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$356 MILLION TO TACKLE PLASTICS AND WASTE

Plastics like single-use lightweight bags, cotton-buds, straws and stirrers will be phased out, and green bins for food and organic waste will be...

NEW CHAIR FOR BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION TRUST

Environment Minister Matt Kean has appointed Mr Niall Blair as Chairperson of the Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT).

NEW OUTBACK RESERVE TO PROTECT DIVERSE WESTERN WILDERNESS

Environment Minister, Matt Kean has today announced the second largest land acquisition for national parks in the last 10 years with the purchase...

GREATER BENEFITS FOR TOUR OPERATORS IN NSW NATIONAL PARKS

Nature-based tour operators will now find it easier and cheaper to re-start their businesses after the catastrophic 2019-20 bushfires and will...

RENEWABLE GAS CERTIFICATION TO DRIVE NET ZERO EMISSIONS FUTURE

Gas customers across NSW will soon be able to buy renewable gas to help reduce their carbon emissions following the launch of Australia’s first...

PLANS TO REVITALISE FORT DENISON REVEALED

New dining options, spectacular harbour views and educational tours celebrating the heritage of this unique site will soon be available for the...

BIG BATTERY TO HELP POWER NSW SCHOOLS AND HOSPITALS

A 100-megawatt battery will help to power schools, hospitals and Government buildings across NSW under the state’s new electricity supply contract...

Australia's First Green Hydrogen/Gas Power Plant

NSW is set to become home to Australia's first dual fuel capable hydrogen/gas power plant following an $83 million funding agreement for the...

Matt Kean visits the Hornsby Community Garden

Hidden away just down the road from Hornsby Hospital is one of the suburbs best kept secrets … Edgeworth David Community Garden A group of...

Matt Kean visits Hornsby Salvation Army

Matt Kean MP says … “The Salvation Army at Hornsby do amazing work in our community which is why I was thrilled to drop in to let them know they...

Member for Hornsby Matt Kean with local PHD student Luke Silver

Berowra local and PHD Student, Luke Silver, is part of a team of scientists at the University of Sydney working on ‘genetic sequencing’ to protect...

STRICTER AIR QUALITY STANDARDS FOR ENERGY FROM WASTE PROJECTS

New draft rules that ensure that energy from waste projects in NSW meet and exceed world best practice air quality standards, have been released...

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