Want to know more about the NSW Biosecurity Act 2015? Talk to us at the Henty Machinery Field Days 2018.

On 1 July 2017 the NSW Biosecurity Act 2015 commenced, supported by the Biosecurity Regulations 2017.

BIOSECURITY IS A SHARED RESPONSIBILITY and everyone needs to be aware of their General Biosecurity Duty.

Further info will be available at the Regional Weeds site at this years Henty Machinery Field Days (18, 19, 20 September 2018). Find us at Block D Site 127


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NSW Invasive Species Plan 2018-2021

The NSW Invasive Species Plan 2018-2021 has been released.

The Plan supports the NSW Biosecurity Strategy 2013–2021 and identifies key deliverables to help prevent new incursions, eliminate or contain existing populations and effectively manage already widespread invasive species. Its scope includes weeds, and vertebrate and invertebrate pests in terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments.

Note: our Red Guide Post initiative ...

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Upcoming training in our region : July – September 2017

Yanco Campus of Tocal College Shortcourse schedule from September – December 2017

2017 Name of course Location
13 September Working in confined spaces – Refresher Yanco
19-20 September SMARTtrain® chemical application (Level 3) Yanco
20 September SMARTtrain® Level 3 reaccreditation Yanco
21-22 September SMARTtrain® chemical risk management (Level 4) Yanco
26-27 September Chainsaw – Trim and cut felled trees (Level 1 chainsaw operation) Yanco
28-29 September Chainsaw – ...
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Animal Eco-Warriors

Environmental writer Nic Gill has written something unique – a children’s book with biosecurity as its major theme.

Animal Eco-Warriors tells the true stories of animals operating at the frontline, helping people resolve environmental problems. We meet biosecurity beagles at Hobart airport, sniffing out contraband that may harbour invasive species or diseases. We see Clay the terrier, making sure Tasman Island, the site of ...

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