News: Parks

Rockingham’s foreshore secures PLA’s Community Facility of the Year Award

The City of Rockingham's Rockingham Beach Foreshore Revitalisation has been named Parks and Leisure Australia’s Community Facility of the Year at the association’s 2020…

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Nov 28, 2020 Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Ongoing improvements to facilities at Sydney’s Fairfield Showground

The redevelopment of the Fairfield Showground in western Sydney is moving forward with its new multipurpose amenities building now open and construction set to start on a new $10 million…

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Nov 27, 2020 Events / Parks / Play / Sport / Venues /


Governments collaborate on monitoring Australian Marine Parks

The Federal and South Australian Government have collaborated on a six-day expedition off the remote western coast of Kangaroo Island in South Australia to learn more about deeper marine…

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Nov 27, 2020 Education / Environment / Government / Parks /


Darwin Lord Mayor calls for immediate action on Climate Change to mitigate impacts on facilities and environment

Darwin Lord Mayor Kon Vatskalis has described Climate Change as an economic issue and Council’s leadership on this as critical to avoid irreparable damage to infrastructure including…

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Nov 26, 2020 Aquatics / Environment / Parks / Recreation /


Leading ecotourism businesses inducted into Ecotourism Australia’s Hall of Fame

In recognition for having been ECO certified for 20 years, ten of Australia’s leading nature-based tourism businesses were inducted into Ecotourism Australia’s Hall of Fame…

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Nov 25, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Victorian Government supports extension of Murray to Mountains Rail Trail

The Victorian Government is supporting an extension of the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail which is on track to deliver 25 kilometres of pristine trail by autumn next year and help the…

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Nov 24, 2020 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Inaugural Victorian Marine and Coastal Awards recognise marine and coastal advocates

The inaugural Victorian Marine and Coastal Awards has celebrated the dedication of those who enhance and protect Victoria’s coastal and marine environments. Victorian Minister for…

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Nov 24, 2020 Education / Environment / Parks /


Solar Power facility to be constructed for Tasmania’s Maria Island National Park

Tenders are now being called to design and construct a solar array and battery storage facility at Tasmania’s Maria Island. Tasmanian Minister for Environment and Parks, Roger…

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Nov 23, 2020 Environment / Parks / Technology /


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