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Illawarra Weed Warpath

09/05/2012
Minister for Primary Industries, Katrina Hodgkinson recently announced $8 million in funding to bolster weed management across NSW. Read More
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Boneseed Eradication

09/05/2012
A campaign to target one of the regions newest weeds, Boneseed, was recently strengthened with the announcement of $157,500 toward eradicating Boneseed from South Eastern Australia. Read More
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South Coast's War on Weeds" $0.5M Boost

31/10/2011
Southern Councils Group has received nearly half a million dollars from the NSW Government’s $8.7 million 2010-15 Weeds Action Program. Read More
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Prohibited Weed Found in Dapto

31/10/2011
A highly invasive and destructive aquatic weed that is prohibited entry into Australia has been found growing on a farm dam at Dapto. Read More
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Weed Alert for Shellharbour

31/10/2011
An aggressive weed that can double its size in less than a week and smother large bodies of water causing problems to other aquatic life, blocking irrigation equipment and pumping apparatus and reducing the use of waterways for recreation and livestock has been found for only the third time in... Read More