The Australian Heritage Strategy is one of Australia’s key heritage priorities. The Strategy provides a nationally driven strategic direction for heritage management across all levels of government and the community for the next ten years.
The Australian Government has tabled the Government’s Response to the Report of the Independent Review of the Water Act 2007 and introduced the Water Amendment (Review Implementation and Other Measures) Bill 2015 in the Parliament.
The Minister has approved the addition of Antechinus bellus, Dasyurus viverrinus, Hipposideros inornatus, Petrogale coenensis, Petrogale concinna canescens, Petrogale concinna monastria on to the Threatened Species List effective 3 December 2015.
The Australian Government has commenced a groundwater purchase tender for the Queensland Upper Condamine Alluvium opening at 9am AEDT on Monday 30 November 2015 and closing at 5pm AEDT on Wednesday 10 February 2016.