Aboriginal rangers connect kids to Country in 360-degree videos
School children across NSW can climb inside the twisting branches of a giant strangler fig at Dorrigo National Park or scale the rushing waterfalls at Blue Mountains National Park with an Aboriginal ranger - without even leaving the classroom!
- 11 Oct 2017
Wildlife wardens wanted to protect feathered friends
Clarence Valley residents are being asked to volunteer during the shorebird breeding season to help protect local threatened species including Pied Oystercatchers.
- 11 Oct 2017
New research centre forging energy efficient future for NSW
NSW's first joint research hub driving innovative programs aimed at improving energy efficiency opportunities was launched in Sydney this week.
- 06 Oct 2017
Latest ministerial media releases
Free national parks vehicle entry on 8 October
Vehicle entry costs will be waived for the state’s 45 fee paying national parks on Sunday 8 October as part of National Parks and Wildlife Service’s 50th anniversary celebrations, NSW Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton announced today.
- 04 Oct 2017
NPWS firefighters home from Canada
Environment Minister, Gabrielle Upton congratulated National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) fire-fighting experts who have been returning from Canada over the past few days after helping with the recent wildfire emergency in British Columbia.
- 13 Sep 2017