Bird lovers wanted to spot glossy black-cockatoos, from the comfort of their own home
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is calling on citizen scientists all over New South Wales to help identify which species are using specially-made glossy black-cockatoo nest boxes that were installed on Gundungurra lands in the Southern Highlands in May 2020, in response to the 2019-20 bushfires.
- 16 Nov 2021
Australian Energy Regulator appointed under Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap
The NSW Government has today appointed the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) as a regulator under the NSW Electricity Infrastructure Roadmap.
- 12 Nov 2021
Latest ministerial media releases
A way forward - final Kosciuszko wild horse plan released
The final plan for the management of wild horses in Kosciuszko National Park has been released providing certainty for local communities and for all who value the park's unique environment.
- 24 Nov 2021
Over $4 million for NSW coastal communities
Canterbury-Bankstown and Liverpool Councils are set to receive a combined total of more than $880,000 thanks to the NSW Government's latest round of grants under the Coastal and Estuary Grants Program, which is part of a more than $4 million investment into addressing significant coastal erosion and water quality concerns in NSW.
- 22 Nov 2021
New chopper to boost national parks bushfire response
The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) has welcomed the timely arrival of a new state-of-the-art helicopter to boost its capacity and help frontline firefighters prepare for and defend against bushfires.
- 20 Nov 2021
On ya bike! New cycling strategy open for consultation
The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is calling all cyclists to have their say on a draft cycling strategy so national parks can provide some of the best cycling experiences anywhere in the country.
- 20 Nov 2021