MAKE YOUR VOICE COUNT

Tell the Hon. Mark Speakman MP Minister for the Environment that it is time to honour the Deed of Agreement for the transfer of Shane’s Park and the Sydney Growth Centres approval which dedicates this site as a public reserve.

Ask that the entire site including adjacent Growth Centre offsets be gazetted as Nature Reserve in line with its outstanding wildlife values and disturbance-sensitive species.

Hon. Mark Speakman MP NSW Minister for the Environment - responsible for NPWS
Phone: (02) 8574 6390
Email: office@speakman.minister.nsw.gov.au
Post: GPO Box 5341 SYDNEY NSW 2001

Tell the Hon. Greg Hunt MP Federal Minister forthe Environment that the Deed of Agreement for the transfer of Shane’s Park must be for the entire site without a freeway easement, as per the Deed of Agreement and the Sydney Growth Centres approval.

Hon. Greg Hunt MP Federal Minister for the Environment
Phone:
(02) 6277 7640
Email: Greg.Hunt.MP@aph.gov.au
Post: PO Box 6022, House of Representatives, Parliament House, Canberra ACT 2600

Tell the Growth Centers’ Commission that the Marsden Park Industrial Precinct Environmental Conservation lands – the eastern part of the Shane’s Park remnant – should be incorporated in the future Nature Reserve. Tell them that a minimum 25 m buffer of open space is needed between the Shane’s Park remnant and the Marsden Park North precinct to allow for fire & weed management and to buffer the effects of development from sensitive wildlife.

Email: community@planning.nsw.gov.au
Post: GPO Box 39, Sydney NSW 2001

Tell the Hon. Rob Stokes that the entire Shanes Park property was promised to the people of NSW for the conservation of wildlife as an offset for the clearing of vast areas of western Sydney's last remaining woodlands. Ask him to honour the Growth Centres approval conditions by revoking the freeway easement interest on the site.

Hon. Rob Stokes MP, NSW Minister for Planning - responsible for revoking the interest in creating a freeway easement
Phone: (02) 8574 6707
Email: office@stokes.minister.nsw.gov.au
Post: GPO Box 5341 SYDNEY NSW 2001


Want to do more?

You can make a big difference by contacting your local State and Federal representatives. Contact them directly to maximise your impact, or arrange a visit to discuss your concerns. Remember - we are meant to be a democracy!

You can find your local State members here and Federal members here.

If you are interested in helping protect this site for the future, you can contact us to recieve updates about the Shanes Park transfer.