Labor playing catch-up on Parramatta heritage site

Labor’s belated interest in Parramatta’s Female Factory and their bizarre call for bipartisan support on heritage listing displays an astonishing lack of awareness. “It has been almost 11 months since I publicly announced that the Parramatta Female Factory had been added to the Australian Heritage Council’s priority assessment list for inclusion on the National Heritage…

$250,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For Gilbert’s Potoroo

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $250,000 to local efforts in the electorate of O’Connor to protect the critically endangered Gilbert’s Potoroo. The funding will go to the Gilbert’s Potoroo Action Group to improve the status of the world’s rarest marsupial by creating…

$50,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Helmeted Honeyeater

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $50,000 to local efforts to protect the iconic Helmeted Honeyeater. The funding will go to the Friends of the Helmeted Honeyeater to propagate plants and revegetate crucial habitat at Yellingbo for this endangered species. This community project…

$250,000 To Help Local Threatened Species Recovery Efforts

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $250,000 to local efforts to protect endangered species in Durack. The funding will go to the Martu Traditional Owners to work in partnership with the WA Government on feral cat eradication and the reintroduction of up to…

$20,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Ormeau Bottle Tree

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $20,000 to local efforts to protect the iconic Ormeau Bottle Tree. The funding will help the Friends of the Ormeau Bottle Tree fence off populations, collect seeds for seed banking, control weeds and propagate and replant this…

$20,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Eastern Curlew

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $20,000 to local efforts to protect the endangered Eastern Curlew. The funding will help the Hunter Bird Observers Club restore crucial saltmarsh habitat for the Eastern Curlew and other migratory shorebirds. This community project will be among…

$150,000 To Help Local Cassowary Recovery Efforts

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $150,000 to local efforts to protect the endangered Southern Cassowary. The funding will allow the Cassowary Recovery Team to work with Indigenous communities on feral pig control and fire management in Cape York with the aim of…

$90,000 To Help Species Recovery Efforts In The Meander Valley

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $90,000 to local efforts to protect some of our iconic threatened species in the Meander Valley. The funding will help the Meander Valley Catchment Landcare Group eradicate feral cats and increase community efforts to protect the Eastern…

$5 Million To Help Local Recovery Efforts For Threatened Species

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will create a $5 million Threatened Species Recovery Fund to support local communities in the fight to protect Australia’s vulnerable wildlife. The Fund will provide seed money and community grants for local projects that strongly align with the targets…

$50,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Mahogany Glider

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $50,000 to local efforts to protect the iconic Mahogany Glider. The funding will assist the Mungarru Lodge Sanctuary to work with local landholders and community groups to build crucial habitat for this endangered species. This community project…