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Living in NSW

Public opinion invited on NDIS changes

17 Sep 2021

Community feedback is wanted on proposed changes to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).


Funding to keep organic waste from entering landfill

16 Sep 2021

Councils and organisations across NSW can access $12 million in funding from the Organics Collections program to reduce the amount of household food and garden waste going into landfill. 


Strategy determines the future of NSW’s water supply

16 Sep 2021

A 20-year blueprint outlining the long-term management of the state’s water supply has been launched by the NSW Government.

Environment, Technology

Masterplan drives the future of electric vehicles in NSW

12 Sep 2021

NSW drivers can access the largest fast-charging network in Australia under the state’s electric vehicle charging masterplan.

Arts & Culture

Return of Great Southern Nights revives live music in 2022

08 Sep 2021

The magic of live music by local talent is coming back to Sydney and regional NSW when Great Southern Nights returns in 2022.

Living in NSW

Applications open for the NSW Disability Council

07 Sep 2021

Passionate advocates and community leaders wanting a say on issues affecting people with disability are invited to apply for positions on the NSW Disability Council.


Endangered platypus returning to the Royal National Park

06 Sep 2021

After an absence of more than half a century, the iconic platypus is set to make its return to the Royal National Park, south of Sydney.

Environment, Living in NSW

Education program targets responsible cat ownership

04 Sep 2021

A $2.5 million Environmental Trust grant will fund an RSPCA led education program to prevent injuries and death to native wildlife caused by domestic cats.


Drivers urged to slow down in school zones

02 Sep 2021

Motorists are reminded to slow down and take extra care in school zones across NSW, with schools remaining open for families who need it.

Emergency Services

September marks bushfire danger period for coastal NSW

01 Sep 2021

NSW residents are reminded to be prepared as 1 September marks the start of the bushfire danger period for 21 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in the state’s coastal areas.


2022 NSW Women of the Year Awards nominations open

31 Aug 2021

Nominations are now open for the 2022 NSW Women of the Year Awards. 


Wildlife habitats restored with world first invention

30 Aug 2021

Cutting edge technology has been used to rebuild more than 800 new natural habitats for displaced native animals after the 2019-20 NSW bushfires.  

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