Current Pesticide Use Notifications

2018/19 Weed and Vegetation Management Programs

Council will continue its 2018/19 Weed and Vegetation Management Programs throughout December 2018 as per the table below. All works are subject to postponement depending upon weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances.

Contact Council’s Invasive Plants Officer on 6655 7300, Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm with enquiries

WHERE

TARGET WEEDS

HERBICIDE (Active Ingredient)

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

Bellinger Heads State Park including North Beach, Urunga Lagoon and 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; Giant Parramatta Grass; Glory Lily; Green Cestrum; 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)

Bromocide 200 (200 g/L Bromoxynil present as the n-octanoyl ester)

Targeted spot spraying and cut and paint 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; Giant Parramatta Grass; Green Cestrum; Groundsel Bush; Japanese Honeysuckle; Kudzu; Lantana; Mahonia; Montpellier Broom; Morning glory; Moth vine; Privet; Red Cestrum; 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)

Bromocide 200 (200 g/L Bromoxynil present as the n-octanoyl ester)

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)