Weed Control June 2017

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, 21st August, 2017 and completed by Friday, 22nd September, 2017. 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 No.1
Caringbah War Memorial, Caringbah Kingswood No.2
Como Pleasure Grounds, Como Loftus
Cooper Street Reserve, Engadine Waratah Lower
Cronulla Park, Cronulla Waratah League
Don Lucas Reserve, Cronulla Waratah AFL
Dunningham Park, Cronulla Canberra + mini
Engadine Town Park, Engadine Grays Point No.1
The Esplanade, south of Cronulla Beach to Shark Point Grays Point No.2
The Esplanade, Shark Point south to Shelly Park Gymea Bay No.1
The Esplanade, south of Shelly Park to The Point Gymea Bay No.2
The Esplanade, The Point south to Oak Park Kirrawee
The Esplanade, south of Oak Park Box Road No.1
The Flat Reserve, Sylvania Box Road No.2
Forby Memorial Garden, Sutherland Buckle No.1
Grays Point Community Centre, Grays Point Buckle No.2
Gymea Community Centre, Gymea Jannali No.1
Hazelhurst Gallery, Gymea Kareela No.1
Lantana Reserve, Engadine Kareela No.4
Menai Community Centre, Menai Kareela mini
Miranda Community Centre, Miranda Prince Edward Park
Mitchell Road & Murdock Street, Cronulla Captain Cook League
Monro Park, Cronulla John Dwyer
Oak Park, Cronulla Dianella
Parc Menai, Menai Woolooware No.1
Peace Park, Sutherland Woolooware No.2
Shelly Park, Cronulla Lakewood
Sunnyside Reserve, Caringbah Lilli Pilli
Sutherland Shire Centenary Park, Miranda Greenhills
Sutherland - between Eton Street & Old Princes Hwy Anzac No.1
Swallow Rock Reserve, Grays Point Anzac No.2
Veno Street Reserve, Heathcote Anzac No.3
Heathcote AFL
Heathcote league
Heathcote soccer
Seymour Shaw No.2
Seymour Shaw No.3
Seymour Shaw No.4
Oyster Bay No.1
Corea Road No. 1 + mini
Gwawley South
Billa + mini
Blaxland lower
Woronora Heights No.1
Woronora Heights No.2




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