Bluewater community shaken after two brumbies shot dead and surviving foal left to starve

ABC North Qld By Jess Naunton Posted Wednesday 16 December 2020 Locals have been left “shocked” and “heartbroken” by the discovery of two wild horses shot dead and a foal left to starve in a bush suburb of Townsville. The brumbies — a stallion, a mare and her foal — were found in a creek bed within a few hundred metres of homes at Bluewater, about 30 kilometres north-west of the city centre. Both adult horses had multiple gunshot wounds. Continue reading

ABA does not condone threats of violence – Letter to Matt Kean MP

In response to threats of the violence on social media to to the NSW Minister for Energy and Environment, ABA has written to the Minister on our position to such behaviour. Read On or download the full letter :  ABA to Mat Kean agro wrong 29-Jul-20final The Hon. Matt Kean, NSW Minister for Energy and Environment Via https://www.nsw.gov.au/nsw-government/ministers/minister-for-energy-and-environment And hornsby@parliament.nsw.gov.au Dear Hon. Matt Kean, The Australian Brumby Alliance Inc. (ABA) advocates for the recognition, management, preservation and welfare of Australian Wild Horses in agreed, managed numbers to live in areas which they have historically evolved for 150-200 years. The ABA… Continue reading