Latest OEH media releases

Hazard reduction burn in Tarlo River National Park

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning a hazard reduction burn in the Tarlo River National Park, Thursday 18 April, weather permitting.

  • 17 Apr 2019

Ancestors return to the Hunter

The repatriation and reburial of 16 sets of Aboriginal Ancestors' remains in the Hunter Valley region has been completed.

  • 16 Apr 2019

Hazard reduction burn at Wrights Beach

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning a hazard reduction burn in the at Wrights Beach at Jervis Bay, 16 April, weather permitting.

  • 16 Apr 2019

Garawarra State Conservation Area Hazard Reduction Burn

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning a hazard reduction burn for the Garawarra State Conservation Area (SCA) on 17 April, weather permitting.

  • 16 Apr 2019

Water for the environment released to Mehi River in the Gwydir Valley, replenishing fish refuge pools

Native fish and river flows will benefit from a release of water for the environment into the Mehi River, downstream of Moree in the Gwydir catchment.

  • 15 Apr 2019

Latest ministerial media releases

A new national park for NSW

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has today announced a new national park for NSW - providing another significant boost for the State's koala population - along with a major new package that will improve access to existing national parks.

  • 04 Feb 2019

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