Disposal of noxious weeds

Noxious weeds can be placed in your garden organics green bin

Garden material undergoes a pasteurisation process, where it is heated to high temperatures which ensure the seeds can not germinate.

Noxious and declared weeds can also be placed in the garbage waste bin, but put them in a plastic bag and tie the top, to ensure they are not spread further once they get to landfill.

Invasive weeds are among the most serious threats to Australia's natural environment and primary production industries.

Weeds have major economic, environmental and social impacts in Australia, causing damage to natural landscapes, agricultural lands, waterways and coastal areas.

Page last updated: Tuesday, 30 June 2020