2020 media releases

  1. NSW Government logo

    NRAR thanks First Nations people for their generosity during NAIDOC week

    13 November 2020
    Departmental media release

    This week is NAIDOC Week 2020, with the theme ‘Always Was, Always Will Be’.

  2. 84 per cent of Local Water Utilities (LWU) in the Sydney, Hunter and Northern Rivers regions are compliant with NSW water laws

    Local Water Utilities leading compliance

    12 November 2020
    Departmental media release

    The Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) has found 84 per cent of Local Water Utilities (LWU) in the Sydney, Hunter and Northern Rivers regions are compliant with NSW water laws.

  3. NSW Government logo

    Aboriginal Land Claim granted on former police site

    12 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government has approved an Aboriginal Land Claim over the former Orange Police station site.

  4. Artist impression of new marine rescue centre

    $2 million for Newcastle Marine Rescue building

    11 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government will provide $2 million toward construction of a new Marine Rescue building at Stockton under its COVID-19 stimulus program.

  5. Toorale, Boera Dam's Western Bywash to Western Floodplain

    NRAR and national parks partner to improve water use transparency at Toorale

    10 November 2020
    Departmental media release

    The Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) has asked the New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) to install metering equipment at Boera Dam in Toorale National Park to increase transparency in water measurement.

  6. hase 3 of NRAR's intensive horticulture compliance campaign in Coffs Harbour.

    NRAR finds non-compliance in 17 Coffs horticulture operations

    10 November 2020
    Departmental media release

    The Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) has released the results of Phase 3 of its intensive horticulture compliance campaign in Coffs Harbour.

  7. Tingha Gems Caravan Park will get an upgrade with the assistance of $150,000

    Stimulus funding for caravan park upgrade

    10 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    Tingha Gems Caravan Park will get an upgrade with the assistance of $150,000 in funding under the NSW Government’s COVID-19 stimulus program.

  8. Royal Flying Doctor Service at Tibooburra Aerodrome

    $600,000 for a smooth landing for Tibooburra

    6 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government will provide $600,000 to reseal the runway at Tibooburra Aerodrome.

  9. Line of Lode, Broken Hill

    $3.95 million for improvements to Line of Lode in Broken Hill

    6 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government will provide $3.95 million to support upgrades to the Line of Lode Reserve at Broken Hill.

  10. $1 million for Penrose Park upgrade at Silverton

    5 November 2020
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government will provide $1 million to support upgrades and maintenance at Penrose Park Recreation Reserve at Silverton.