$59.95. Skip to content. Check the Possum Trap regularly to ensure trapped animals are in good condition. First of all, you need to determine which trap you intend to use and for what situation. The possum enters the trap, walks to the back to get the bait / lure, and stands on the footplate which then releases the spring loaded door. The trap is easy to bait and set and features a solid top and carrier handle for safe removal of the pest. WARNING: PLEASE CONTACT THE RELEVANT AUTHORITY IN YOUR STATE FOR REGULATIONS REGARDING THE TRAPPING OF POSSUMS, Must be released back onto your property at dusk, Must be released within 50 metres of property, Department of Environment & Heritage Protection, Department of Conservation & Land Management, Department of Primary Industries, Water & Environment. The Big Cheese Rat Cage Trap is large in size and is made from long lasting, galvanised mesh. Ringtail possums are fully protected and may NOT be trapped. You can remove possum from your roof. Please enable JavaScript to enhance your experience on the Bunnings site. Check with your local state authority for regulations regarding the trapping and releasing of possums. Studies have shown that animals released into another possum’s territory can die due to stress, fighting and starvation. Yates 1L Ready To Use Possum Repellent Spray. A comprehensive list of NAWAC tested traps is available on BionetNZ. Do not place bait on the trip plate. Customers can shop with us in-store or online with our Click & Deliver or Drive & Collect services. COVID-19 Update to Customers Our Metropolitan Melbourne stores are now open for all customers. Once the bait is set, the rear door can be closed and the wire lock (Small square 'U' shaped wire) can be inserted through the designated holes and door rings to ensure the door doesn't open. We use cookies to offer a better browsing experience. Use spaces to separate tags. Some regional councils, DOC, Forest & Bird and community groups offer discounted traps, so it’s worth giving them a call. To find out more, please refer to our, Click & Collect your purchase in-store or we'll deliver it to you, Zip pay is now available to purchase products online. However, the back door also can be opened if desired. Visit us today for the widest range of Household Pest Control products. Note: The end of the U shape should be facing downwards and should attach to the door release mechanism easily if the rod has been positioned correctly. Product was successfully added to your shopping cart. Visit our Shop Online page to learn more. The possum trap should now be ready to connect the trap-door to the foot plate using the long Trip Plate Rod on the inside of the trap. Place the trap on a flat even surface. Make sure you monitor the trap daily as once the possum is captured they will not be able to source food or water. Get all the latest information on Events, Sales and Offers.Sign up for newsletter today. Customers can shop with us in-store or online with our Click & Deliver or Drive & Collect services. Pull down the front set of 'U' shaped support arms and fix them into the fixing clips located on each side of the possum trap. When releasing the possum point the cage in the direction you want the animal to run off into. Where should I release the possum?Possums are highly territorial so you must be careful where you release the possum. Avoid shopping in groups, Physical Distancing - Maintain 1.5m between yourself & others. $149.95, Address17/70-72 Captain Cook Drive, Caringbah NSW 2229, Business HoursMon - Fri / 8:30AM - 5:00PM. We will gladly assist with returns and exchanges of this product in accordance with our returns and exchanges policy. If possible place the Possum Trap against a wall or building or in a path commonly used by the animal. Avoid shopping in groups, Physical Distancing - Maintain 1.5m between yourself & others. Find The Big Cheese Rat Cage Trap at Bunnings Warehouse. Holding the handle on the top of the trap, slowly pull up the trap allowing it to fall into place to erect the basic shape of the possum trap.