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Invasive Weed Plan


The  North Coast Regional Weeds Plan1MB pdf(PDF, 1MB) has been developed by NSW Local Land Services using the technical advice and expertise from local control authorities and state government land managers across the NSW north coast. This Plan provides a framework and direction for the control of priority weeds in the North Coast Region under the NSW Biosecurity Act 2015.

NSW Weed Wise

To ID a weed and to find out what weeds are a priority in our area please refer to the Department of Primary Industries Weed Wise website.

An app has been developed for apple users, and can be downloaded in the Apple iTunes Store.

Andriod users can download the app at Google Play.

Weed Control and ID

For weed control management guides, information of applying herbicides and alternative controls, integrated weed management techniques and weed Identification guides please refer to the Department of Primary Industries Weed Control and Identification page.

Download the  Garden Escapees and Other Weeds of Bushland and Reserves18MB pdf(PDF, 18MB) as a handy ready reckoner for identifying common invasive weeds in our region.

Or check out the Weeds of the  North Coast identification and control guide23MB pdf(PDF, 23MB) , which helps you to identify and manage common weeds in our region.

Recognising Water Weeds

Early identification and control of water weeds is critical in their management. Control in waterways is often problematic. Contact Council’s Invasive Weeds Officer on (02) 6581 8111 for specialists advice.   Water weed Identification guide4MB pdf(PDF, 4MB) can be downloaded here.

Report a weed

You can report a weed by completing Council's online form to Report an Issue.

This page was last updated on: 26 August 2021