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The NSW Poisons Information Centre reports a sharp spike in ED presentations with mushroom poisoning

Conor Burke
By Conor Burke
Updated May 25 2022 - 10:12am, first published 10:00am
MAGIC: Local chef Scott Clapham is an avid mushroom forager and loves wandering the forest with the promise of a delicious meal at the end. But he'll only pick a mushroom if he's sure it's safe. Picture: Les Smith

Health authorities are urging the public to be careful when foraging after a sharp spike in hospitalisations due to the consumption of wild mushrooms.

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Conor Burke

Conor Burke

Journalist

Conor comes to Wagga from Sydney, where he worked for education and health publications. Originally from London, Conor is interested in your quirky story. Mobile: 0400 311 335 EMAIL: conor.burke@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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