About fruit fly

Queensland fruit fly 3As a home gardener you want to be able to effectively control and prevent pests that threaten your crops, including fruit flies. The basis to any effective pest control depends on knowledge of the pest.

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Be aware of the damage that fruit flies can cause to your crop, as well as the impacts it can have on you and Australia’s fruit production industries.



Learn about the fruit fly species that cause problems in the home garden.

Fly species

Life cycle

Understand the life cycle of fruit flies to help you more effectively tackle the pest in your home garden.

Life cycle

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