Latest OEH media releases

Renovations for new facilities underway at Arakoon National Park

Visitors to Arakoon National Park on the Macleay Valley Coast will soon have new picnic, toilet and kiosk facilities with three major building renovations underway.

  • 21 Jun 2019

Wedding Cake Rock bolstered with new fence to help stop dangerous selfies

Construction has commenced on a new safety fence at Wedding Cake Rock, in Sydney's Royal National Park, to reduce the chances of people dying for a selfie.

  • 21 Jun 2019

Work continues to reopen local parks

Recovery work at Bald Rock, Boonoo Boonoo and Basket Swamp national parks near Tenterfield, is continuing with efforts focussed on making visitor areas safe to reopen.

  • 20 Jun 2019

Eco buildings program to create UK business opportunities

NSW is providing green leadership and sustainable innovation for Australia's commercial and public buildings by adapting the NABERS building rating system for use in the UK.

  • 19 Jun 2019

Reminder penalties apply for illegal firewood collection in national parks

Authorities are reminding people that collecting firewood from national parks, state conservation areas and nature reserves is illegal.

  • 18 Jun 2019

Latest ministerial media releases

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

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 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

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

Energy switch to slash gas bills from today

More than 1.3 million households across the State can now save potentially hundreds of dollars a year on gas bills thanks to an expansion of the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government’s popular Energy Switch service.

  • 03 Jun 2019