2022 media releases

  1. Group of Aboriginal students on country to learn cultural knowledge

    Crown land unlocking ‘pathways’ for Aboriginal cultural heritage and health

    24 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    Aboriginal cultural heritage and health will be promoted in the Dubbo region under a partnership between the NSW Government and the Pathways Together Aboriginal Corporation.

  2. RRCP Virtual room

    Reconnecting River Country Program reach expanded

    24 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    The Reconnecting River Country Program can now reach more stakeholders than ever before thanks to the launch of its first virtual consultation space.

  3. Barrier gates open on Moree Race Club upgrade

    Barrier gates open on Moree Race Club upgrade

    23 March 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Work is underway on a $1.1 million stimulus upgrade at Moree Race Club after Crown Lands awarded a tender for repair of the club’s main grandstand.

  4. Aerial view of Reflections Ballina holiday park

    Crown land park provides flood relief in Ballina

    18 March 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Ballina Holiday Park will provide temporary accommodation to people who have lost their homes in the floods.

  5. Minister Anderson with members of the Tamworth Men's Shed

    Men’s shed upgrades at Tamworth and Manilla

    17 March 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Men’s sheds at Tamworth and Manilla will get upgrades for their members with the  allocation of Crown Lands’ stimulus funding to support improvements.

  6. View of former Prince Alfred timber viaduct route

    Prince Alfred Bridge memorial options

    14 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    The NSW Government has commissioned a heritage expert to assess community feedback and identify the best options to memorialise the Prince Alfred Bridge timber road viaduct at Gundagai, which was removed last year due to safety issues.

  7. This pipeline was one of 52 projects delivered under the $170 million Drought Stimulus Package.

    Pipeline delivers increased water security for Coonabarabran

    11 March 2022
    Ministerial media release

    The town of Coonabarabran will benefit from increased water security thanks to the completion of a $2.2 million groundwater pipeline, which links three bores directly to the town’s water treatment plant.

  8. Cobar Local Aboriginal Land Council Chair Janelle McDonnell and Board member Brenda Harvey with Crown Lands Aboriginal Land Claim Assessment Team Manager Shane Smith.

    Property transfer following Aboriginal land claim

    8 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    Crown Lands has handed over the keys to a four-bedroom house to Cobar Local Aboriginal Land Council following a successful Aboriginal land claim.

  9. Uralla Men's shed.

    Upgrade for Uralla Men’s Shed

    8 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    A former fruit packing shed will be refurbished to be given a new lease of life as an upgraded home for Uralla Men’s Shed in the New England region.

  10. Macquarie river's undisturbed beauty in Australia.

    Opportunity to obtain Water Access Licences

    4 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    The opportunity to purchase water access licences across 55 different water sources within NSW will provide added water security to existing operations, allow additional water for new or expanding business and help improve the economies of regional towns and communities.