Comment on applications

Submit comments on section 60 works applications made under the Heritage Act 1977 which are advertised.

Certain applications for works or activities are advertised when we or the Heritage Council decide that:

  • the proposal may materially affect the significance of the State Heritage Register item
  • it is in the public interest
  • the application has not already been advertised by a local council as part of an integrated development application.

Submit your comments online via the Heritage Management System public submissions page for any application on public exhibition listed here.

Title: Demondrille Junction railway ruins and signal box (SHR no. 01128).
'Notice is hereby given, under Section 61 of the Heritage Act 1977 that the Heritage Council of NSW has received an application (HMS ID 6344) for development at Main Southern railway, Murrumburrah NSW 2587, which is within the curtilage of the State Heritage Register item Demondrille Junction railway ruins and signal box (SHR no. 01128) made under the Heritage Act 1977.'

Applicant: Ms Ingrid Cook, NGH

Submissions opening date: 9:00 am 29 May 2024

Submissions closing date: 5:00 pm 19 June 2024

Description of the proposal as per the section 60 application form: Demolition of the Demondrille Railway Station Signal Box, in consideration of the asbestos containing material within the roof of the structure.

The Heritage Council of NSW invites written submissions regarding the proposal. Note that if a submission is made by way of objection, the reasons for objection must be specified in the submission. Unless you state otherwise, contents of your submission may also be provided to the applicant or other interested parties in some circumstances.

Hard copies of the documents may be inspected at the office location of Heritage NSW, Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water, Podium level, 4 Parramatta Square, 12 Darcy Street, Parramatta between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday (please note this is by appointment only).

Hilltops Council also has copies of the documents available for inspection at 3 East Street, Harden NSW 2587.

Submissions can be made from 29 May 2024 until 5:00 pm on 19 June 2024.

For enquiries, contact Manager Assessments, Major Projects, Heritage NSW on 02 9873 8500 or at