News: Parks

New Western Sydney National Park welcomes return of locally extinct species

One of the largest new National Parks created in western Sydney in over a decade will see quolls, bettongs and the brush-tailed phascogale among locally extinct species making a historic…

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Sep 26, 2021 Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Lower Blue Mountains to have its first accessible bushland track

As part of a $2 million upgrade, the lower Blue Mountains is set to have a fully accessible bushland track from Lapstone Zig Zag Walking Track to Siding Lookout, opening up the natural…

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Sep 24, 2021 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Consultation underway on new marine park for Western Australia’s south coast

The Western Australian Government's ‘Plan for Our Parks’ initiative has opened consultation on a proposed marine park for the State’s south coast - extending from…

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Sep 24, 2021 Government / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Community input invited on Shoalhaven Heads erosion prevention strategies

With significant erosion occurring at Shoalhaven Heads impacted by the recent hazardous ocean conditions, Shoalhaven City Council is preparing Coastal Management Programs (CMPs) for the…

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Sep 24, 2021 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Safety /


Marine conservationists partner with Indigenous Rangers to rescue endangered sawfish

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has partnered with the Northern Land Council’s Malak Malak Rangers, and Charles Darwin University (CDU) to support a long-running and…

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Sep 24, 2021 Education / Environment / Parks /


New playspace at Stamford Park designed to co-exist with wetlands

An adventure play precinct built as part of the redevelopment of Stamford Park Parklands – an expansion of the Melbourne Water wetlands – has been sensitively designed to…

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Sep 23, 2021 Design / Environment / Parks / Play / Recreation /


Visitor centre to be constructed at Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens

Construction of a new Biodiversity Visitor Centre is being planned for the Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens, adding to the city’s tourism assets and expanding the appeal of the…

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Sep 23, 2021 Education / Parks / Recreation / Venues /


KOMPAN Australia names new Managing Director

Industry-leading playground and outdoor fitness equipment manufacture KOMPAN has announced the appointment of Justin Edwards as its new Managing Director for Australia. Regarded as one of…

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Sep 22, 2021 Parks / Play / Recreation /


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