Environment Minister Reece Whitby and Aboriginal Affairs Minister Tony Buti have today announced the recipients of funding under Round 4 (Expansion Fund) of the McGowan Government's Aboriginal Ranger Program (ARP).
Published: 29 Jun 2022
The McGowan Government has appointed 12 members to the Community Reference Committee (CRC) for the review and proposed expansion of the Marmion Marine Park.
Published: 04 May 2022
The McGowan Government is pleased to announce the creation of the Warlibirri National Park, a milestone under the Plan for Our Parks initiative.
Published: 29 Apr 2022
Environment Minister Reece Whitby has today presented a Lotterywest grant to the Darling Range Wildlife Shelter to further support its efforts in caring for sick or injured wildlife.
Published: 28 Apr 2022
Environment Minister Reece Whitby has today announced local architects Gresley Abas will design the new Park Centre that will become the focal point of John Forrest National Par
Published: 25 Feb 2022
$22 million boost to Aboriginal Ranger Program as funding round opens
A total of 22 community groups have been awarded $281,240 in grants this year to deliver 53 projects that will help conserve bushland and waterways in the Swan, Canning and surrounding catchments.
Published: 18 Feb 2022
Protection of vulnerable native species in the northern jarrah forest has received a major boost through approximately $1 million in funding for the Western Shield wildlife recovery program.
Published: 08 Feb 2022
The proposed changes reflect the increasing popularity of the marine park and will allow for continued sustainable commercial and recreational activities such as fishing, tourism, diving, and boating.
Published: 04 Feb 2022
The McGowan Government has appointed an expert advisory group to help shape the future of the expanded $50 million Aboriginal Ranger Program (ARP).