20 acre block beside the reservoir at Barry’s Reef

This block was acquired by Central Highlands Water in anticipation of a cancelled scheme to sewer Blackwood and Barry’s Reef. The block is choked with multiple weeds including Gorse, Broom, Blackberry and Holly. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.4580653621576, 144.28907990455366 Reported to Central Highlands Water on June…

Greenhills Rd

Along the sides and back of the cleared land near the nursery. Woody weeds infestation. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.50397242241509, 144.29327487945642 Reported to DELWP at the May 14, 2020 Blackwood Weeds Forum. DELWP response: As at June 24, 2020, DELWP was applying for funding for a…

Dales Creek boundary

A large area around the entire township. Woody weed infestation which is threatening the Wombat State Forest. Mapping co-ordinates (but extending both north and south): -37.521163278929514, 144.29752349853197 Reported to DELWP at May 14, 2020 Blackwood Weeds Forum. DELWP response: As at June 24, 2020…

Simmons Reef Rd

On the left-hand approach to St Erth. Heavy Blackberry infestation. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47597349227365, 144.29108619689688 Reported to Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020. On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From here, I’ll do some inspections to…

Simmons Reef Rd

West of Quicks Rd Old mining Pit filled with Blackberry. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.4726655373625, 144.29788827896454 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020 On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From here, I’ll do some inspections to confirm…

Handley St

The whole street Blackberry/Periwinkle/Cape Broom and Ivy on both sides of road. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47306147790259, 144.3032741546617 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020 On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From here, I’ll do some inspections…

Greendale/ Trentham Rd

Between Cann St and Simmons Reef Rd Heavy Blackberry and Holly infestation in water course. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47520718370286, 144.30501222610496 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020. On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From here, I’ll…

Old Golden Point Rd

Opposite Bates Rd Very heavy Blackberry and Gorse infestation. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.4759436915308, 144.31121349334194 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020. On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From here, I’ll do some inspections to confirm the…

Thurgoods Lane Barry’s Reef

(Specifically, 21 Thurgoods Lane) Gorse, Periwinkle and Blackberry. These weeds are generally present along the whole roadside, but are more prevalent near 21 Thurgoods Lane. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.45384104105295, 144.29418683051088 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020. On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource…