Feral pigs

Pigs must not be released from captivity under the Natural Resources Management Act 2004.

Control methods

Primary methods for controlling feral pigs are:

  • Coordinated aerial shooting
  • ground shooting
  • baiting
  • trapping.

Detailed feral pig control techniques are available on the:


Feral pig control advice

Natural Resources:

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Page Last Reviewed: 10 Aug 2015
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