Invasive Species Council says deer are a pest, not a game species

Andrew Miller
Updated March 4 2021 - 3:32pm, first published March 2 2021 - 1:47pm

The Invasive Species Council is urging the Victorian government to re-classify deer as a pest animal, rather than a protected game species.

Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller


I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

Get the latest VIC news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.