Crown land news & media releases
Community at the heart of Katoomba Airfield lease decision
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment has declined an application for a lease at Katoomba Airfield in response to community feedback.
$250,000 dredging contract awarded for Swansea
The NSW Government has awarded a $250,000 contract for more dredging work in Swansea Channel.
Community invited to have its say on proposed travelling stock reserve re-routing
The NSW Government is calling for community feedback on a proposal to re-route a 2.85 kilometre section of the travelling stock reserve near West Wyalong to accommodate the expansion of the Lake Cowal Gold Operations mine.
Crown Land managers win at 2019 Regional Achievement and Community Awards
Two NSW Crown Land managers have been recognised for their hard work on behalf of their communities at the 2019 NSW/ACT Regional Achievement and Community Awards.
Crackdown on unauthorised camping at Urunga
The NSW Government has erected no camping signs and will conduct ongoing compliance operations to address unauthorised camping on the Atherton Drive foreshore at Urunga.
Diverse community group to help steer NSW Burial and Cremation Policy
The NSW Government has appointed a 17-member group to capture the diversity of views on end-of-life services for loved ones who have passed away and provide advice on the future of NSW burial and cremation services.
Community input sought on proposed land sale for Vietnam Veterans Hostel expansion
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
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.
Lease extension to save RSPCA millions
Sydney’s RSPCA will save in excess of $7.4 million that can be redirected towards animal welfare thanks to a 20-year lease extension delivered by the NSW Government.
New board for Cemeteries & Crematoria NSW
A new board for Cemeteries & Crematoria NSW was appointed on 12 November 2018.