2010 August: Kilmore East (Vic). Pesticide: Simazine

2010: Victoria’s highest reading for Simazine 20ug/L located in a farm dam located East of Kilmore East, draining a recently clearfelled pine plantation owned by Midway Plantations Pty Ltd. Thousands of tonnes of silt also washed into dam.


Mr Speechley told The Age he was concerned about the impact on his property and health, and was concerned it may impede his ability to sell cattle that drank from the creek.