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Senior Staff Change for Environment Australia

Media Release

18 April 1997

The Secretary of the Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories, Roger Beale, has today announced the Head of the Environment Priorities and Co-ordination Group of Environment Australia, Mr Phillip Toyne, will be resigning his appointment in late June 1997 to pursue professional opportunities overseas.

Mr Beale said that Mr Toyne had made a very significant contribution to the development of Australian environment policy and programs.

Mr Toyne has been Head of the Environment Priorities and Co-ordination Group, formally called the Environment Strategies Directorate, since his appointment to the Department in 1994.

Mr Beale wished Mr Toyne every success in his future endeavours.

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