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Humpback whales. Photo- Parks and Wildlife Service
Humpback whales. Photo- Parks and Wildlife Service

Humpback whale swim tours return to Ningaloo

The McGowan Government has today given confidence to the Gascoyne tourism sector by welcoming the return of humpback whale swim tours at Ningaloo this season.

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Kalbarri Skywalk. Photo: Shem Bisluck/DBCA
Kalbarri Skywalk. Photo: Shem Bisluck/DBCA

The wait is over - Kalbarri Skywalk opens

The highly anticipated Kalbarri Skywalk in Kalbarri National Park has officially opened, providing a major tourism boost for the Mid-West region.

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Bluff Knoll. Photo- Shem Bisluk/DBCA
Bluff Knoll. Photo- Shem Bisluk/DBCA

Iconic Bluff Knoll walk trail reopened after bushfires

People will be able to climb the iconic Bluff Knoll walk trail in Stirling Range National Park from 8am Friday May 22, following four months of work to repair extensive bushfire damage.

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DBCA News

Grants open to assist wildlife rehabilitators

Licensed wildlife rehabilitators are set to benefit from a new grants program announced today by the McGowan Government.

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DBCA News

WA’s national parks welcoming locals to camp once again

Western Australians will once again be able to camp in their local national parks, reserves and State forests from midday Friday, 1 May 2020, following the lifting of some restrictions.

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DBCA News

Consultation paused on Fitzroy River commitments

Consultation on the McGowan Government's Fitzroy River commitments will be paused as the State Government, Aboriginal community and other stakeholders give full attention to the COVID-19 response.

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DBCA News

Collie company breaks ground at Lake Kepwari as project expanded to $5.7 million development

Collie company Cardinal Contractors has completed work on upgrading the first 2.2 kilometres of the access road to Lake Kepwari, as the State Government announces an additional $2.7 million of funding towards the tourism development.

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Rosemary Island Turtle Monitoring Program
Rosemary Island Turtle Monitoring Program

Pilbara turtle monitoring program supports endangered hawksbill turtles

Western Australia’s longest running turtle tagging program has completed yet another successful year with a total of 626 marine turtle observations made over a 14-day survey period.

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DBCA News

Call for Swan and Canning river foreshore restoration projects

Swan and Canning river foreshore land managers are encouraged to apply for a share of up to $1 million in funding for restoration projects.

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Western ground parrot. Photo: B Barrett, DBCA
Western ground parrot. Photo: B Barrett, DBCA

Support for West Australian bushfire wildlife and habitat recovery

Urgent work to protect animals such as the critically endangered western ground parrot are among the priority Western Australian Government projects being supported by the Morrison Government's initial $50 million wildlife and habitat recovery package.

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