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

Between Quicks Rd and the Garden of St Erth, both sides. Cape Broom/Gorse. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47172463798666, 144.2959141731322 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…

Skinners Rd

Weeds are worse towards the Simmons Reef Rd end Cape Broom/ Holly/Gorse infestation both sides of road. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47459413118817, 144.3016862869328 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020 On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From…

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…

Bates Road

Almost the whole road – both sides Broom and Gorse infestation on both sides of road throughout. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47392998529062, 144.31361675261965 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020 On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote in response: “From…

Golden Point Rd

Beyond the intersection with North Blackwood Rd Very heavy infestation of Gorse and Broom leading from intersection     through to the Watering Hole and the land adjacent. Also areas of Broom infestation leading from Caravan Park towards Ye Old Royal Mail. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.47527530033821,…

Whalebone Rd

Towards the end, near the start of the Lerderderg Track English Broom. Mature plants on both sides of the roadside. Mapping co-ordinates: -37.46683687962751, 144.31084871292734 Notified Shire of Moorabool on June 21, 2020 On July 11, 2020 Moorabool natural resource management officer Tom Miller wrote…