News: Parks

New Heat Mitigation Strategy launched to cool down Darwin

A new strategy launched today focuses on helping people experience the best of Darwin’s lifestyle by mitigating the seasonal impact of Darwin’s hot and humid climate. The…

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Dec 3, 2021 Design / Environment / Parks / Recreation / Wellness /


New Zealand recreation organisations release new campaign encouraging outdoor activity

Two of New Zealand’s leading outdoor recreation organisations - Recreation Aotearoa and Sir Peter Blake Marine Education and Recreation Centre (MERC) – have partnered in…

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Dec 2, 2021 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Wellness /


Queensland Government acquires Currumbin land for future Eco-Parkland

148 hectares of land at Currumbin on the Southern Gold Coast has been secured by the Queensland Government for transformation into one of Australia’s biggest eco-parklands. Friends…

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Dec 2, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Government / Parks / Tourism /


National Geographic recognises Adelaide as a top sustainable destination city

The latest National Geographic Traveller has named Adelaide as one of the world’s best sustainable destinations for 2022 - one of only two Australian destinations to…

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Dec 1, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Parks /


New Sydney CBD walking trail planned to connect major tourism locations and attractions

Plans are being developed by the NSW Government to create an urban walking trail stretching along Sydney’s Harbour foreshore from Lady Macquarie’s Chair, past the Opera House…

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Dec 1, 2021 Attractions / Design / Parks / Recreation / Tourism /


Phillip Island Little Penguin Parade celebrates 100 Year Milestone

Phillip Island Nature Park and the very popular little penguins − were put on the map as a must-see experience 100 years ago. Locals began gathering casually on the Summerland…

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Nov 30, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Parks / Tourism /


Decade-long campaign sees Munga-Thirri-Simpson Desert declared Australia’s largest national park

Following a decade-long campaign to protect the area from exploration by fossil fuel companies, the Munga-Thirri-Simpson desert has been declared Australia’s largest ever national…

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Nov 30, 2021 Environment / Government / Parks /


Parks and Leisure Australia recognise Nick Cox for long term support

Celebrating the achievements of the parks and recreation industry, Parks and Leisure Australia (PLA) has announced its 2021 Awards of Excellence winners, with Belgravia Leisure Chief…

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Nov 26, 2021 Aquatics / Marketing / Parks / Play / Recreation /


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