NSW Government’s Council Amalgamation Push always lacked validity. In July 2017, the NSW Government stated it would abandon forced council amalgamations, ending an 18-month war with the state’s local municipalities. Local Government …Read More
The Lindfield Hub site which is to house the new Lindfield Library, Seniors and Community Centre as well as shops, cafes, supermarkets and carparking is still far from finalised. However, this has not stopped Ku-ring-gai Council lodging a Development Application …Read More
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