Demonstrating Effective Blackberry Control Techniques

There are many ways to control blackberry, depending on your situation. The information below from a recently held event covers a range of control options including, chemical, pine oil and physical control. The Victorian Blackberry Taskforce and the Hepburn Shire Council hosted a successful event - ‘Demonstrating

GORSE MANAGEMENT – FIELD DAYS

Join the Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) at their upcoming demonstration field days. There will be practical demonstrations of best practice gorse removal and information on upcoming grants. Field Days will be held in Portland, Daylesford, Bellarine and the Bass Coast.   Register at https://vgtfielddays.eventbrite.com.au

VBT PROGRESS REPORT 2018

Our 2017-2018 Community Partnerships Program continues to support community-led action groups across the state to reduce blackberry in their local area.   The program funds groups to employ project officers to help drive their activities, which include mapping the location and extent of local blackberry infestations and

WHITTLESEA BLACKBERRY CONTROL FIELD DAY

The VBT and the Whittlesea and Surrounds Blackberry Action Group held a successful field day at Eden Park on 6 October. Land managers from Whittlesea and further afield watched a demonstration of a mulcher in operation on the canes of blackberry sprayed last year. While these