Australia’s Worst Weed

August 29, 2023 8:32 am in by
Photo: AL Hedderly from Getty Images.

One of Australia’s worst weeds has made the Greater Bendigo region home.

Gorse weed is a dense, thorny shrub that is now a major agricultural weed in Tasmania and parts of Victoria.

Christina Boon, Communications and Community Engagement officer with the Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) says it has a major impact on the regions at the expense of our native vegetation.

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A Gorse Demonstration Day will be held in Chewton on Sunday the 3rd Sept, at Chewton Senior Citizens Hall.