A Total Fire Ban and Harvest Vehicle Movement Ban have been declared for Thursday 2 February 2023, in the Shire of Augusta Margaret River. More information here.
FREE How to ID, Remove and Control Sweet Pittosporum Environment and Sustainability
Date 08 Feb 2023
Time 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue Turner Holiday Park
Location 1 Blackwood Avenue, Augusta WA, Australia
Cost Free

Join Nature Conservation and bush regenerator Rick Ensley for this practical workshop to learn how to effectively identify and remove this invasive weed on your property.

You will learn how to :
  • Effectively ID Sweet Pittosporum
  • Hand pull Pittosporum
  • Safely apply herbicide
  • Understand the threats to our forests and reserves and how you can help

What to bring
  • Covered shoes
  • Perferably clothing with long pants and sleeves
  • Rain and sun protection 
  • Watter bottle 
  • Own gloves and trowel if you have them 

Parking
Parking is available in gravel compound on north side of park (not in the visitors carpark). Please look for event signs on Blackwood Avenue. 

Tickets are free but sell out quickly. Secure your spot here

For more information about the workshop, please contact Mike Griffiths, Nature Conservation Margaret River Region Biodiversity Officer at [email protected]; or Hayley Bain, Shire Senior Environment and Landcare Officer on [email protected]

This project is funded through the Shire of Augusta Margaret River and the State Natural Resource Management Program.

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