• Park Protection

    NPA’s founders had a vision of a strong, well-managed system of national parks in NSW. This is still a core part of NPA’s mission. We run campaigns and education programs to support good management of protected areas such as national parks, and to oppose uses or development of our reserves that undermine their conservation values.
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"Unbelievably, Environment Minister Robyn Parker has today announced a scientific trial of grazing into the State’s newest national parks and reserves in south west NSW,” said Kevin Evans, CEO of the National Parks Association of NSW.

“Allowing graziers into the River Red Gum national parks threatens native animals and plants in protected areas that includes internationally significant RAMSAR listed Wetlands.

The NSW Government’s Strategic Directions for Horse Riding in National Parks, released today, represents yet another huge backward step for conservation in NSW, says the National Parks Association of NSW.