Landholder conservation resources

Watch our videos to learn more about how best to manage weeds. Our Conservation Officer gives practical demonstrations with easy to understand advice on the following ecological restoration techniques:

Cut, scrape & paint


Safely mixing herbicide

Foliar spraying

Stem injection

Planting: the slurry technique

Cat's Claw Creeper Control

Safety notice

Please make sure you use all herbicides and equipment correctly and safely when following the instructions in these ecological restoration videos. Always wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment and protect your health and safety before undertaking work. Always read and follow the instructions on product labels and applicable safety data sheets.

Always make sure you are familiar with the plant species you are treating to confirm it is a weed species. Make sure you have all necessary approvals before starting any work. If you are unsure, not confident or need advice in relation to anything contained in the videos, please contact us, or engage a qualified and experienced ecological restoration contractor, before starting any work.


Council of the City of Gold Coast shall not be liable, to the extent permitted by law, for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss) or for any personal injury, loss or damage suffered or sustained in connection with any use of or reliance on any information contained in the videos including any products, product labels or Safety Data Sheets. Any use of, or reliance on, such information or products is at the risk of the user who accepts all risk, responsibility and liability for any loss, damage, cost or other consequence arising directly or indirectly from such use or reliance.