Media Releases

$260 million builds back more resilient assets

13 October 2023

The Albanese and Minns Governments are building infrastructure back better across areas of New South Wales impacted by natural disasters over the past three years.

2023 Kids Book Drive open for donations

13 October 2023

Member for Wollongong, Paul Scully MP, has officially launched his 2023 Kids Book Drive.

Have your say on rezoning plans for Explorer Street in Eveleigh

13 October 2023

The NSW Government is seeking feedback on a rezoning proposal for the Explorer Street social housing estate in Eveleigh with draft plans now on public exhibition.

$64 million for priority Riparian repair work

12 October 2023

Waterways and estuaries including creeks, rivers and wetlands impacted by last year’s floods will be regenerated and protected from future disasters through a Riparian Stabilisation Package.

Bushfire Recovery Centre opens in Bermagui

11 October 2023

The NSW Reconstruction Authority is opening a Recovery Centre at Bermagui Surf Club from today to support communities in and around the Bega Valley Shire recover from the Coolagolite Road bushfire.

On-grass parking to remain available at Moore Park to ensure equal access for event goers

10 October 2023

The NSW Government will provide an extension to on-grass parking at Moore Park whilst supplementary parking solutions are being built, to ensure these public facilities are accessible to all residents, not just those nearby or those who have easy access to public transport.

New DA withdrawal guidelines for councils to boost housing supply

10 October 2023

The NSW Government is ramping up its efforts to have fewer Development Applications (DAs) withdrawn and to get more people into homes sooner by releasing new guidelines for councils. 

Wollongong Passengers to have their say on Buses

10 October 2023

Bus passengers in Wollongong and the Illawarra will have the chance to speak with the NSW Government on what they want from their bus services this Friday.  

Sustainable building reforms offer long-term savings for households

01 October 2023

Home buyers and businesses can look forward to lower energy bills, with new sustainable building (BASIX) energy standards now in effect after extensive engagement with the building sector.

Re-energised White Bay Power Station to open its doors and host 2024 Biennale of Sydney

27 September 2023

Nearly 40 years after the lights were switched off at White Bay Power Station, the iconic building will once again energise Sydney – this time as an arts, cultural and community hub.