Get to know the European Wasp
The European Wasp Hotline is a free advice service. For eWasp nest reporting and treatment/removal advice, contact the eWasp Hotline.
The European wasp is an aggressive stinging insect.
The European wasp (Vespula Germanica) is an established pest in Australia.
The European wasp is identified by its black and yellow body, yellow legs, triangular markings on the abdomen, black antennae's. The European wasp is the same size as the European honeybee but the European w...
Latest video is our Senior Pest Officer treating a European wasp nest, very aggressive when the nest is disturbed.
Photo of the week
Image of the week is of a European wasp with a pea. Image provided by photographer Shane Lear, from Orange NSW region. If you have any insect images you would like displayed on our website, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.