By Tim Jones, Managing Editor
Shortly after our report on who can conduct legal banteng hunting appeared in the January
issue, we heard from Kevin Gleeson of Mary River Australian Safaris
(from the US: 011-61-889-754-793; KGsafaris@bigpond.com
). As we told you, Gleeson is one of only two operators who can actually conduct these hunts. (The other is Karl Goodhand of Goodhand Outback Experience.) In an urgent email, Gleeson told us we got one detail in our report dead wrong. In no uncertain terms, Gleeson informed us, "FACT: I released this herd of banteng on my property 15 years ago and they have NEVER been behind high fence.