Latest OEH media releases

Morton National Park hazard reduction burns

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) intends to start hazard reduction burning in the Morton National Park this week, weather permitting.

  • 18 Feb 2019

Real time air quality monitoring in Orange goes live

A new $200,000 air quality monitoring station has been installed in Jaeger Reserve, Orange giving residents of the region access to real time data on air quality.

  • 15 Feb 2019

Cape Byron shines on for volunteers

After 22 years, Byron Bay locals, Bob and Wendy Levett will be saying farewell to their beloved Cape Byron Lighthouse after providing visitors with thousands of memorable experiences for over 2 decades.

  • 08 Feb 2019

Book a campsite now at Ganyamalbaa Camping Trial in Worimi Conservation Lands

From today, visitors can book a new and unique camping experience on the beach north of Newcastle at the Aboriginal-owned Worimi Conservation Lands, as part of the Ganyamalbaa Camping Trial.

  • 31 Jan 2019

Birthday with the Birds at Northern Tablelands lagoon

Bring your binoculars to this birthday with a difference, as Little Llangothlin Nature Reserve is about to celebrate a big number and you're invited to the party.

  • 18 Jan 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