The Illawarra District Weeds Authority (IDWA) has thirty (30) years’ experience in carrying out spraying operations. IDWA staff are fully trained and accredited under the Pesticides Act 1999 and have a sound working knowledge of the O.H and S Act 2000 and Work Health and Safety Act 2011. Vehicles and equipment are fully maintained by Kiama Council’s workshop.
The IDWA currently operates two modern 4WDs equipped with Quik-Spray retractable hose reels and pump with approximately 150 metres of nylon hose, coupled to a 600 litre fiberglass tank. The vehicles are equipped with hazard warning lights and roadside signage conforming to Australian Standards. The vehicles are also equipped with mobile phone and 2-way radio if required.
In addition the IDWA has various hand sprayers including knapsacks and gas guns.
Please refer to the current fees and charges notice for our rates.