Mt York Bush Trackers Mt York Bush Trackers  (Gary Humble)
Submissions - 2022 -

This webpage contains the formal submissions and letters the Society has made to governments - local, state and federal.

Submissions are endorsed by the Society's Management Committee, and are provided as PDFs.

12 December 2022
Warragamba Dam Wall Raising
Letter sent to:  Warragamba Dam Assessment Team, Planning and Assessment, NSW Department of Planning and Environment
6 December 2022
Proposed sale of the Clairvaux Centre in Katoomba
Letter sent to:  Hon. Natasha Maclaren-Jones, Minister for Families and Communities, Minister for Disability Services
16 November 2022
Australian Heritage Council’s Preliminary Assessment of additional areas and values for Greater Blue Mountains area
Submission sent to:  Australian Heritage Council
14 November 2022
NSW Govt. SEPP conflicts and inadequacy in Stormwater Management
Similar letters sent to:  Mr Anthony Roberts MP, NSW Minister for Planning and Homes; Mr Kevin Anderson MP, NSW Minister for Lands and Water; Mr James Griffin MP, NSW Minister for Environment and Heritage
2 November 2022
BMCC draft Compliance and Enforcement Policy 2022
Letter sent to:  Dr Rosemary Dillon, CEO Blue Mountains City Council
31 October 2022
Great Western Highway Upgrade - Katoomba to Blackheath - impact on Threatened Species
Letter sent to:  Hon. Tania Plibersek MP, Minister for the Environment and Water
26 August 2022
Extensions to GBMWHA - area and values - and protection from environmental impacts from overflight.
Letter sent to:  The Hon Tanya Plibersek MHR, Environment Minister
20 August 2022
Greater Metropolitan Region Groundwater Sources Water Sharing Plan
Submission sent to:  NSW Dept of Planning and Environment – Water
18 August 2022
Proposal to list Eucalyptus benthamii Maiden & Cambage as an endangered species
Letter sent to:  Secretariat, NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee
2 August 2022
Draft Amendment 13A to LEP 2015 Low Rise Housing Diversity Code (particular emphasis on stormwater management)
Letter sent to:  Chief Executive Officer, Blue Mountains City Council
3 July 2022
The Gardens of Stone SCA Draft Plan of Management
Letter sent to:  The Manager, Planning and Assessment, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
19 June 2022
Great Western Highway (East) Upgrade: Katoomba to Blackheath REF
Letter sent to:  NSW Transport Department
13 June 2022
Encroachment Policy for Council Bushland
Letter sent to:  CEO, Blue Mountains City Council
16 May 2022
Release of trout in Blue Mountains watercourse
Letter sent to:  Trish Doyle, MP
2 May 2022
Abandonment of the draft NSW SEPP (Design and Place) 2021
Letter sent to:  Hon. Anthony Roberts MP, Minister for Planning, Minister for Housing
10 April 2022
Katoomba Golf Course Precinct Plan
Submission made to:  CEO, Blue Mountains City Council
10 March 2022
South Lawson Park Plan of Management and Masterplan
Letter sent to:  CEO, Blue Mountains City Council
9 March 2022
Katoomba Airfield
Letter sent to:  NSW Crown Lands Division
20 February 2022
Draft SEPP (Design and Place) 2021
Submission to NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
8 February 2022
Bell Quarry amended application
Letter sent to:  General Manager, Lithgow City Council
30 January 2022
NPWS draft Cycling Strategy
Letter sent to:  Manager, NPWS Planning Evaluation and Assessment team
14 January 2022
Clarence Colliery continuing discharge of polluted mine water to GBMWHA
Letter sent to:  Ms Tracy Mackey, Chief Executive Officer, NSW EPA
11 January 2022
Cracking damage to Mugii Murum-ban State Conservation Area by coal mining at Airly Mine
Letter sent to:  The Hon. Anthony Roberts, Minister for Planning

Cracking damage to Mugii Murum-ban State Conservation Area by coal mining at Airly Mine
Letter sent to:  The Hon. James Griffin, Minister for Environment and Heritage

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