A loud buzzing noise in the ceiling of a Canberra house a couple of weeks ago resulted in the discovery of a 40 cm European wasp nest and a pest controller in full bee suit attacked by wasps tumbling out of the ceiling cavity.
eWasp2021-11-21T17:36:48+11:00November 21st, 2021|Comments Off on The buzz on European wasps comes with a sting for Canberrans
With wasp season commencing there’s a buzz around a new app from the Transport Canberra and City Services’ wasp specialists which is being used to warn Canberrans about potential hotspots as the region warms up.
eWasp2020-09-26T14:13:27+10:00August 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Canberrans start to feel the sting as wasp season approaches
Authorities in ACT are warning that ‘super nests’ containing up to 10,000 European wasps each could emerge in Canberra this season, following a significant increase in the number of nests being reported.
eWasp2018-11-10T10:04:17+11:00March 1st, 2018|Comments Off on European Wasp Threat in ACT
'Super nests' of European wasps feared in Canberra this season January 16, 2018 Lachlan Roberts Authorities are warning that "super nests" of up to 10,000 European wasps each could emerge in Canberra this season, with a big jump [...]
eWasp2018-08-03T13:01:06+10:00January 16th, 2018|Comments Off on ‘Super nests’ of European wasps feared in Canberra this season
Be alert and alarmed: the European wasp hotspots in Canberra November 11, 2017 Ian Bushnell As the weather warms up, so are the European wasp (eWasp) hotspots, with the aggressive stinging insects stirring from their winter slumber to [...]
eWasp2018-07-08T03:57:39+10:00November 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Be alert and alarmed: the European wasp hotspots in Canberra