Latest Environment, Energy and Science media releases

Hazard reduction burn in Cudgen Nature Reserve

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting a hazard reduction burn on Thursday 6 August in Cudgen Nature Reserve.

  • 05 Aug 2020

Hazard reduction burn for Kirramingly Nature Reserve

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will commence a hazard reduction burn Thursday 6 August in Kirramingly Nature Reserve, south-west of Moree.

  • 05 Aug 2020

Hazard reduction burn in Garby Nature Reserve on North Coast

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) in conjunction with Rural Fire Service (RFS) is planning a one-day hazard reduction burn at Garby Nature Reserve on the northern beaches of Coffs Harbour near Mullaway on Thursday August 6.

  • 05 Aug 2020

Large hazard reduction burn for Guy Fawkes River National Park

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will commence a hazard reduction burn Thursday 6 August in Guy Fawkes River National Park.

  • 05 Aug 2020

Hazard reduction burn in Kooyong State Conservation Area

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting a hazard reduction burn on Wednesday 5 August in Kooyong State Conservation Area.

  • 04 Aug 2020

Latest ministerial media releases

NSW's first coastal management program certified

The NSW Government has officially certified City of Newcastle’s Coastal Management Program (CMP) for Stockton.

  • 08 Aug 2020

Rare bird bonanza after Lachlan water boost

Thousands of birds in Lachlan wetlands have found refuge from drought and are now thriving, thanks to NSW and Commonwealth environmental water flows.

  • 25 Jul 2020

New England to light up with second NSW Renewable Energy Zone

New England will become a NSW powerhouse, with the NSW Government today announcing a $79 million plan to develop a second, massive 8,000 MW Renewable Energy Zone (REZ) in the region.

  • 10 Jul 2020

Koalas, birds and boardwalks - Coffs Coast national parks booming

With a $275,000 boardwalk project planned for Muttonbird Island and more than 3500 new koala feed trees growing in Bongil Bongil National Park, the Coffs Coast’s national parks are flourishing.

  • 09 Jul 2020

Cudgen Nature Reserve expanded to protect more koala habitat

The NSW Government has acquired an additional 89 hectares of land to expand Cudgen Nature Reserve and aid the recovery of the Tweed koala population.

  • 09 Jul 2020