Protect Your Holiday Houses, Shacks, Boats, Caravans and Tents
Mosquitoes breed in still water, fresh or salty, and often in puddles and containers.
Look for and reduce mosquito breeding sites around your holiday house, shack and caravan or camping ground by emptying or covering anything that holds water.
Make sure windows and openings are fitted with mosquito-proof mesh. Cover your sleeping areas or beds with mosquito nets if you don’t have insect screens, or if you’re camping outdoors near a creek, water hole, swamp, river or in long grass.
Boats, canoes and dinghies should be stored so they don’t hold water.
Other Safe Guards
Mosquito coils can help protect from mosquitoes when outside but always follow instructions on the label.
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