News

Australia will host the Asia-Pacific Rainforest Summit in Sydney on 12 November 2014.
10
Nov
2014
The Department invites your feedback on community awareness of the Emissions Reduction Fund. Responses close 31 December 2014.
04
Nov
2014
Information about the funding conditions under the package can be obtained through Centrelink’s Farmer Assistance Line on 13 23 16. It is important to note that the irrigation exclusion period commenced when the grant was paid to the recipient....
03
Nov
2014
The Department of the Environment Annual Report 2013-2014 was tabled on 30 October 2014.
30
Oct
2014
The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder is preparing for drier times by building on the gains of the past few years and coordinating environmental flows with irrigation deliveries this water year.
30
Oct
2014
Proposal to extend maximum approval times for Australia’s commercial fisheries - call for public comments open 31 October 2014 until 28 November 2014.
29
Oct
2014
'Biodiversity decline and habitat degradation in the arid and semi-arid Australian rangelands due to the proliferation, placement and management of artificial watering points’ not listed as a Key Threatening Process.
28
Oct
2014
The Department is seeking public comment on a draft revised assessment bilateral agreement with Queensland. Comments close Friday 21 November 2014.
24
Oct
2014
Members of the Lake Eyre Basin (LEB) Ministerial Forum have agreed that a key focus for governments over the coming two years will be to review and reset the underlying policies which govern the cross border management of the Lake Eyre Basin.
20
Oct
2014
Today the Australian Government placed the Nullarbor Plain’s Koonalda Cave on the National Heritage List in recognition of its rare Aboriginal archaeology and heritage.
15
Oct
2014

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