November Weed Blitz
Media Release Date:30 October 2013
Get rid of those environmental weeds and we’ll provide the skips, that’s the message for hills residents this November.
Council will provide a Free Environmental Weed Tipping Day on Saturday 16 November as part of its Weed Blitz month.
Yarra Ranges Councillor Jason Callanan said skips would be available at Monbulk Recreation Reserve, Kallista Community House and Kalorama Memorial Reserve from 9am until 3pm.
Residents can bring their environmental weeds for safe disposal.
A full list of environmental weeds and advice on weed removal is available online at www.yarraranges.vic.gov.au/weeds or by calling the Environment Department on 1300 368 333.
Due to State Legislation, Council will be unable to accept Noxious Weeds, such as blackberry. For details on how to remove check out www.dpi.vic.gov.au/weeds.