Protecting Wilderness and National Parks

2019 News

3 Jul 2019
My name is Bob Debus and I represent the Colong Foundation for Wilderness.   In the year 2000 however, I was Minister for Environment in the State of New South Wales with responsibility for National Parks.   I supported the Commonwealth of Australia in its successful nomination of the Blue Mountains for World Heritage. Consistent with World Heritage Committee principle, I passed legislation to forbid any further increase in the area then inundated by the Warragamba Dam. It was repealed last year.  
3 May 2019
VANCE G. MARTIN, president of the WILD Foundation, cochair of the Wilderness Specialist Group (IUCN) and editorial board of International Journal of Wilderness has favourably reviewed Dr Geoff Mosley's new book - Rescuing the Wilderness... He writes:
7 Apr 2019
Access the Destination Pagoda summary and report from the Gardens of Stone site from 6pm Monday 8th April.
14 Feb 2019
Lithgow’s main tourism potential lies in its beautiful, internationally significant pagoda landscapes.