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Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail agreement reached
09 Feb 2021

Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail agreement reached

An eco-tourism project along the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail which will deliver positive economic and environmental outcomes will go ahead after the Australian Walking Company and local environmental groups reached an agreement and settled the matter in the Supreme Court.

South Australian park visitor numbers boom
30 Jan 2021

South Australian park visitor numbers boom

South Australia’s national parks have experienced a visitor boom with a 77 per cent rise in park entry numbers in December 2020 when compared to the same time in 2019.

Forge a new trail at Myponga Reservoir
28 Jan 2021

Forge a new trail at Myponga Reservoir

More than three kilometres of new trails are now ready to be explored at the Myponga Reservoir Reserve as the Marshall Liberal Government continues to improve recreational access at South Australia’s reservoirs.

$1 million boost for metropolitan environmental projects
20 Jan 2021

$1 million boost for metropolitan environmental projects

Forty-seven community organisations, schools and volunteer groups across the Adelaide metropolitan area have shared in $1 million of funding from the Green Adelaide Grassroots Grants program.

$30 million boost for South Australian recycling industry
20 Jan 2021

$30 million boost for South Australian recycling industry

South Australia’s recycling industry will receive a $30 million boost with the Morrison Coalition Government and Marshall Liberal Government signing up to a National Partnership on Recycling Infrastructure.

New fleet of fountains helps SA’s fight against plastic
16 Jan 2021

New fleet of fountains helps SA’s fight against plastic

South Australians will tap in to around 80 new SA Water drinking water fountains across the state over the next four years, further contributing to the Marshall Liberal Government’s efforts to reduce the impact of single-use plastics on the environment.

Extended opening hours for botanic gardens
15 Jan 2021

Extended opening hours for botanic gardens

Visitors to Adelaide Botanic Garden will have more time to enjoy the garden’s beautiful landscapes and exciting, world-class curated events through an extension of its opening hours now available.

South Australians to once again embrace koala bear hugs
30 Dec 2020

South Australians to once again embrace koala bear hugs

The iconic Cleland Wildlife Park koala holds will recommence this weekend along with other new animal encounter experiences.

Giving nature a helping hand after bushfires
30 Dec 2020

Giving nature a helping hand after bushfires

South Australia will be better prepared to support the preservation and re-establishment of the natural environment during and following bushfires with a new framework released today by the Wildlife and Habitat Bushfire Recovery Taskforce.