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Environment

Metal recycler fined $250,000

26 May 2022

A metal recycler in Sydney’s west has been fined $250,000 after pleading guilty to breaching the approval conditions of its facility.

Water

Upper Murrumbidgee environmental flows to commence late June

26 May 2022

The first of three planned high-flow water for environment releases to the Upper Murrumbidgee River will begin on Thursday 23 June, followed by one in late July and the final release in mid-October 2022.

Water

Rising river alert: Snowy River below Jindabyne, 31 May 2022

23 May 2022

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment today issued a ‘rising river alert’ for the Snowy River between Jindabyne Dam and Dalgety in southern NSW for Tuesday 31 May 2022.

Crown land

New seawall to improve Kiama Harbour walk

23 May 2022

Work is underway on a new seawall that will be installed at Kiama Harbour to safeguard the foreshore for future generations, and an accessible waterside walk that will be upgraded, under a $2.1 million investment by the NSW Government.

Planning

Former gaol re-invented as boutique hotel

18 May 2022

A former gaol on the Southern Highlands is set to be transformed into a unique hotel and entertainment precinct.

Crown land

Tibooburra Aerodrome soars to new heights

16 May 2022

One of the state’s most remote airstrips has been upgraded, to support outback communities and services including the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

Crown land

Aboriginal land claim approved on historic Yasmar site

16 May 2022

One of Sydney’s most prominent and historic sites will be part-owned by the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council following the completion of an Aboriginal land claim.

Crown land

Take me home country roads

16 May 2022

Regional tourism in NSW is set to grow with a $28 million upgrade to Reflections Holiday Parks, which manages some of the best tourist parks in the state, giving grey nomads, families and holidaymakers the chance to see what NSW has to offer.

Crown land

Exciting new opportunities for Wallabadah racecourse

14 May 2022

Wallabadah Racecourse has been given a new lease on life after the NSW Government approved an expanded use of the Crown land reserve for a range of community events.

Water

More security for coastal farmers

13 May 2022

Farmers and landholders who have coastal-draining properties will have greater water security following the NSW Government’s harvestable rights increase coming into effect today.

Crown land

Prince Alfred bridge memorial concept unveiled

13 May 2022

The NSW Government has released a recommended proposal to memorialise the former Prince Alfred bridge timber viaduct at Gundagai, which is on exhibition for community feedback until 31 May.

Crown land

Temporary accommodation sites secured for flood-affected communities

13 May 2022

Nine temporary accommodation sites have been secured by the NSW Government across the Northern Rivers region to house flood-affected residents, with more to come.