Weed Spray Parks & Reserves
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The following parks will be having a Herbicide application on them from the 2 August - 3 September 2021 (weather pending).
St Leonards Park
Playing surfaces and surrounds being sprayed.
Sites are being treated for Pre-Emergent turf weeds / Post emergent control of broadleaf weeds and grasses in turf.
Spray is done at night / early morning to minimise impact to the public.
Residue of foam from the spraying is detergent base.
Herbicides used are:
Destiny Herbicide (Active Constituent: Iodosulfuron-Methyl-Sodium 100g/kg)
Pennmag Herbicide (Active Constituent: S-Metolachlor 960g/L)
Casper Herbicide (Active Constituent: Dicamba 500g/kg, Prosulfuron 50g/ kg)
MP Roots: Liquid fertiliser and organic enhancement for soil and turf
Signs will be displayed at each individual site for public awareness.
Any questions or queries can be directed to Peter Devlin – 9936 8100
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North Sydney's oldest continuous sports ground...
And our premier sportsground: North Sydney Oval.
St Leonards Park is on Miller Street, North Sydney. Buses run regularly along Miller Street, or the Park is a 15 minute walk up Miller Street from North Sydney railway station. Limited parking is available in the surrounding streets.
- Sports facilities include North Sydney Oval (and associated grandstands, lighting, changing rooms, toilets etc), the Bon Andrews Oval (and associated Cunningham Pavilion), netball courts, cricket nets, a cricket wicket, bowling greens and a clubhouse.
- The North Sydney Oval complex includes commercial/retail outlets, a childcare centre, a function centre and a Council depot.
- Dogs are welcome in St Leonards Park however they are not permitted on North Sydney Oval, the Bon Andrews Oval or within 10m of the playground or barbecues.
The first pavilion for spectators at North Sydney Oval was built in 1879. Read more about the ground here.