If you live in an infestation zone:
If you live in an infestation zone there are a few simple things you can do to prevent the spread of yellow crazy ants into new areas:
—this is a known vector of spreading yellow crazy ants.
For a free inspection, call us on (07) 4241 0525. We will inspect and/or treat pot plants, outdoor furniture, machinery, play equipment and any other items before you re-locate them.
Associated with the Yellow Crazy Ant Eradication Program is the Kuranda Yellow Crazy Ant Taskforce. This Taskforce is a community-run organisation which assists the Wet Tropics Management Authority in managing the yellow crazy ant infestation in Russett Park, Kuranda. Volunteers are involved in all aspects of the program, including undertaking regular monitoring activities, completing surveys of the infestation area, and assisting in hand baiting of the infestation area.
You can volunteer with the Kuranda Yellow Crazy Ant Taskforce by calling (07) 4093 8989 or by joining their Facebook page.