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Water

Hunter flood mitigation

2 August 2022

The NSW Government will invest $71.5 million to repair critical flood mitigation infrastructure in the Hunter Valley that has a proven track record of protecting the region.

Planning

Mucking in for National Tree Day

31 July 2022

Residents in NSW, particularly Greater Sydney, are encouraged to get their hands dirty and plant as many trees as possible on National Tree Day.

Crown land

Crown land holiday parks get top ratings from Tripadvisor

29 July 2022

Crown land holiday parks have earned badges of honour with a range of parks rated top ‘Travellers’ Choice 2022’ destinations by online travel platform, Tripadvisor.

Planning

Full steam ahead for Pyrmont revitalisation

29 July 2022

The NSW Government has cleared the way for development to start on four major sites within the Pyrmont Peninsula.

Planning

Call out to improve coastal design

29 July 2022

The Department of Planning and Environment is seeking to ensure coastal communities become more resilient under updated guidelines released today for public feedback.

Water

Certainty for the environment, farmers and water users

29 July 2022

There is more certainty for farmers and the environment after the NSW Government’s licensing and measurement reform became law in Water Sharing Plans for the Border Rivers and Gwydir Valleys.

Housing and property

Land iQ to deliver savings, speed up planning

28 July 2022

The NSW Government has introduced a new, world-first land-use tool set to speed up the planning system and save taxpayers millions of dollars a year.

Water

Tender awarded for Bega-Tathra water treatment plant

28 July 2022

Bega and Tathra will soon benefit from a safer and more secure water supply, with the tender for the new $20.8 million water treatment plant awarded to Laurie Curran Water Pty Ltd.

Water

New water treatment plant in the pipeline for Baradine

26 July 2022

Baradine is one step closer to a new water treatment plant with the NSW Nationals in Government committing $375,000 from its Safe and Secure Water Program to help fund its concept design.

Crown land

Aboriginal medical centre gets a new home

25 July 2022

The NSW Government has facilitated a Crown Land transfer for land in West Kempsey to the Kempsey Local Aboriginal Land Council to support Durri Aboriginal Corporation Medical Service’s plans for a new flood free home.

Water

More water for Wauchope

25 July 2022

The NSW Government is joining forces with Port Macquarie Hastings Council to fund a $5.5 million upgrade to the Wauchope Water Treatment Plant which will boost water security for more than 70,000 people across the region.

Water

Healthy fish, healthy rivers and healthy farms

25 July 2022

NSW farmers and native fish species will benefit from modern fish-protection screens, which will protect aquatic life as well as valuable farming equipment.