UP TO 28 farming properties have been targeted near Maryborough since January, resulting in thousands of dollars of damage.
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Police say vandals have been cutting strands of barbed wires along fences lines. It costs up to $1000 to repair each fence.
Central Goldfield Crime Investigation detectives are appealing for public information after reports of fences being damaged.
Police say fences have been targeted in St Arnaud, Emu, Bealiba, Burkes, Flat, Archdale and surrounding areas.
The latest incident occurred yesterday at a property in Burkes Flat.
Detectives are keen to speak to anyone that may have seen any suspicious activity in the area.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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