, Ewan Drive
Nebo
Monday, October 15
2pm - 4pm
Nebo Memorial Hall,
Reynolds Street
St Lawrence
Wednesday, October 17
9.30am - 11.30am
Broadsound Centenary Hall
Carmila
Wednesday, October 17
2pm - 4pm
Carmila Memorial Hall,
16 Music Street


Consultation closes on Friday, October 26. In early November, we will share a summary of what we heard from the community through the survey and info share sessions. Community feedback will inform a Statement of Management Intent which will set out a consistent approach for managing flying fox roosts on urban areas. The Statement of Management Intent will be presented at a Council Meeting in late November.

If you require further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 1300 ISAACS (1300 472 227).


Gary Stevenson PSM
Chief Executive Officer


21 September 2018