Menu
News

Council donates land to National Park

Bongil Bongil National Park.
Bongil Bongil National Park.

MORE than six acres of valuable conservation land is to be donated by Coffs Harbour City Council to Bongil Bongil National Park.

Three lots of community land - two at Moller Drive at Bonville Waters and one off Lyons Road, Sawtell - are to be transferred to the State Government's National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS).

All three lots, which border the National Park, contain environmentally sensitive habitat.

Coffs Harbour City Council doesn't have any services on the land apart from a small stormwater drain outlet and the land is currently only used as passive open space.

Transferring the lots to the NPWS will help conserve the land as part of the National Park.

While the land is being gifted for free, the NPWS has agreed to pay the costs associated with registration of the transfers and the plans, as well as any legal expenses.

Topics:  bongil bongil national park coffs harbour city council national parks and wildlife service npws sawtell



Tow truck driver saves unconscious woman in crash

The woman was left unconscious and trapped in a Holden Astra after a crash with a Nissan Navara towing a horse float on the Pacific Highway south of the Coffs Harbour CBD.

Tow truck driver saves unconscious woman in Pacific Highway crash

Horror week of truck-related fatalities

NSW Roads Minister Melinda Pavey.

Minister describes truck fatality as 'absolute horror.'

Good driving behaviour should start in schools

FOR IT: Loraine Huggett is all for the introduction of the CAMS young driver program being introduced into schools, as she believes some young drivers are "too cocky".

Driver's near perfect 49 year driving record started at school

Local Partners