Pet owners encouraged to help local wildlife in national parks
Local residents and visitors to the Clarence Valley region are being asked to help protect local wildlife by leaving their pets at home when heading to Angourie Bay picnic area and Back Beach.
- 13 Aug 2019
Volunteers can solve conservation crime scenes, from the luxury of their living rooms
For the sake of an endangered outback species this Science Week, it’s hoped that many hands really do make light work, with citizen scientists urged to lend a hand from the luxury of their living rooms.
- 12 Aug 2019
Slacklining rope puts helicopter rescues at risk in Budderoo National Park
A high-tension slacklining rope was left suspended across Gerringong Falls overnight at the end of July, causing a potential hazard for helicopter rescues.
- 12 Aug 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