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Victoria Park Wins case Over Alpine Brumbies Culling

The Supreme Court of Victoria has ruled that Parks Victoria is not required to consult with the community in its decision to cull the Alpine brumbies.

It comes after a last minute injunction was filed preventing Parks Victoria from shooting them in the Alpine region.

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Culling of the horses were to begin earlier this month, due to concerns that they were destroying the habitats of native species and their increasing numbers.

It was further delayed until this week, with a ruling made today giving Parks Victoria the green light to commence the shooting.

More to come.

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