2022 media releases

  1. Line of Lode reserve upgrade gets underway

    24 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    A $5.67 million redevelopment of Broken Hill’s Line of Lode Reserve has commenced to boost the appeal of the landmark as a tourist attraction for the Silver City.

  2. Fire trails being upgraded in Warialda

    Bushfire protection for Warialda

    23 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    Warialda in the state’s north west will have much greater protection from bush fires with more than $670,000 of NSW Government funding to upgrade fire trails and create fire breaks.

  3. Zig Zag Railway on track to finish line

    16 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    The NSW Government will contribute almost $1 million in extra funding to inject fresh steam into the final stages of the restoration of the historic Zig Zag Railway at Lithgow.

  4. Upgrades for NSW men’s sheds

    15 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    The NSW Government will contribute $1.62 million to upgrading a significant number of Men’s Sheds across the state.

  5. Volunteers recognised for service to Crown land reserves

    14 February 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Volunteers from across NSW have been recognised for selfless efforts in supporting their communities by devoting their time to help manage local Crown land reserves.

  6. View of land at Cooma marked for 140 housing lots

    Housing unlocked in Cooma, creating blueprint for housing delivery across regional NSW

    9 February 2022
    Ministerial media release

    Families, people in need and local workers in Cooma are set for more housing options with up to 140 housing lots to be developed between the Monaro Highway and Polo Flat Road, thanks to the NSW Government.

  7. People walking along the boardwalk at Micalong Swamp

    $15 million for Crown land upgrades

    8 February 2022
    Ministerial media release

    The NSW Government will invest $15.23 million from the Crown Reserves Improvement Fund in more than 250 projects to maintain and upgrade Crown land reserves and community facilities across the state.

  8. NSW Government logo

    Managing the risk of a significant hypoxic blackwater event at Menindee Lakes

    7 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    High floodwaters that are low in dissolved oxygen levels are continuing to move downstream from the Barwon-Darling River to the Menindee Lakes increasing the risk of fish deaths.

  9. Discover NSW’ Vouchers have been redeemed since Dec 2021 for day trips to reserves at the 9 inland Reflections Holiday Parks throughout country NSW.

    Crown land holiday parks report regional tourism boost

    1 March 2022
    Departmental media release

    Regional tourism on Crown land holiday parks is reporting a boost with three voucher schemes for accommodation bookings and recreation activities supporting families to take breaks.

  10. People standing outside Coonabaraban Police station

    Former police residence transferred to Aboriginal community

    1 February 2022
    Departmental media release

    The NSW Government has presented the land title to a former Police residence to Coonabararan Local Aboriginal Land Council following an Aboriginal land claim.