Australian plague locust - image gallery

A selection of photos from current and past locust plagues. A form to allow the public to add their own photos to the gallery will be available soon. In the meantime, if you have a photo that you would like to add, please contact

Please see copyright notice and links to high resolution images below.

Copyright notice

The following notice applies to the locust gallery images (above) and hi-res images (below) owned by Industry & Investment NSW (I&I NSW):

I&I NSW photographs from this locust photo gallery may be reproduced and used for in-house, educational and non-commercial purposes without further permission.

You must obtain separate permission to use the photographs for advertising, commercial promotion or any other commercial purpose.

Please acknowledge the source of the photograph as given in the caption, or in the absence of any other attribution, acknowledge Industry & Investment NSW.

For images owned by organisations/people other than I&I NSW

See more specific image copyright information.

High resolution versions

High resolution versions of most of the images in the gallery are available here: