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  • Untitled design 7

    5th December 2018

    Thirty bilbies have been released in a specially fenced area of Pilliga State Conservation Area to reduce their risk of extinction.

  • Untitled design 5

    3rd December 2018

    Taronga Zoo’s endangered animals breeding program has been boosted by the birth of two Echidna puggles.

  • premmie

    3rd December 2018

    The first state-wide donor human milk bank will give premature babies a better chance of fighting off life-threatening infections and disease.

  • return and earn

    3rd December 2018

    One year in, Return and Earn has recycled one billion drink containers and led to a record reduction in litter volume across NSW.

  • Digital Driver Licence

    30th November 2018

    More than 140,000 motorists from Sydney’s Eastern Beaches can now participate in the digital driver licence trial.

  • Untitled design 4

    30th November 2018

    Sex offenders released on parole will be forced to wear ankle bracelets so that they can be electronically monitored around the clock.

  • New laws give victims a stronger voice

    28th November 2018

    A major overhaul of the forensic mental health system gives victims more support after a defendant is found unfit to be tried or not guilty by reason of mental illness.

  • Untitled design 3

    27th November 2018

    Households could save hundreds of dollars on their energy bills through the Energy Switch program.

  • Domestic violence laws better protect victims

    27th November 2018

    Under the new changes, the default duration of Apprehended Domestic Violence Orders (ADVOs) will double and the new strangulation offence carries a five year prison term.

  • Untitled design

    26th November 2018

    Customers catching a train on the Opal network can now choose to tap on and off with their credit or debit card for the same cost as their Opal card fare.

  • Students in a classroom

    26th November 2018

    Over 900 schools across the state will have new air conditioning systems installed in their classrooms and libraries.

  • dollys law

    22nd November 2018

    Under tough new laws, cyberbullies could face up to five years prison time for sending abusive emails or posting hurtful messages.

  • Peace of mind for retirement village residents

    22nd November 2018

    New laws make retirement villages more transparent and accountable and puts power back in the hands of retirees and their families.

  • sydney modern

    21st November 2018

    The $344 million Sydney Modern expansion of the Art Gallery of NSW has received planning approval to nearly double the exhibition space.

  • Cars parked on the road

    20th November 2018

    From 31 January 2019 motorists will be given a ten minute grace period for parking fines after paying for at least one hour of parking and receiving a physical ticket or coupon.

  • NSW police officers

    20th November 2018

    An extra 1500 NSW police officers will be recruited over the next four years to keep communities safe – the biggest increase in the NSW Police Force in over 30 years.

  • A father and son holding hands

    19th November 2018

    A program that supports children and young people through the court process will be available in Sydney and Newcastle until 2022.

  • off the plan

    15th November 2018

    New laws provide stronger protections around disclosures, cooling off periods, deposits and sunset clauses for buyers purchasing residential properties off-the-plan.

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