$10 mil­lion Bud­get com­mit­ment to keep com­mu­ni­ty at the heart of envi­ron­ment programs

A new envi­ron­men­tal grants pro­gram will deliv­er $10 mil­lion for pro­grams that improve habi­tat and bio­di­ver­si­ty on pub­lic and pri­vate land over the next four years.

Changes to native veg­e­ta­tion reg­u­la­tions to bet­ter pro­tect nation­al parks

Changes to native veg­e­ta­tion reg­u­la­tions which exempt­ed pri­vate devel­op­ments over $1 mil­lion in Flinders Chase Nation­al Park from nor­mal approval process­es have offi­cial­ly been repealed by the State Government.

New vis­i­tor access to the Gold­en Spike

Known to be the only Edi­acaran Glob­al Stra­to­type Sec­tion and Point (GSSP) in the south­ern hemi­sphere — the Gold­en Spike site will be cel­e­brat­ed with the intro­duc­tion of new trail access and a view­ing platform. 

Improved vis­i­tor expe­ri­ence for Youn­goona Hut site

The his­toric site of Youn­goona Hut is set to be refreshed. 

East­ern Brachi­na Gorge Road gate­way to be upgraded

A more impact­ful east­ern gate­way entry/​exit will be cre­at­ed for the Brachi­na Gorge Geo­log­i­cal Trail.