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West Fest Poetry Slam. Credit: Bahram Mia

Latest announcements

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Historic Maryland homestead listed on the State Heritage Register

Friday, 21 May 2021

Complete with cottages, stables, coach house, store, dairy buildings and hay barn this historic place is a key part of the Camden region’s story.

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2021 National Trust Heritage Awards winners announced

Thursday, 13 May 2021

Congratulations to all involved in 2021 Award nominations, highly commended and winners.

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Natural Resources Commission launches Aboriginal Natural Resources Management webpage

Wednesday, 5 May 2021

The webpage acknowledges Aboriginal peoples’ deep connection to lands and waters over millennia, and their continuing and critical role in caring for country today.

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Futuristic domes of the Binishell Collection protected on the State Heritage Register

Wednesday, 28 April 2021

The NSW Government has listed The Binishells Collection on the State Heritage Register, composing of Ku-ring-gai Creative Arts High School and two other innovative bubble-shape structures.

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2021 National Trust Heritage Awards shortlist announced

Thursday, 22 April 2021

The NSW Government through the Heritage Council of NSW is proud to support 2021 Awards and we congratulate all of the shortlisted nominees.

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NSW Heritage Act review

Wednesday, 7 April 2021

The NSW Government is inviting community discussion on how heritage can be better managed and protected in NSW. As a starting point for public consultation and community input, Heritage NSW has published a discussion paper.

Connecting with Country draft framework

Tuesday, 23 March 2021

Government Architect NSW have developed the ‘Connecting with Country’ Draft Framework to improve planning, design, and delivery of built environment projects in NSW.

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In honour of Jack Mundey AO 1929 – 2020

Wednesday, 10 March 2021

On 10 March 2021 the State Memorial took place for Jack Mundey AO, the former trade union leader and conservationist who led Sydney’s Green Bans movement during the 1970s.

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Show goes on for art deco Sydney masterpiece: Metro Theatre listed on the State Heritage Register

Thursday, 17 December 2020

Sydney’s striking Metro Theatre built in the golden age of Hollywood has been listed on the State Heritage Register protecting the much-loved architectural and cultural icon, the NSW Government has announced.

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Recognition at annual awards of the Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology

Thursday, 26 November 2020

Heritage NSW Senior Maritime Archaeologist Dr Brad Duncan was recognised in the annual awards from the Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology, along with Professor Martin Gibbs of the University of New England.

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Wilcannia Mission Camps and Cultural Places declared an Aboriginal Place

Friday, 30 October 2020

Wilcannia Mission Camps and Cultural Places Aboriginal Place is protected under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 for its strong cultural, spiritual and historic values.

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National Trust Heritage Awards Shortlist Announced for 2020

Thursday, 22 October 2020

The National Trust (NSW) has announced the shortlist for 2020 National Trust Heritage Awards.