Publications and Other Resources

​​​​​​​​​Publications and Articles


  • Game Tracks
    Produced annually Game Tracks keeps landowners and hunters informed on issues relating to wildlife management and control, threatened species and land conservation of Tasmania. It also aims to promote ethical, responsible and humane hunting and harvesting practices that are consistent with State and Australian Government wildlife management and conservation programs.

  • Wallaby Hunting Standard
    An animal welfare standard for the hunting of wallabies in Tasmania.

  • Duck Hunting Code of Practice

  • Non-toxic Shot for Hunting Wild Duck

  • Quality Game Management
    This two page document describes total herd management involving the management of males, females, and fawns, habitat, hunters and hunting experiences.

  • Statement of Current Management Practices for Tasmanian Fallow Deer
    The fallow deer was introduced to Tasmania in the 19th Century and has since been managed as a hunting resource while minimising their negative impacts on crops and natural values.The Tasmanian Government manages the wild deer populations to provide benefits for a wide range of interests including land owners, hunters, conservation and other interest groups.The attached document collates current management policies and practices relating to the management of wild fallow deer in Tasmania.

F​orms, Applications, and Information Sheets​

See also:
Application for Firearms Licence Holders Permission Document


Game Services Tasmania
GPO Box 44
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3225

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