Ministerial News

NSW First in Australia Measuring Floodplain Harvesting

NSW will be the first state in Australia to measure floodplain harvesting as part of its historic water reform action plan. The Floodplain Harvesting Measurement Policy outlines how floodplain harvesting will be measured and monitored, in preparation for issuing...

$3 Million COVID-19 Stimulus for Scouts, Girl Guides and PCYC Clubs

A range of Scouts, Girl Guides, and PCYC facilities located on Crown land will get a boost with the NSW Government providing $3 million assistance from its COVID-19 stimulus program. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said the funding would provide...

ACCC Backs NSW Government Stance on Water Markets

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) yesterday released findings of its Murray-Darling Basin water markets inquiry and confirmed increased transparency in the water market can be achieved without impacting on the privacy of entitlement holders....

New Online Water Dashboard Revolutionises Water Sector

A ground-breaking new online information hub is using the latest technology to transform water management across the Murray Darling basin. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said the new portal provides a bird’s-eye view of river systems along with...

Draft Plan to Shape Crown Land for Communities

The NSW Government is calling on the community to have their say on how to manage the State’s vast Crown land assets now and into the future, with the draft State Strategic Plan released for public feedback today. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey...

COVID-19 Rental Relief for Crown Land Lease and Licence-Holders

Eligible businesses and not-for-profits that lease or license Crown land and endured financial losses during COVID-19 will be able to apply for rent relief from the NSW Government. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said impacted lease and licence...

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by | Apr 24, 2018