Game Bird Hunting Season
It is gamebird hunting season nationally. The lagoon is a public space and has multiple users, game bird hunting does take place. The waterfowl season starts on the first weekend in May and runs through to the end of July. Hunters shoot right through the season as weather and bird numbers dictate. Generally hunting is from dawn to 9am, 4.30pm until dark although may continue throughout the day when there is inclement weather.
Hunters at the lagoon please be aware that people are walking and cycling around the lagoon track, often with family. Walkers and cyclists there may be hunters at the lagoon, the shooting can be loud and unexpected.
All lagoon users please remember that the lagoon is a special place, treat it with care and respect - please take any rubbish away with you.