Current Pesticide Use Notifications

2017/18 Weed and Vegetation Management Programs

Council will continue its 2017/18 Weed and Vegetation Management Programs during September and October as per the table below.

All works are subject to postponement depending on weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances.
For further details contact Council’s Invasive Plants Officer on 6655 7300.

WHERE

TARGET WEEDS

HERBICIDE (Active Ingredient)

Targeted spot spraying on roadsides and reserves throughout the Bellinger Valley and coastal areas; this may include the following localities:

Bellingen Heads State Park from Urunga boardwalk to Hungry Head, Bellingen, Brierfield, Darkwood, Fernmount, Gleniffer, Kalang, Mylestom, Repton, Raleigh, Spicketts Creek, Thora, Urunga, and Valery.

Blackberry; Bitou Bush; Balloon vine; Blue Billy Goat Weed; Castor Oil; Cat’s Claw  Creeper; Camphor Laurel; Coral Tree; Fireweed; Glory lily; Groundsel Bush; Kidney leaf mud-plantain; Kudzu; Lantana; Madeira vine; Mother of Millions; Morning Glory; Mysore Thorn; Ochna; Privet; Red Trumpet vine; Senna; Trad; Tropical Soda Apple; White Blackberry; and Yellow Bells

Weedmaster Duo/Roundup Bi-active (Glyphosate 360g/L)

Met-sun/Brush-off (Metsulfuron-methyl 600g/kg)

Grazon Extra (Picloram 100 g/L + Triclopyr 300g/L + Aminopyralid 8 g/L)

Targeted spot spraying on roadsides and reserves throughout the Dorrigo Plateau which may include the following localities:

Dorrigo township, Bielsdown Hills; Bostobrick; Cascade;  Dangar Falls; Deer Vale; Dorrigo; Dorrigo Mountain; Fernbrook; Megan; North Dorrigo; Tallowwood Ridge.

Banana Passionfruit, Blackberry; Camphor Laurel; English Broom; Fireweed; Groundsel Bush; Japanese Honeysuckle; Kudzu; Lantana; Montpellier Broom; Moth vine; Privet; Trad; Scotch Broom; White Blackberry; and Yellow Bells

Weedmaster Duo/Roundup Bi-active (Glyphosate 360g/L)

Met-sun/Brush-off (Metsulfuron-methyl 600g/kg)

Grazon Extra (Picloram 100 g/L + Triclopyr 300g/L + Aminopyralid 8 g/L)

Targeted spot spraying throughout the Bellingen Shire waste facilities as follows –

  • Raleigh Waste Management Centre on Short Cut Road, Raleigh;
  • Dorrigo Waste Management Centre on Old Coramba Road Dorrigo; and
  • Bellingen Waste Management Transfer Station on Bowraville Road, Bellingen.

Blue Billy Goat Weed; Castor Oil; Cat’s Claw  Creeper; Camphor Laurel; Coral Tree; Fireweed; Groundsel Bush; Kidney leaf mud-plantain; Kudzu; Lantana; Madeira vine; Mother of Millions; Morning Glory; Mysore Thorn; Ochna; Privet; Senna; Tobacco Bush; Trad; Tropical Soda Apple; White Blackberry; and Yellow Bells

Weedmaster Duo/Roundup Bi-active (Glyphosate 360g/L)

 Met-sun/Brush-off (Metsulfuron-methyl 600g/kg)

Grazon Extra (Picloram 100 g/L + Triclopyr 300g/L + Aminopyralid 8 g/L)

Targeted spot spraying for Roadside Furniture maintenance including guide posts, sign posts, guard rails and culverts on Waterfall Way from the Pacific Highway, Raleigh through to the Nymboida River (Coutts Water) on the Dorrigo Plateau.

Grasses; Giant Parramatta Grass; Setaria; Cobblers Pegs; Fireweed

Weedmaster Duo/Roundup Bi-active (Glyphosate 360g/L)