Mosquitos – Protect yourself against mosquito bites
Not all mosquitoes carry diseases – most are just a nuisance. However, infected mosquitoes can carry a range of diseases including Ross River virus and Murray Valley Encephalitis (MVE).
You can only catch mosquito-borne disease from the bite of an infected mosquito. The best protection is to avoid mosquito bites.
How to avoid mosquito bites
How to control mosquitoes around the home
You can also reduce the risk of mosquito bites by preventing mosquitoes from breeding around your home by following these tips:
Protect yourself and your family
Beat the Bite
Ross River virus
Murray Valley Encephalitis
Contact Moyne Shire Council’s Environmental Health Team on 1300 656 564