Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus

RHDV Boost Road Show

North East CMA and Mitta to Murray Blackberry Action Group

are pleased to welcome Dr Tarnya Cox of the Invasive Animals CRC, Orange to the region to present the 2016 Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus, (RHDV) Boost Roadshow.

The Roadshow sessions will cover:

  • Invasive Animals CRC Boost project - RHDV (pathogenic calicivirus)

  • Integrated rabbit management

  • Landholder participation in the RHDV Boost project

  • Where to next — the future release of a new strain of RHDV

Tarnya is leading the national scientific research campaign to reduce the devastating agricultural and environmental impact of rabbits. She will also discuss current research to find a new strain of Calicivirus and efforts to improve the biological control of rabbits.

In addition, John Matthews, Biosecurity Manager, Established Invasive Animals, Victorian Government Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources will also join the Roadshow sharing years of practical rabbit management expertise.

Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus RHDV Boost Road Show

Monday, Jan. 18th, 7:30pm

Tallangatta Bowling Club, Akuna Avenue, Tallangatta Vic 3700

Guest Speakers Dr Tarnya Cox of Invasive Animals CRC, Orange and John Matthews, Biosecurity Manager, Established Invasive Animals, Victorian Government Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources


Light Support provided

RSVP Please

RSVP: Friday 15th January, to Doris Razeng Ph.0499 977 471 email dprazeng@bigpond.com

or Jim de Hennin Ph. 0408 978 847 email jimdehennin@gmail.com