2022 media releases

  1. Kelpie mustering sheep

    Walgett Showground upgrades unveiled at annual show

    10 May 2022
    Ministerial media release

    One of the stars of the Walgett Show at the weekend was the showground itself with over $1.13 million in recent upgrades unveiled at the town’s major annual event.

  2. View of showground cattle show

    Step right up for funding open now for Crown Reserves

    2 May 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Crown land across NSW is set to be improved, after the NSW Government reserved $17 million to upgrade and maintain facilities across the state.

  3. The landslip that will be fixed

    Landslip repairs to relaunch scuba diving entry

    28 April 2022
    Departmental media release

    Crown Lands will allocate $2 million to repair a landslip and establish an accessible scuba diving entry at Nelson Bay.

  4. Grahamstown Dam.

    Water security plan for Lower Hunter

    28 April 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Water security is at the heart of a new 40 year strategic water plan that will provide confidence for communities and businesses in the Lower Hunter area.

  5. Former ranger and conservation volunteer Peter Swain explores a rock shelter

    Aboriginal group to manage Crown reserve

    7 April 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Aboriginal land management and culture will be promoted in the Central Tablelands region under a partnership between Crown Lands and the North East Wiradjuri Co Ltd.

  6. Aerial view of Batlow sawmill

    Clean up of historic Batlow sawmill site

    7 April 2022
    Departmental media release

    Work has been completed on stage one of a major clean-up of the historic former Batlow sawmill site to repair the land for the local community.

  7. Family enjoying picnic near a lake

    Crown land holiday parks gear up for Easter

    5 April 2022
    Departmental media release

    With school holidays and Easter approaching, Crown land holiday parks are inviting families to connect for a discounted regional holiday and experience local events on offer in regional communities.

  8. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joice and Minister for Lands and Water Kevin Anderson visit the new Dungowan Dam site.

    NSW Government secures additional funding for new Dungowan Dam

    4 April 2022
    Ministerial media release

    NSW has secured additional funding of up to $433 million from the Commonwealth towards the costs of the planned New Dungowan Dam in Tamworth to maintain town water supply and water for irrigators and landholders.

  9. NPWS and RFS undertaking a recent hazard reduction burn in the Werakata Stage Conservation Area

    Fire trail upgrades to protect Cessnock Community

    26 March 2022
    Ministerial media release

    A $7 million upgrade of 76 kilometres of fire trails is underway in Werakata National Park to help protect the Cessnock community from bushfires.

  10. Aerial view of Reflections Holiday Park

    Crown land holiday parks shine for Earth Hour

    25 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    Crown land holiday parks across NSW will participate in Earth Hour this Saturday under a Reflections Holiday Parks initiative to champion energy savings.