The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development will embark on a massive rabies vaccination campaign in Phoenix. Free rabies vaccinations will be carried out by the animal health technicians. Pet owners are urged to ensure that their pets are vaccinated following the recent rabies outbreak.

The venues and times are as follows:
Monday, 9 July, Team 1: Palmview, Queenspark parking lot – 9am to 10.30am, play lot in Ladlepalm and Gravepalm Crescent – 11am to 12.30pm and Trenance Park play lot at Swiftpalm off Trenance Park Drive – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 2: Palmview, open space corner of Central Park and Palmview Drive – 9am to 10.30am, Trenance Park: corner of Trenance Park and Royal Manor – 11am to 12.30pm, play lot end of Slatemanor off Rosermanor Crescent – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 3: Trenance Park, Open Space next to House 62 at Royal Manor – 9am to 10.30am, Brookdale: dead end/play lot at Brookdale Drive – 11am to 12.30pm, sportsfield Cardham Drive and Coralbrook – 1pm to 2.30pm.

Tuesday, 10 July, Team 1: Grove End/Stanmore, Sportsfield Sterngrove Rd opposite Sterngrove Primary School – 9am to 10.30am, open space at Delta Grove – 11am to 12.30pm and park opposite Engen Garage – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 2: Caneside, open Space at Bellside – 9am to 10.30am, sportsfield corner of Canehaven and Hannaford – 11am to 12.3pm, play lot corner Lawnhaven and Arkhaven Place – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 3: Viewhaven, sportsground at Forestwood – 9am to 10.30am,openspace corner of Viewhaven and Alfawood Place – 11am to 12.30pm, play lot corner of Foresthaven and Cresthaven – 1pm to 2.30pm.

Wednesday, 11 July, Team 1:Rydalvale, sportsfield corner of Longbury and Ashvale close – 9am to 10.30am, Longbury: Parking area corner of Haycroft and Longbury – 11am to 12.30pm, play lot at Bancroft and Herrencroft Drive – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 2: Longbury, open space at Longbury Drive and Ridgecroft Drive – 9am to 10.30am, play lot Northbury Avenue and Chadbury Close – 11am to 12.30pm, Eastbury: sportsfield corner of Grove End and Phoenix Highway – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 3: Sunford, play lot in Keyford off Brailsford Avenue – 9am to 10.30am, sportsfeild corner of Chartford Drive and Avonford Crescent – 11am to 12.30pm, Hannaford: play lot at Elsford Road – 1pm to 2.30pm.

Thursday, 12 July, Team 1: Lenham, Lenham sportsfield near Engen Garage – 9am to 10.30am, Westham: dead end corner of Caterham and Roeham Road – 11am to 12.30pm, play lot corner of Hexham and Ivernham Grove – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 2: Lenham, open space corner of Fernham and Allingham Road – 9am to 10.30am, Northcroft: sportsfield corner of Northcroft Dr and Avale Cresent – 11am to 12.30pm, dead end Tromplen Place off Challen Avenue – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 3: Whetstone, open space corner of Stoneham and Sidestone Road – 9am to 10.30am, sportsfield corner of Whetfern and Pondfern Place – 11am to 12.30pm, Fernham: open space corner of Fernham and Lace Fern Circle – 1pm to 2.30pm.

Friday, 13 July, Team 1: Clayfield, open space and Field Clay Place off Treadclay Road – 9am to 10.30am, sportsfield off Cranbrook Road – 11am to 12.30pm, Rockford/Redbury: play lot 1st Main Street behind Mount Edgecombe Hospital – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 2: Greenbury, Greenbury Community Hall at Garbgreen Road – 9am to 10.30am, corner of Greenbury and Rainham Road opposite Hopeville Primary School – 11am to 12.30pm, Parkmead: play lot corner of Rainswan and Rainpath Place – 1pm to 2.30pm. Team 3: Stonebridge, Stonebridge Community Hall at Arch Road – 9am to 10.30am, Greenbury: play lot corner of Ranmoor Crescent and Marstan Road off Greenbury – 11am to 12.30pm, Southgate: open space corner of Risegate and Stargate Place – 1pm to 2.30pm.

For more information call 031 328 9300.