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Rising river alert - Snowy River below Jindabyne dam - August

Rising river alert - Snowy River below Jindabyne dam - August

Published: 26 August 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 Tuesday 3 September 2019.

Company fined $88k for unlawful creek front activities

Company fined $88k for unlawful creek front activities

Published: 23 August 2019

A company operating at Bundabah in the Port Stephens area was given the maximum penalty after being found guilty in Raymond Terrace Local Court on Thursday of four counts of unlawful activities on waterfront land.

New spots to go walkies with your fur babies

New spots to go walkies with your fur babies

Published: 23 August 2019

Calling all dog lovers! Now there are two more pup-friendly parks in western Sydney to explore with your fur-baby.

Young stars protect our night sky

Young stars protect our night sky

Published: 23 August 2019

The sky’s the limit for a team of young astronomers from Lidcombe Public School who will be recognised today for their efforts to protect the State’s starry night sky.

Green light for Martin Place metro towers

Green light for Martin Place metro towers

Published: 21 August 2019

Sydney’s CBD will be home to two new office towers, with the NSW Government approving the development above the future Martin Place Metro Station.

Pyrmont set for facelift

Pyrmont set for facelift

Published: 19 August 2019

The NSW Government has outlined its strategic vision for Pyrmont and the Western Harbour precinct as a vibrant residential, entertainment and innovation hub on the fringe of Sydney’s CBD.

$110 million Catherine McAuley Catholic College approved

$110 million Catherine McAuley Catholic College approved

Published: 16 August 2019

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment today approved the construction of $110 million Catherine McAuley Catholic College located in Medowie, approximately 36 kilometres from Newcastle.

Newcastle gas terminal given critical status

Newcastle gas terminal given critical status

Published: 14 August 2019

A Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal at Newcastle that could supply up to 80 per cent of NSW’s gas needs has today been declared Critical State Significant Infrastructure.

Have your say on new homes at 242-244 Beecroft Rd Epping

Have your say on new homes at 242-244 Beecroft Rd Epping

Published: 13 August 2019

The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is calling for community feedback on draft plans to develop the government owned land at 242-244 Beecroft Road, Epping, into a new residential development.

Have your say on Wilton's future

Have your say on Wilton's future

Published: 7 August 2019

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment invites the community to have their say on the draft Wilton Growth Area Development Control Plan (DCP).