Centennial Park Lands

Noxious Weed Management in the Centennial Park, Queens Park & Moore Park- for Centennial Park & Moore Park Trust, 1997-99

As a sub-contractor to Australian Water Technologies (AWT) Environment, Science & Technology (ES&T) "Bettersafe" was involved in the control and management of all noxious terrestrial weeds in a large urban parkland precinct in Sydney (Centennial, Project - Centennial ParklandsMoore and Queens Parks).

The parklands has been rehabilitated using integrated weed management techniques (cultural weed control and mechanical weed control). The weeds involved were: Green Cestrum (Cestrum parqui), Lantana (Lantana camara), Blackberry (Rubus sp.), Pellitory (Parietaria judaica) and Pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana).

Aquatic Weed Management in Centennial Park- for Centennial Park & Moore Park Trust, 1997-2000

As a sub-contractor to Australian Water Technologies (AWT) Environment, Science & Technology (ES&T) "Bettersafe" was involved in the control and management of large infestations of noxious, floating aquatic weeds- Water Hyacinth and Salvinia in one of Centennial Park's ponds (i.e. Kensington Pond) using an integrated approach (herbicides and mechanical harvesting).

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Sydney Airports Corporation & The Botany Wetlands