Notification of Pesticide Use 9/10/2012 to 2/11/2012

Lord Howe Island Board Staff will be spraying pesticide from Tuesday 9 October 2012 to Friday 2 November 2012, weather permitting, in the following locations:


  • All Board buildings and residences
  • Road verges ad reserves
  • Picnic areas
  • Playground
  • Cemetery
  • Jetty area
  • Hospital
  • Aerodrome


Spraying will occur between 7.00am - 3.30pm

Pesticide: Spearhead

Active Constituent: 20g/L Clopyralid, 15g/L Diflufenican, 300g/L MCPA

For treatment of clover, bindii and broadleaf weeds.

For further information please contact Hank Bower, Manager Environment/World Heritage, Lord Howe Island Board on 02 65632066 or