1. How much land does the Town of Bassendean manage?

    About 97 kilometres of road reserve and a significant amount of open space, including 20 hectares of natural bushland and 8,147m2 of garden beds. 

    2. When did Council ban the use of glyphosate?

    In April 2016, Council resolved to suspend the use of glyphosate on hard surfaces. 

    3. What are some non-chemical methods to treat weeds?

    Flaming or hot water-steaming or electrical weed control or thermal weed contro or biological weed control and physical control methods such mechanical weeding, whipper snipping, mowing, hand pulling, hand cutting and stripping.