The LBG will once again facilitate a Calicivirus RHDV1-K5 (K5) Release Program with participating landholders across our operational area over the summer season.  The more people that participate, the more effective the program is. The program will run from January through April 2024 with targeted releases in collaboration with participating landholders across our operational area.

Registration to participate in this program is required.  REGISTER for LBG Calcivirus RHDV1 K5 Release Program _ Summer 2023-24
Save the Date:  Participant Workshops are scheduled as presented below.
 8 January, 5:30-6:30pm:  Donnybrook Hall, 1 Bentley St, Donnybrook
 9 January, 5:30-6:30pm:  Dardanup Hall, 19 Ferguson Rd, Dardanup
15 January, 5:30-6:30pm: Capel Community Centre, 31 Forrest Rd, Capel
16 January, 5:30-6:30pm: Gelorup Community Centre, 40 Hasties Rd, Gelorup

Read more about this program at: Calicivirus RHDV1-K5 Releases – Part of an Integrative Approach for Rabbit Control

Please note that the Calicivirus RHDV1-K5 AFFECTS ONLY RABBITS.  It is species-specific and 100% safe to our pets and wildlife except for pet rabbits, for which a vaccination is available through veterinarians.

Find out more about Calicivirus RHDV1 K5:  DPIRD Rabbit Biocontrol_Calicivirus RHDV1 K5

Contact LBG:   e-mail us at  or ring us on 0477 049 967