In Ku-ring-gai the memories of the fatal wildfires in 1994 and 2001/2 are still vivid for many residents. Our municipality is both blessed and cursed with close proximity to natural bush, forests on steep dry slopes rising out of National Parks and the bushfire hazard obvious to all. read moreRead More
The NSW Department of Environment has issued a number of discussion papers in preparation for a new Management Plan for Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, including Lion Island, Long Island and Spectacle Island Nature Reserves.
The 5 papers cover Aboriginal cultural values, Recreation, Natural and shared heritage, Visitor destinations, Leases and consents.
We urge all interested parties to make a submission before the September 15 deadline. The site with the Discussion Pages is Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park Consultation