Australian Weeds Strategy 2017 to 2027

​​​​​The Australian Weeds Strategy provides a national framework for addressing weed issues whilst maintaining the profitability and sustainability of Australia’s primary industries and the reducing the impact of weeds on the environment.


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Australian Weeds Strategy 2017-2027 PDF 48657 KB
Australian Weeds Strategy 2017-2027 DOCX 48632 KB

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Twenty four submissions were received in response to the consultation draft of the Australian Weeds Strategy for 2017 to 2027.

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources and the Invasive Plants and Animal Committee would like to thank those who have provided a submission.

All submissions have been published unless marked ‘in confidence’ or where authors have not authorised publication of their submission on our website.

Published submissions may not meet Australian Government accessibility requirements as they have not been prepared by the department.

Submissions received during the process are listed below.


DocumentPagesFile size
Adelaide and Mounty Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board PDF 2102 KB
AgForce Queensland PDF 12570 KB
Alexander Arbuthnot PDF 7309 KB
Cotton Australia PDF 6697 KB
Council of Australasian Weed Societies PDF 5124 KB
Department of Tourism and Culture (Parks and Wildlife Commission, NT) PDF 6139 KB
Henry Detjen PDF 1358 KB
Leila Huebner PDF 4434 KB
Melodie McGeoch PDF 211.1 MB
Nature Conservation Society of South Australia PDF 3473 KB
North East Catchment Management Authority PDF 7618 KB
Office of Environment and Heritage (NSW) PDF 9445 KB
Peter Douglas PDF 3105 KB
Primary Industries and Regions South Australia PDF 83.0 MB
Richard Busby PDF 3141 KB
Ten Deserts Initiative PDF 2378 KB
Trevor Armstrong PDF 3118 KB
Victorian Blackberry Taskforce PDF 3106 KB
Last reviewed: 4 November 2019
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