News and Events

Community input sought on proposed land sale for Vietnam Veterans Hostel expansion

Community input sought on proposed land sale for Vietnam Veterans Hostel expansion

Published: 29 July 2019

Members of the community are invited to make submissions on an application by the Vietnam Veterans Keith Payne VC Hostel in Noraville to purchase Crown Land to expand its aged care facility.

New Consultative Group on NSW Burial and Cremation Services

New Consultative Group on NSW Burial and Cremation Services

Published: 29 July 2019

Interested members of the public are invited to apply for positions on a new Community and Consumer Consultative Group to provide input on the future of burial and cremation services in NSW.

New inclusive place to play in Parramatta

New inclusive place to play in Parramatta

Published: 25 July 2019

Everyone can play at one of Australia’s oldest parks with the opening of a new inclusive playground in Parramatta thanks to an investment of $1.5 million from the NSW Government.

Vineyard owner pleads guilty to eight charges of unlawful water take

Vineyard owner pleads guilty to eight charges of unlawful water take

Published: 23 July 2019

The owner of a vineyard on the NSW-Victorian border has pleaded guilty in the Land and Environment Court to unlawfully taking 1378 megalitres of water from the Murray River.

Feedback sought on NSW porous rock groundwater resource plan

Feedback sought on NSW porous rock groundwater resource plan

Published: 22 July 2019

NSW Deputy Secretary Water Jim Bentley today announced the draft Water Resource Plan for NSW Murray Darling Basin Porous Rock groundwater areas has been placed on public exhibition for community feedback.

Feedback sought on NSW fractured rock groundwater resource plan

Feedback sought on NSW fractured rock groundwater resource plan

Published: 22 July 2019

NSW Deputy Secretary Water Jim Bentley today announced the draft Water Resource Plan for NSW Murray Darling Basin Fractured Rock areas has been placed on public exhibition for community feedback.

Feedback sought on NSW intersecting streams surface water resource plan

Feedback sought on NSW intersecting streams surface water resource plan

Published: 22 July 2019

NSW Deputy Secretary Water Jim Bentley today announced the draft Water Resource Plan for NSW Intersecting Streams surface water areas has been placed on public exhibition for community feedback.

Rising river alert - Snowy river below Jindabyne dam

Rising river alert - Snowy river below Jindabyne dam

Published: 18 July 2019

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment today issued a ‘rising river alert’ for the Snowy River between Jindabyne Dam and Dalgety in southern NSW for Thursday 25 July 2019.

Have your say on Mangoola coal mine extension

Have your say on Mangoola coal mine extension

Published: 17 July 2019

The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is asking for community feedback on plans to extend open cut mining at Mangoola Coal Mine, around 20 kilometres west of Muswellbrook.

Feedback sought on Darling groundwater resource plan

Feedback sought on Darling groundwater resource plan

Published: 15 July 2019

NSW Deputy Secretary Water Jim Bentley today announced the draft Water Resource Plan for the Darling Alluvium groundwater areas has been placed on public exhibition for community feedback.