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WA at the forefront of Aboriginal joint management

The McGowan Government is leading the way in successful joint management with traditional owners, as confirmed by a review into the functionality of Western Australia's joint management arrangements.

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William Bay National Park
William Bay National Park

William Bay National Park now open

The McGowan Government has today announced the completion of the first two stages of the William Bay National Park renewal project and reopening of the park to the public.

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Call for ecotourism proposals for Wellington National Park

The McGowan Government is calling for private sector proposals to develop ecotourism and adventure activities in Wellington National Park near Collie.

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Guniyan Binba Conservation Park joint management plan launched

A joint land management plan has officially been launched for Guniyan Binba Conservation Park in Broome.

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WA mountain bike trails to be revamped under WA Recovery Plan

Works have commenced on upgrades to two popular Western Australian mountain bike trails as part of the McGowan Government's $5.5 billion WA Recovery Plan.

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Improved emergency communications at Nanga campgrounds

A new telecommunications facility will be installed in Lane Poole Reserve's Nanga campgrounds to improve visitor safety through better Telstra mobile phone coverage and emergency services coverage.

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New jetties to enhance tourism at Houtman Abrolhos islands

Construction will soon start on two jetties in the Houtman Abrolhos Islands National Park, to ensure conservation of the islands and open the area up to new tourism opportunities.

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Historic native title settlement agreement reached with the traditional owners of the Gibson Desert Nature Reserve

The McGowan Government has today executed a historic native title settlement agreement with the traditional owners of the Gibson Desert Nature Reserve that will provide economic, social and cultural benefits for Aboriginal communities in the area.

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Native revegetation to protect groundwater and create new home for endangered Carnaby’s cockatoo

Water Minister Dave Kelly and Environment Minister Stephen Dawson have today announced that areas of a former pine plantation in Perth's north will be rehabilitated as habitat for the endangered Carnaby's cockatoo under a partnership between the Water Corporation and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA).

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Canal Rocks upgrades tender awarded

Upgrades to the popular Canal Rocks boat ramp and jetty are set to commence shortly with the tender awarded for construction.

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