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Preliminary Herbicide Spraying Advice


In accordance with Councils Pesticide use notification plan, notice is hereby given that Port Macquarie-Hastings Council will be spraying selected roadsides in Councils road reserve for the control of herbaceous and grass weeds between April – June 2019. The programme is designed to reduce the spread of weeds along high risk pathways, to maintain road safety and to complement Councils road grading programme.

Control will be undertaken on roads within the following areas:

  • Rollands Plains
  • Gum Scrub
  • North Shore
  • Lorne
  • Byabarra
  • Red Hill
  • Forbes River
  • Pembrooke
  • Pipeclay
  • Telegraph Point
  • Brombin
  • Huntingdon
  • Rawdon Island
  • King Creek
  • Redbank
  • Rosewood
  • Kendall
  • Herons Creek

Herbicides proposed to be used

Registered name: Clear Up Bio 510 ®
Active constituents: 510g/L Glyphosate

Registered name: Grazon Extra ®
Active constituents: 300g/L Triclopyr, 100g/L Picloram, 8g/L Aminopyralid

All spraying activities will be undertaken by fully qualified staff and will only be conducted during suitable weather conditions. Any further enquiries, please contact Council on 6581 8111.

This page was last updated on: 30 April 2019