Fact sheets and Resources
In recent years Queensland Fruit Fly has become widespread throughout the region and many gardeners have been distressed at losing their home grown fruit to fruit fly each year.
The 7000th tree – a very large white mulberry tree – was recently removed from Ann Grivec’s property
in Mildura. While Ms Grivec loved the tree, it had become a big problem and she was unable to manage it.
Read Ann's story here.
Greater Sunraysia Pest Free Area’s free tree removal program has been successful in helping residents who have struggled to manage their trees for Queensland fruit fly (QFF).
Kathy O’Donnell planted a Nectarine tree five years ago with the vision of one day walking out her backdoor, picking and enjoying her own beautiful Nectarines. However after years of not one piece of edible fruit, Kathy’s disappointed had turned into incredibly frustrated and the free tree removal program was just want she needed.