Snakes

Do not approach snakes on your property. Advise your children that if they see a snake to stay calm, walk away and tell an adult. Council officers are not trained or equipped to remove snakes, contact a professional snake handler:

  • Richard Copeland (Traralgon): 0498 107 918
  • Benjiamin Barcham (Moe): 0458 900 073, 0447 242 724
  • Jeff Matherson (Latrobe City Area): 0459 999 205
  • Jeff Lockwood (Gippsland Area): 0428 352 203
  • Matthew Cook: 0407 099 630
  • Paul Mitchell: 0419 593 788
  • Robert Harkess 0417 523 104 (Latrobe Valley)

Council will not be responsible for payment, all services will be at your own cost.