European house borer - response video

Page last updated: Thursday, 20 April 2023 - 2:05pm

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This European house borer (EHB) video is aimed at increasing EHB awareness.

The comprehensive video below describes what EHB is, looks at the history of EHB, the research into EHB, what the signs are for infestation and what to do if you suspect an EHB infestation.

Please note that in WA the European house borer flight season is September to April.  Report suspect pests to the Pest and Disease Information Service, +61 (0)8 9368 3080.

Alternatively, watch this short 8 minute video to learn how you can help us to stop by spread of EHB and learn how to spot the signs of infestation:


Latest information about EHB can be found at or by contacting the Pest and Disease Information Service.

Contact information

Pest and Disease Information Service (PaDIS)
+61 (0)8 9368 3080