Townsville City Council and Invasive Species Council call for state and federal assistance to tackle yellow crazy ant infestation

Zoe Thomas
By Zoe Thomas
Updated April 27 2022 - 2:24am, first published 12:51am
Yellow crazy ants are one of the world's worst invasive species attacking prey through spraying acid. Photo: John Tann.

Townsville and surrounding areas are in the grips of a severe yellow crazy ant infestation with the species now entering homes, backyards and decimating local wildlife.

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Zoe Thomas

Zoe Thomas

Journalist - North Queensland Register/Queensland Country Life

Northern based journalist at North Queensland Register and Queensland Country Life.

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