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Orange-bellied Parrot (Neophema chrysogaster)



Species Action Statement

This species has been assigned to the Partnership species management stream under the Saving our Species program.

Justification for allocation to this management stream

Less than 10% of the species' total population occurs within NSW.

Conservation status in NSW: Critically Endangered
Commonwealth status: Critically Endangered

Management objectives

This action statement aims to secure critical populations of this species in NSW in the long-term.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

OEH is currently developing a targeted approach for managing Partnership species species. In the interim, the following management actions have been identified for this species.
  • Collate and enter data for a GIS register of all historic and current OBP habitats.
  • Conduct winter surveys and habitat searches.
  • Provide additional foraging and roosting habitat through management agreements and incentives.
  • Assist with coordination of volunteer surveys through provision of advice and support.

Are you or is someone you know doing conservation work for this species or in this area?

Contact us to tell us about the work. Your input will help OEH evaluate the status of threatened species and provide a broader picture of conservation work across NSW.