Stock Routes/Wild Dog Control

Council manages an extensive stock route network across the Murweh Shire.  The Stock Route Supervisor is Mr Erron Heinemann who can be contacted on 0427 541 286.

The Murweh Shire in conjunction with Agforce Charleville and the Department of Natural Resources host a Wild Dog Management Group made up of landholder representatives from across the Shire who coordinate baiting and other control programs in Murweh Shire.  Major 1080 baitings are organised in coordination with Quilpie and Paroo Shires and usually occur in April and October of each year.

Control group coordinators are as follows:

Southeast

  • John Frith (07) 4654 9538
  • Michael Davies (07) 4654 0340

Southwest

  • John Hodgen (07) 4654 0313

Northwest

  • Lindsay Clover (07) 4654 011
  • Ian East (07) 4654 2490

Central

  • Tim Sheehan (07) 4654 1570
  • Sandy Manns (07) 4654 3179

Morven

  • Tim Williams (07) 4654 8204
  • Duncan Jukes (07) 4654 8034

Augathella

  • Glenn Roberts (07) 4654 5191
  • Fred Bryant (07) 4654 9154

Northern Augathella

  • Steve Taylor (07) 4654 9169

Wild Dog Control - Landholder Responsibilities (PDF)