Foot and Mouth Disease Information Session


WALGA, working with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD), is hosting an online information session for Local Government on Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD).

The information session will include presentations from the DPIRD Team:
  • Bruce Mullan, FMD coordinator
  • Cherie Sandilands,  Acting Director, Incident and Emergency Management
  • Anna Micha, FMD Public Information Coordinator
As well as holding this Local Government specific workshop, DPIRD are also providing a series of FMD and LSD preparedness information sessions across WA.  These sessions aim to provide useful advice and guidance for livestock owners:
  • Manjimup: Thursday, 11 August - 2:00pm to 4:00pm - Register here
  • Cunderdin: Wednesday, 17 August - 2:00pm to 4:00pm - Register here
  • Katanning: Friday, 19 August - 2:00pm to 4:00pm - Register here
  • Dandaragan: Tuesday, 23 August - 2:00pm to 4:00pm - Register here
There is also a range of information available from the DPIRD Website - Emergency Animal Disease Hub - foot-and-mouth and lumpy skin diseases | Agriculture and Food

For more information please email, Manager, Environment and Waste, Rebecca Brown or call 9213 2063.
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