Fruit fly in South Australia

Protecting our State from fruit fly starts in your backyard

South Australia’s current fruit fly outbreak continues to not only affect some of our favourite fruit and vegetables, but also thousands of local jobs, businesses and livelihoods.

And the threat could be thriving in your very own backyard.

Restrictions for your area

How the restrictions affect you

Travelling to the Riverland?

The law has changed! Avoid a fine.

Certain fruit and vegetables can no longer travel with you to the Riverland, with or without a receipt.

Stay informed


Call the Fruit Fly Hotline

Report suspected fruit fly or get answers to your fruit fly questions. The hotline is open 24 hours.

Page Last Reviewed: 29 Jul 2021
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