November 1st: Tackling Prickly Pests

10th October, 2017

Cactus Information and Demonstration Forum

You are invited to the cactus information and control demonstration forum on Wednesday 1 November 2017.

Location: West Swan Hall, corner of West Swan Road and Henley Street, Henley Brook, Perth. (Corner of West Swan Road and Henley Street, Henley Brook, Perth WA).
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm

The forum is designed to:

  • Raise awareness of weedy cactus.
  • Increase the reporting of cactus.
  • Encourage active and best practice control of declared cactus.

During the forum we will be launching “November Cactus Month” and the national Opuntioid Cacti Management Manual.

The forum will include presentations to increase your ability to identify different species and to understand the impacts as well as a live cactus display collection.

After lunch demonstrations of best control options have been planned at a location in Swan View, approximately 15 minutes’ drive from West Swan Hall.

You will have to provide your own transport to the demonstration site in the afternoon.
Morning tea and lunch will be provided. Please indicate dietary requirement.

Please RSVP to
Glen Coupar Biosecurity Officer
Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
9368 3956, 0438 905 125, [email protected]


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