Weed control


Weeds are a major threat to indigenous vegetation on the peninsula.

General Weed Information
You can download the Mornington Peninsula Shire’s weed guide here

Karamu is an invasive weed from New Zealand which is incredibly invasive in the Main Ridge/Red Hill/Flinders area.
It can be easily confused with Muttonwood, which is a relatively rare, indigenous plant.
Download our brochure for more information and be sure you’re certain before you start removing Karamu plants!
Karamu Lookalikes in Need of Protection Article (2)