Fire ant information and community support on hand

Tweed Shire Council


Photo 1: Fire Ant info hub

Caption: Mayor Chris Cherry with NSW DPI staff Brook Hooson and Wendy Gibney at the information hub in Murwillumbah.

Photo 2: Fire Ant resin

Caption: Fire ants captured in resin to show the size of the pests. Fire ants are dark reddish-brown with a darker black-brown abdomen and are from 2 – 6 millimetres long. Report any sign of fire ants to the NSW DPI hotline on 1800 680 244.

Photo 3: Fire Ant Hub – Meredith Dennis

Caption: Tweed Shire Deputy Mayor Meredith Dennis finds out more about Murwillumbah’s 5km Fire Ant Movement Control zone at the information hub in front of Council Chambers in Murwillumbah.

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