Weeds and pests
Weeds and pest animals are found throughout Port Stephens. It's our responsibility to control priority weeds on Council owned and managed land and support our community to do the same by providing advice and information.
Find out about priority weeds in Port Stephens, including what they look like, their impact and how to control them. Get help in identifying weeds and pests.
Protecting Port from weeds
It's our responsibility to manage weeds and pests on Council owned or managed land. Find out about pesticides and herbicides we use, aquatic weed treatments and our Biosecurity role.
Find out which animals are considered pests in Port Stephens and who is responsible for managing pests on private and public land.
You are responsible for pests or weeds found on your property. Find out your obligations under the Biosecurity Act and how you can help protect Port Stephens from weeds and pests.