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This could cost you $400

0 Comments 14 April 2016

Madeira Vine could cost you $400

Madeira Vine (Mignonette Vine) is a ‘notifiable weed’ which means it must be reported to Council.

Madeira VineI spotted this, left,  on the northern side of the boardwalk, then had it identified.  This is a very serious weed.

It’s hard to believe it could get this big, and in flower, without it being reported earlier.

 

 

Mignonette VineBio-security came out and I showed them where it was.

They were shocked as it’s clear that it has grown from dumped rubbish.  They will return and do a full survey of the surrounding area looking for any spread.

Mignonette VineIf YOU dumped it you have caused a nightmare.  Shame on you.

There is a $400 fine for dumping rubbish.

 

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