Victoria

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Victoria has a similar climate to that of New South Wales and South Australia. Its climate does however, vary from year to year. The usual climate will remain as a steady warm summer and a cool winter.
The capitol of Victoria, Melbourne, has been known to have quite a changing climate over the years with temperatures dropping lower than usual and also rising higher than usual. Droughts and heavy rains have also effected the climate and environment changes in Victoria.
Below is a chart with the information on pest seasons for Victoria and what product would be best used to combat these pests:

Flies are not considered a huge pest in Victoria due to the geographical location and temperature. When populations increase, which they sometimes do, it will always usually be in the summer months ranging between October and February. This does depend on the environment, however, large storms, strong winds, fires, temperatures all contribute to the number of fly populations falling during these months. 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 October to April. 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. They will also tend to come out during sunset and be a pest at night. 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 but are usually found to be a major problem between October and April. 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 Victoria. They will predominantly multiply in the months between October and April when the temperatures rise. General house ants have been more so an issue than other species due to home invasions on a regular basis. 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 rarely noticeable in the winter months. They tend to come out between October and April, hitting peak populations between January and February. 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 are rarely seen in Victoria due to the cooler climate. European wasps tend to multiply after a drought has occurred and paper and mud wasps can only be seen in the summer months. To protect your home against Wasps use Hovex Extra Strength Flying Insect Spray . Hovex The Australian Experts.

Spiders primarily come out in the summer and autumn months, usually between November and May. Red back spiders are usually the most common venomous spider that poses any threat to people. 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 usually breed and come out in the winter months between May and September. This coincides with their breeding patterns for a cooler temperature in cities such as Sydney 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.