Weed Control July 2018 - October 2018

Notice of herbicide use for broadleaf weed control within the Sutherland Shire Local Government Areas Parks and Sporting Fields

Sutherland Shire Council will be conducting a program to control weeds located in selected Parks, Reserves and Sporting Fields within the Sutherland Shire. The program will specifically target broadleaf weeds on council managed assets. 

The program will be conducted in accordance with the NSW Pesticides Regulation 1995 and Sutherland Shire Council’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan, whereby, Council intends to use an Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority approved herbicide “Spearhead” & “Barricade”.

Spraying application of the herbicide will be undertaken via a minimum one off service, with the service commencing on Monday, 2nd July 2018 and completed by Friday, 26th October 2018. Weed spraying will be performed in target areas across Sutherland Shire Council’s Local Government Authority and due to the nature and locations of the weeds; it is planned that the vast majority of the herbicide application program will be conducted in the late evenings/early mornings.

Area’s being targeted: 


Parks & Gardens

Sporting Fields

Burnum Burnum Sanctuary, Woronora Kingswood Oval, Engadine
Caringbah War Memorial, Caringbah Dobell Reserve, Engadine
Como Pleasure Grounds, Como Loftus Oval, Loftus
Cooper Street Reserve, Engadine Waratah Oval (all fields), Sutherland
Cronulla Park, Cronulla John Dwyer Reserve, South Caringbah
Don Lucas Reserve, Cronulla Marton Park, Kurnell
Dunningham Park, Cronulla Canberra Rd Oval, Sylvania 
Engadine Town Park, Engadine Grays Point Ovals, Grays Point 
The Esplanade, sth of Cronulla Beach to Shark Pt Coachwood Reserve, Illawong
The Esplanade, Shark Point south to Shelly Park Gymea Bay Ovals, Gymea Bay
The Esplanade, south of Shelly Park to The Point Barden Ridge Complex, Barden Ridge
The Esplanade, The Point south to Oak Park Kirrawee Oval, Kirrawee
The Esplanade, south of Oak Park Box Road Ovals, Sylvania
The Flat Reserve, Sylvania Corea St Oval, Sylvania 
Forby Memorial Garden, Sutherland Buckle Reserve, Barden Ridge
Grays Point Community Centre, Grays Point Captain Cook League Oval, Woolooware
Gymea Community Centre, Gymea Jannali Ovals, Jannali
Hazelhurst Gallery, Gymea Kareela Ovals, Kareela
Lantana Reserve, Engadine Greenhills Ovals, Greenhills
Menai Community Centre, Menai Tonkin Oval, Cronulla
Miranda Community Centre, Miranda Prince Edward Park Ovals, Woronora
Mitchell Road & Murdock Street, Cronulla Solander Ovals, Cronulla
Monro Park, Cronulla Yarrawarrah Oval, Yarrawarrah
Oak Park, Cronulla Dianella St Ovals, Caringbah
Parc Menai, Menai Woolooware Ovals, Woolooware
Peace Park, Sutherland Jenola Hockey Ovals, Woolooware
Shelly Park, Cronulla Lakewood City Ovals, Bonnet Bay
Sunnyside Reserve, Caringbah Lilli Pilli Oval, Lilli Pilli
Sutherland Shire Centenary Park, Miranda Gwawley Park Ovals, Taren Point
Sutherland, between Eton Street & Old Princes Hwy Anzac Ovals, Engadine
Swallow Rock Reserve, Grays Point Preston Park, Engadine 
Veno Street Reserve, Heathcote Seymour Shaw Ovals, Miranda
Old School Park, Gymea Heathcote Ovals, Heathcote
Oyster Bay Ovals, Oyster Bay
Billa Ovals, Menai
Blaxland Oval, Illawong
Woronora Heights Ovals, Woronora Heights




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Enquiries can be directed to Customer Service Centre on 02 9710 0333 or ssc@ssc.nsw.gov.au




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