Latest OEH media releases

One Mile and Samurai Beach re-open following removal of whale carcass

The popular One Mile Beach and Samurai Beach at Port Stephens re-open today, following the removal of a large sperm whale carcass which washed-up on One Mile Beach earlier this week.

  • 19 Oct 2018

Hartley's heritage back on centre-stage

Whether you're a "Back to Hartley" event veteran or a newcomer, this must-do family day out is definitely worth adding to your calendar. This award-winning community event is scheduled to open its doors to hundreds of visitors on Sunday 28 October.

  • 19 Oct 2018

West Fest presents forum on heritage

Celebrate Sydney’s cultural heritage during West Fest with a forum about heritage, how it is changing and its future.

  • 16 Oct 2018

Whale removed from Wattamolla Beach

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) removed the whale carcass from the popular Wattamolla Beach, south of Sydney.

  • 26 Sep 2018

Free workshop to help Mid-Coast locals save on energy bills

Taree and Forster residents can go to a free workshop this week to get practical tips on saving energy to lower their energy bills.

  • 26 Sep 2018

Latest ministerial media releases

NSW grows its national park estate

The NSW Government is growing its national parks estate, adding over 4500 hectares to the network.

  • 17 Oct 2018

2018 a great year for clean beaches

NSW’s beaches have returned one of their cleanest years in nearly a decade, according to the latest state-wide annual Beachwatch report.

  • 14 Oct 2018

Chinese Friendship Gardens heritage listed

The iconic Chinese Garden of Friendship at Darling Harbour is to be heritage listed as the community comes together to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its opening.

  • 07 Oct 2018

Solar powers Green Globes Awards

A Sydney not-for-profit investment company that’s raised some $3 million to assist solar power installations cleaned up at tonight’s Green Globe Awards.

  • 04 Oct 2018

Conservation landholders earn millions

Wagga Wagga is one of 7 regions that will soon be participating in a program that has already converted some 11,000 hectares of private land into conservation areas.

  • 03 Sep 2018