Your health and flying-foxes

If you are living near a large bat colony, we understand the noise and smell can have a real affect on your home life. As far as true health risks though, flying-foxes are less likely to cause you any harm than many common household or recreational activities.

See resources listed below for up to date and reliable information on the health risks associated with flying-foxes and the steps you can take to reduce these.

Last updated: 10 November 2016