Latest OEH media releases

Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse Keepers’ Cottage re-open for holiday accommodation

Refurbished historic lighthouse keepers' cottages on the NSW mid-north coast have re-opened for short-stay accommodation, offering a unique holiday experience at the Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse at Seal Rocks.

  • 18 Dec 2018

Community set to celebrate new kayak launcher that has wheelchair users rollin' on the river

Innovation and recycling from the Moama community have combined in a fantastic new facility that brings kayaking to people with limited mobility.

  • 26 Nov 2018

1000 timber steps replaced as Fan's Horizon Track fully reopens Warrumbungle National Park

Warrumbungle National Park is fully operational again after the re-opening of the final walking track affected by the 2013 fire.

  • 26 Nov 2018

Watch out, turtles about!

If you fancy a spot of turtle spotting, now is the time to help monitor turtle activity on beaches on the NSW north coast.

  • 20 Nov 2018

National Parks calls for information on bow hunter turkey attacks

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is calling for information on two bow and arrow shooting attacks on native brush turkeys in the Byron Bay area.

  • 09 Nov 2018

Latest ministerial media releases

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

The bilbies are back

For the first time in more than a century, bilbies are running wild in a NSW conservation area.

  • 05 Dec 2018

$40 million for climate change protection

The NSW Government is investing more than $40 million to meet the challenges of climate change.

  • 26 Nov 2018