Wet weather prompts start of salt-marsh mosquito season

The Department of Health is urging people to protect themselves from mosquitoes, as numbers are expected to increase in coastal areas following last week’s high tide and local rainfall. Elevated numbers are expected to start around 14 November, with numbers expected to further increase over the next weeks until the arrival of the monsoon.

Read full media release on the NTG News Room site.

Contact: Sally Edwards

Phone: 0491 228 375

Last updated: 14 November 2017