Latest OEH media releases

Enjoy Kosciuszko but respect the snow and conditions

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) reminds visitors to Kosciuszko National Park to take safety precautions before venturing into the backcountry this snow season.

  • 17 Jul 2019

Smoke expected from Shoalhaven cultural burn

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is supporting a cultural burn in Triplarina Nature Reserve, West Nowra on Monday 15 July, weather permitting.

  • 15 Jul 2019

Light to Light Walk community consultation opens

Public consultation on the Light to Light Walk opens 12 July 2019.

  • 12 Jul 2019

First nations students use poetry to celebrate language and threatened species for NAIDOC

The Southern Highlands marked NAIDOC week (7-14 July) in a special way by bringing together Indigenous language poetry and threatened species conservation.

  • 11 Jul 2019

'Paddle our Parks' canoe tours explore Coffs Coast

'Paddle Our Parks' ranger-guided canoe tours are back for another season with the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS).

  • 11 Jul 2019

Latest ministerial media releases

New wave of funding for councils to manage NSW coasts and estuaries

Minister for Local Government Shelley Hancock today announced the NSW Government will invest almost $1.7 million to help councils and their local communities carry out projects to manage and protect NSW coasts and estuaries.

  • 02 Jul 2019

54 million park visitors to benefit from budget boost

Access to the State's vast network of national parks will be improved as part of a $149.5 million investment over four years in the 2019-20 NSW Budget.

  • 18 Jun 2019

NSW Government drives investment in clean energy

The NSW Government is driving investment in modern, reliable and affordable energy to help households with their energy bills and support renewable energy projects.

  • 18 Jun 2019

Solar and battery scheme to help reduce bills

NSW households are being encouraged to register their interest in the Empowering Homes program, which could save up to 300,000 households hundreds of dollars on their power bills.

  • 18 Jun 2019

NSW budget: Helping beat the winter chill with energy rebates for electricity and gas

Families across the state can stay warm and save money on bills this winter, thanks to a range of NSW Government programs helping to reduce energy costs.

  • 16 Jun 2019