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Applications Open for $14 Million Crown Reserve Improvement Fund

Applications Open for $14 Million Crown Reserve Improvement Fund

Published: 4 June 2020

Crown land managers and community groups that use Crown land are invited to apply for a share of $14 million in grants to upgrade and maintain community facilities and reserves across NSW.

Operation Drawdown to target overextracting bores in Griffith area

Operation Drawdown to target overextracting bores in Griffith area

Published: 3 June 2020

The state’s water regulator will be visiting properties with bores in the Griffith area in mid-June after a ‘desktop audit’ found almost 10 per cent of bores in the area may be extracting more water than allowed.

Free course for volunteer Crown Land managers

Free course for volunteer Crown Land managers

Published: 2 June 2020

The NSW Government is offering a free course run by the Australian Institute of Company Directors for people who are existing or potential Crown Land managers.

NSW Showgrounds gets $12.5 million kickstart

NSW Showgrounds gets $12.5 million kickstart

Published: 29 May 2020

Hundreds of shovel-ready projects can get underway to repair and renew showgrounds across the State thanks to $12.5 million in funding from the NSW Government.

Thousands of new trees to be planted across greater Sydney

Thousands of new trees to be planted across greater Sydney

Published: 27 May 2020

The NSW Government is investing nearly $5 million to plant thousands of new trees across Greater Sydney to expand the city’s green canopy in partnership with Greening Australia and Landcare NSW.

More planning projects to propel future of NSW

More planning projects to propel future of NSW

Published: 22 May 2020

NSW will lead Australia to economic recovery, with the NSW Government today announcing another 24 priority projects, including a new retail centre, industrial precincts, three new schools and the relocated Sydney Fish Markets, that could inject more than $5.37 billion into the State’s economy.

Construction and jobs boom for Western Sydney

Construction and jobs boom for Western Sydney

Published: 21 May 2020

Western Sydney is set for a further construction boom, with two more projects getting the green light today through the NSW Government’s Planning System Acceleration Program.

Snowy 2.0 approved: multi-billion dollar boost for regional NSW

Snowy 2.0 approved: multi-billion dollar boost for regional NSW

Published: 21 May 2020

Up to 2,000 new jobs will be created and $4.6 billion will be injected into regional NSW with Australia’s biggest energy storage project getting the go-ahead today from the NSW Government.

Snowy water licence amendments open for public exhibition

Snowy water licence amendments open for public exhibition

Published: 20 May 2020

The NSW Government is encouraging the public to have their say on proposed amendments to the Snowy Water Licence with the public exhibition now open.

Powering ahead on Transgrid Project

Powering ahead on Transgrid Project

Published: 18 May 2020

More than half a million homes and businesses in Sydney’s inner suburbs will have more reliable power, with TransGrid’s $285 million Powering Sydney’s Future project getting the green light today from the NSW Government.