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Locals help shape future of Far West NSW. Image: Destination NSW

Ministerial Media Release

Locals can help shape the 20-year vision for the Far West by providing feedback on planning, services, and infrastructure to help strengthen the region and boost local economies.

Couple feeding the sheep at Iris Lodge Alpacas, Jilliby. Image: Destination NSW

Ministerial Media Release

More farmers across NSW will soon be swinging their gates open to visitors, thanks to a new policy that makes it easier to set up agritourism opportunities.

Warragamba Dam proposal declared Critical State Significant Infrastructure

Departmental Media Release

A proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall by 14 metres has been declared Critical State Significant Infrastructure (CSSI), as it is deemed essential to NSW for economic and social reasons.

Blast furnace upgrade to secure our steel

Ministerial Media Release

Steel production in NSW is secured following planning approval on work to upgrade a blast furnace at Port Kembla Steelworks.