Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

Habitat restoration project underway in Canberra: 1,000 trees is just the start

23 May 2024

Over the coming months, a dedicated team of ecologists will be revitalising and restoring natural habitats across Canberra, working with our enthusiastic volunteer groups.

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Closures in ACT parks and reserves for pest animal control program

23 Apr 2024

Areas of Namadgi National Park, Murrumbidgee River Corridor, Molonglo River Reserve, Googong Foreshores and Lower Cotter Catchment will be closed from 13 May to 11 June 2024.

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Unsafe fruit-tree netting is now banned in the ACT

02 Apr 2024

Legislation to mandate the use of wildlife safe fruit-tree and vegetable garden netting has commenced in the ACT.

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Help preserve the ACT's history and heritage

04 Mar 2024

Applications for the 2024-25 ACT Heritage Grants Program are now open.

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