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Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing


Proposed amendments to the Nature Conservation Act 1992

The Nature Conservation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 was introduced into Queensland Parliament on 27 October 2015.

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Get Out, Get Active Round 2 funding announced

Almost $450,000 will be provided to Queensland local governments for women's and girls’ sport and recreation projects.

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Gateway visitor centre upgrades

The Queensland Government is investing $4.13 million in our three iconic gateway visitor centres—David Fleay Wildlife Park on the Gold Coast, Walkabout Creek at The Gap, and Mon Repos Turtle Centre near Bundaberg.

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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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Share your Passion for Parks

We need your help to show the world how special our national parks are.

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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
28 October 2015