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Biosecurity Advisory 8/2019 - Independent review of the Queensland Fruit Fly response has now commenced

The 2018-2019 Queensland fruit fly(QFF) response was the largest biosecurity response in Tasmania’shistory. 


An Independent Review into theTasmanian QFF incursion and response has now commenced.  The aim of theReview is to consider the lessons learnt to ensure that Tasmania is best placedto manage the risk which QFF poses to our horticultural industries.


Written submissions for the Review cannow be lodged until 31 May 2019 to Fruit.Fly.Review@dpipwe.tas.gov.au


Public meetings will be held inJune/July 2019, with the final report to be finalised by year end.  


For more information about theReview and for further instructions on how to make a submission pleasevisit:

https://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/biosecurity-tasmania/about-biosecurity-tasmania/independent-review-of-the-queensland-fruit-fly-response ​​