Northern Territory

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The Northern Territory is well recognized for it hot, humid, tropical climate with temperatures soaring above forty degrees on a regular basis during summer and struggling to drop below 30 during winter. With the climate comes a change of seasons for the insect pests that are located here. Breeding patterns change and so does the time of year that the insects can be primarily found.
Below is a chart with the information on pest seasons for the Northern Territory and what product is best suited to you to destroy it:

Bush flies are a major annoyance in the Northern Territory. They tend to become more prominent in the months between May and September when their breeding cycle multiplies ten fold. To protect your home against flies use Hovex Fly Coils, Hovex Green Fly Papers, Hovex Extra Strength Flying Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Mosquitoes in this region are a year around problem. Their numbers do however; dramatically increase in the months from March – July. This does also depend on the environment and where you are situated because the closer you are to water sources such as rivers, lakes, ponds or sometimes even swimming pools or a pets waterbowl, the more likely you will have a higher population of mosquitoes. Going further south to Alice Springs, mosquitoes are rarely an issue and are only seen after heavy rains. To protect your home against mosquitoes use Hovex Extra Strength Mosquito Coils, Hovex Extra Strength Crawling Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Cockroaches are a year round pest. Control of them can be kept by reducing the amount of food residue that is lying around and by keeping food preparation areas generally clean. To protect your home against Cockroaches use Hovex Extra Strength Crawling Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Ants can be found everywhere and all year round in the Northern Territory. They will predominantly multiply in the months between October and April when the temperatures rise. Fire ants have been considered to be a serious issue in the northern region with populations growing dramatically. To protect your home against ants use Hovex Ant Granules and Hovex Permethrin Ant Killer or Hovex Extra Strength Crawling Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Fleas are a year around pest in the Northern Territory that are extremely adaptable to most climates as long as they have a food source. Regularly check your pets, carpeting and any other fibrous surface for flea infestation. To protect your home against fleas use Hovex Ant Granules, Hovex Permethrin Ant Killer, Hovex Extra Strength Crawling Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Wasps can be found all year round. Paper and Mud wasps are the main ones considered as pests and will generally nest around a water source such as a pets waterbowl or swimming pool etc. To protect your home against Wasps use Hovex Extra Strength Flying Insect Spray . Hovex The Australian Experts.

Spiders are located everywhere in the state and don’t have specific seasons of breeding as they can be found all year round. They can be seen in crevices, rocks, and dark hidden areas, usually out of the way from the sun. To protect your home against Spiders use Hovex Extra Strength Crawling Insect Spray and Hovex 2 In 1 Outdoor & Indoor Surface Spray 2L. Hovex The Australian Experts.

Rodents almost usually come out in the winter months between April and October but have been noticed all year round. This coincides with their breeding patterns and allows for perfect environmental conditions for this reason. They will also tend to be located around food preparation areas such as kitchens, and will also be attracted to waste areas as well such as garbage bins.