Why it’s bad
Camphor Laurel’s toxic chemicals poison local fauna and suppress competition from native plants. Colonises disturbed waterways, becomes dense forest.
Saplings can be cut at ground level and the stumps painted with herbicide. Larger trees need professional crews.
Brown Myrtle, or any of the local Cryptocarya species especially Three-veined Laurel Cryptocarya triplinervis. Also Murrogun, Pepperberry, Jackwood and Glossy Laurel.