Public notice

ORC rabbit control — Lower Taieri floodbanks

Saturday 30 March 2024

Otago Regional Council contractors will be undertaking night shoots to control rabbit numbers on the ORC floodbanks of the Lower Taieri.

Shooting will take place over several nights, from 1 May to 31 May 2024, between the hours of 7pm and 3am. Shooting will not take place within 50m of any houses.

The operation will cover ORC-owned floodbanks in the East and West and Lower Taieri area. Maps of the areas of operation are available on the ORC website:

For any enquiries, please contact or call 0800 474 082.

Floodbanks related to rabbit shooting on the West Taieri Plains

Floodbanks related to rabbit shooting on the East Taieri Plains