To become a kangaroo harvester you must be able to demonstrate firearms competence. This involves knowledge of the legal requirements of firearms usage and ownership and the ability to shoot accurately to an industry standard.
The shooting test will ensure that your equipment is in good working order and that you have the shooting ability to use the firearm safely. The test will also determine that you are able to shoot accurately so that all animals harvested are taken humanely.
Regional centres for the shooting test are:
Courses are demand driven so get registered for your nominated location to enable us to schedule a date for the shooting test.
How to register to become a Kangaroo Harvester
Print and complete this form and return it to:
Or register online: Register
Once you register we will send you a copy of the Kangaroo Harvesters Handbook and a theory test for completion. Return the completed test to the Council and we will advise you of the date/time for the shooting test at one of the eleven regional locations.
How to register for Reaccreditation as a Kangaroo Harvester
Harvesters are required to re-accredit every five years and can also register online: Register