Public notice

Notice of spraying operations

Saturday 2 March 2024

Otago Regional Council contractors will be spraying herbicide in sections of the Kyeburn River.

The spray will be applied by helicopter, and only vegetative regrowth of willow, broom and gorse will be targeted.

Holders of known water takes will be advised separately of these operations.

Actual dates of spraying will depend upon weather and contractor availability. Spraying is planned to commence on 11 March 2024, and will be complete by the end of April 2024.

The river affected is:

  • Kyeburn River from Danseys Pass Road to Scott Lane

A map of the area to be sprayed is available on ORC’s website at

For any enquiries, please contact or call 0800 474 082.

Public notice of spraying as written above