Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Weed Management Weed Management

Land owners and occupiers are required by law to control declared weeds and pests on their land.

Council can provide information on declared weeds in this region.

Council maintains trailer-mounted and ute-mounted pressure spray units and a portable machinery washdown trailer for declared weed control use by the general public on private land.

Click here for Herbicide Spray Unit Useage forms or phone 4068 0055 to make a booking.

Council also hires out feral pig traps. Application Form and Conditions of Use.

Pest Management Plan 2014-2018

Council adopted the Pest Management Plan 2014-2018 on 12 June 2014.  To view the document and its appendix please use the links below.

Pest Management Plan 2014-2018

Pest Management Plan Appendix 5 Pest Templates

To report an overgrown allotment please click here.

Legislation:

The Biosecurity Act 2014 (the Act) was passed by Parliament and came into effect on 1 July 2016.

For information from Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Website Please go to https://www.daf.qld.gov.au/biosecurity/about-biosecurity/Biosecurity-Act-2014

Panama TR4 Program - Biosecurity Queensland, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries https://www.daf.qld.gov.au/plants/health-pests-diseases/a-z-significant/panama-disease2