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Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing


World Environment Day 2016—5 June

Show your support by celebrating World Environment Day on Sunday 5 June.

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QPWS Industry Placement Program

Applications are now open for the QPWS Industry Placement Program.

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We're one of Australia's Top 10 graduate employers

We’ve been voted one of Australia’s Top 10 best places to work for new graduates entering the workforce. Find out more about our Greater Graduate Program!

Rules change in Bowling Green Bay to help dugongs

The Queensland Government has extended the current netting restrictions in Bowling Green Bay to also cover intertidal areas (from low water to the high water mark). These changes complement Commonwealth Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority measures to protect dugongs.

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Road 2 Rio—Follow our athletes on their journey to the 2016 Olympic Games

The countdown is on to the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. Follow our athletes on their journey to the games.

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Park alerts

Parks and forests are wild places with hidden dangers for the unwary visitor. It is vital to pay close attention to signs that warn of local dangers. Follow these tips to stay safe and have an enjoyable visit.  View the current park alerts.

Sport and recreation funding

  • For athletes
  • Kids and young people
  • For clubs and organisations
  • Help with writing your funding application
Last updated
30 May 2016