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Kosciuszko National Park Wild Horse Community Advisory Panel
Applications are now open for membership of the Wild Horse Community Advisory Panel for Kosciuszko National Park.
The Panel is being established under the Kosciuszko Wild Horse Heritage Act 2018 (the Act). The Panel will provide advice to the Minister for the Environment on matters relating to the identification of the heritage value and management of sustainable wild horse populations within parts of Kosciuszko National Park.
The Panel will also provide advice to the Office of Environment and Heritage on the preparation of a draft wild horse heritage management plan.
The Panel will comprise at least 6 but no more than 8 members who meet the composition requirements and qualifications in Schedule 1 of the Act.
The Panel must include at least one Aboriginal person, one representative of the community from the locality around Kosciuszko National Park and other persons who have expertise and experience in one or more of the following:
- recreational planning and management (including horse riding)
- horse or other animal welfare management
- alpine tourism planning and management
- community involvement in conservation.
Panel appointments will initially be for 12 months.
In accordance with the Act, the Minister for the Environment will appoint Panel members and a Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson.
How To Apply
Application forms may be obtained online.
Completed application forms, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, must be returned by email by close of business Friday 21 December 2018.