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Water

Rising river alert – Snowy River below Jindabyne Dam, 4 July 2022

4 July 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 Thursday 14 July 2022.

Crown land

Boost for men’s sheds in Lismore region

4 July 2022

Two men’s sheds in the Lismore area have been given a boost.

Planning

Alfresco in winter

1 July 2022

Alfresco dining has been such a hit that the NSW Government is extending its temporary measures for another 18 months, to further support the hospitality industry.

Housing and property
Planning

Policy changes to boost housing diversity

1 July 2022

The Government is making it easier to build more affordable and diverse housing across NSW.

Water

New water allocations reflect record rainfall in recent months

1 July 2022

The opening water allocations for NSW licenced water users reflect the significant turnaround from drought conditions to an abundance of water across the state.

Water

Metro water sharing plans open for feedback

30 June 2022

The NSW Government is inviting the community, water users and other key stakeholders to have their say on two draft replacement water sharing plans for Greater Sydney.

Housing and property

Affordable housing at heart of Sydney Olympic Park 2050 vision

30 June 2022

The NSW Government is setting a bold target for the future of Sydney Olympic Park to become Sydney’s Beating Green Heart, with a commitment for more than half of all housing at the Park to be diverse, innovative and affordable by 2050.

Water

Tender awarded for new Eurobodalla Dam

29 June 2022

Eurobodalla is one step closer to having a new 3,000 megalitre off-river water storage dam next to the Tuross River, after the tender for construction was awarded to Haslin Construction.

Water

Turning the tap on for Safe and Secure water

29 June 2022

Communities in regional and remote NSW are set to benefit from increased water security through a further $369.6 million investment in the Safe and Secure Water Program in the 2022-23 Budget, including $90 million in new money.

Water

Safe and reliable water for Finley

29 June 2022

The community of Finley will soon have greater access to safe, secure and reliable water with construction now underway on a $6.6 million upgrade to its water treatment plant.

Water

Cutting red tape for water licences

28 June 2022

Applying for water licences is set to be transformed with the NSW Government allocating $14.8 million in the 2022-23 Budget to modernise and improve water licensing and approvals processes.

Crown land

Vital community hub to stay open

25 June 2022

The NSW Government has secured the future of Inner West icon - the Addison Road Community Centre following an investment to upgrade the heritage-listed building’s facilities.