Feedback Forums - Draft Deer Management Plan

​The Department has prepared a draft Wild Fallow Deer Management Plan

​The final Plan will function as a single point of reference for wild fallow deer management in Tasmania for 2022-2027.

Forums have been organised to allow members of the public to provide feedback on the draft plan.


Forum Schedule

Both​well ​

Monday 22 November, 6:30-8 pm
Bothwell Football Club Rooms, Bothwell Football Ground

Long​​ford 

Tuesday 23 November, 6:30-8 pm
Riverlands Centre, 159 Wellington Street, Longford

Ulve​​rstone 

Wednesday 24 November, 6:30-8 pm
Gnomon Room Ulverstone Wharf Precinct

Brigh​​ton 

Thursday 25 November, 6:30-8 pm
Brighton Civic Centre, 25 Green Point Rd, Bridgewater



The draft plan aims
  • to minimise the wild fallow deer population in areas with significant natural values
  • to address the agriculural, commercial, environmental and public safety impcats associated with the growth and increased distribution of deer populations in Tasmania
  • to recognise that deer are an important hunting resource.
Read the Draft Wild Fallow Deer M​anagement Plan​ and find o​ut how ​to have your say.​​

Public feedback on the draft plan closes at 5pm on 3 December 2021.