Latest OEH media releases

New picnic shelter for Little Bay

A 50 year-old picnic shelter at Little Bay in the Arakoon National Park will be replaced after a safety assessment found concrete cancer had made parts of its concrete roof crumble.

  • 13 Jan 2019

Explore our Coffs Coast parks by canoe

Jump aboard a canoe this summer holidays for a National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) ranger-guided canoe tour of the Coffs Coast waterways.

  • 03 Jan 2019

Help make it a great new year for rare birds

National Parks rangers on the NSW south coast want beachgoers to take care around wild bird nesting sites this holiday season.

  • 02 Jan 2019

Clarence Valley Council to pay $300,000 for removal of culturally significant scar tree

Clarence Valley Council has been ordered to pay $300,000 after pleading guilty to destroying a scar tree which is culturally significant to Aboriginal people in Grafton and the Clarence Valley.

  • 28 Dec 2018

Brunswick Heads Nature Reserve gets family-friendly with alcohol-free days

Brunswick Heads Nature Reserve near Ocean Shores will again be an alcohol-free zone on Boxing Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day and Australia Day.

  • 19 Dec 2018

Latest ministerial media releases

Brewing up energy savings

The NSW Government is offering businesses funding under an energy efficiency program that will slice thousands of dollars a year off their power bills.

  • 30 Dec 2018

Air conditioner upgrade saves millions

Households wanting to upgrade or install new air conditioners can get discounts of up to $1000 under a NSW Government plan designed to increase the number of energy efficient units in the marketplace.

  • 18 Dec 2018

Figure Eight Pools risk warning

A new warning system is in place for one of the State's most dangerous yet attractive tourist hot spots - the Figure Eight Pools at Royal National Park.

  • 12 Dec 2018

Gap Bluff decision

The NSW Government has decided not to proceed with a proposal by Gap Bluff Hospitality to build a commercial function and wedding centre at South Head.

  • 11 Dec 2018

The bilbies are back

For the first time in more than a century, bilbies are running wild in a NSW conservation area.

  • 05 Dec 2018