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Queensland Fruit Fly Outbreak – Pike River West Movement of Produce

An outbreak of Queensland fruit fly was declared at Pike River West on 17 March 2022 as a result of fruit fly larvae being detected by PIRSA in homegrown fruit. This detection also impacts the exisiting reinstatement dates for the Renmark West and Pike River Riverland Queensland fruit fly outbreaks.
The earliest anticipated reinstatement date for the Pike River West outbreak is 16 November 2022.

The attachment below outlines the possible reinstatement date and maps of the suspension areas.

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