Official launch on 1 November
This forum will include presentations on identifying different cactus species and understanding the impacts of cacti infestations. There will be a live cactus display, and after lunch demonstrations of best control options at a location in Swan View.
A new national best practice manual for Opuntioid cacti will also be launched at the forum.
Location: West Swan Hall, corner of West Swan Road and Henley Street, Henley Brook, Perth.
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm. Morning tea and lunch will be provided.
RSVP: Glen Coupar, DPIRD Biosecurity Officer, 9368 3956, mob: 0438 905 125, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate dietary requirements.
Become involved in Cactus Month
Keep an eye out for cactus!
Spot – record – report – control
Cactus Month provides an opportunity for you to:
- Educate yourself on which cactus plants are declared. Declared cactus pose a serious threat to both agricultural production and the environment.
- Report any suspected sightings of declared cactus to DPIRD.
- Take part in Cactus Month events, including workshops and community control activities.
- Use your new knowledge to control any declared cactus on your property.
Keep checking these web pages for information on Cactus Month activities and additional educational materials.