Latest Environment, Energy and Science media releases

Hazard reduction burn in Ben Boyd National Park

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) has lit a hazard reduction burn in Ben Boyd National Park, north of Eden, Friday 23 April 2021.

  • 23 Apr 2021

NPWS hazard reduction at Jervis Bay

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting an essential hazard reduction burn in Jervis Bay National Park today, Friday 23 April.

  • 23 Apr 2021

NPWS hazard reduction burn in Royal National Park

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), in conjunction the Rural Fire Service (RFS) and Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW), is conducting a hazard reduction burn in Royal National Park on Thursday 22 April.

  • 22 Apr 2021

Road resealing project to commence in Munmorah State Conservation Area

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is undertaking works to repair more than 3 kilometres of roads within Munmorah State Conservation Area.

  • 22 Apr 2021

Hazard reduction burn in Bouddi National Park

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) in conjunction with the Rural Fire Service is planning a hazard reduction burn in Bouddi National Park on Friday 23 April 2021.

  • 22 Apr 2021

Latest ministerial media releases

Mid-week is the new weekend in NSW national parks

Environment Minister Matt Kean today announced the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service is launching a special offer making mid-week trips the new weekend in the NSW wilderness.

  • 18 Apr 2021

More than $768,000 for Stockton Beach

The NSW Government has provided more than $768,000 to the City of Newcastle Council under the 2020-2021 Coastal and Estuary Grants Program.

  • 15 Apr 2021

More than $2.3 million for councils to manage their coastlines

The NSW Government today announced more than $2.3 million in coastal funding has been awarded to councils through the 2020-2021 Coastal and Estuary Grants Program’s planning stream which will provide assistance to councils in managing their coastlines.

  • 12 Apr 2021

Statement on Net Zero Emissions and Clean Energy Board

The purpose of the Net Zero Emissions and Clean Economy Board is to create jobs in low carbon industries and see the State reduce its emissions in ways that grow the economy.

  • 06 Apr 2021

Stricter air quality standards for energy from waste projects

New draft rules that ensure that energy from waste projects in NSW meet and exceed world best practice air quality standards, have been released by the NSW Government for community and industry feedback.

  • 31 Mar 2021