The Foundation supports a range of activities focused on environmental biosecurity, and in particular Myrtle Rust. We are supporting a Myrtle Rust Masterclass run by the Biosecurity Centre of Excellence at the Box Hill Institute to raise awareness and understanding … Dr Louise Shuey, Senior Forest Pathologist, Forest Production & Protection from the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Forestry Services is one of Australia’s leading experts on Myrtle Rust. Dr Shuey will be talking, and answering questions about Myrtle Rust: a pest that is widespread along Australia’s east coast and threatens native flora.

Please join the class either in person at the Box Hill Lilydale campus or online to learn about Myrtle rust in this 1-hour masterclass.

  • Event: Myrtle Rust Masterclass
  • Time: 11:00 am. 24-Sept-2019
  • Duration: 1 hr
  • Cost: Free
  • Open to: All


If you have any questions about this event or other activities run through the Biosecurity Centre of Excellence please contact:

  • Dr Mick Blake
  • Director, Biosecurity Centre of Excellence, Box Hill Institute, Lilydale, Victoria
  • M 0466 477 808 | P +61 3 8892 2530