Category Archives: issues
This follows the beginning of our handout campaign at local railway stations – more volunteers needed!
WCPS has sent a letter to the Minister for Water Melinda Pavey again asking her to intervene to prevent the appalling OCU decision by Sydney Water being implemented. Text of letter to Pavey
We have begun a rolling program of flyer handouts at various locations, following on from our letter boxing efforts. Total signatures passed 3,200 and a new press release was issued: OCUMedia release 210215. Here’s a copy of the OCU DL FLYER
The petition launched on Jan 20 has moved steadily past 3,000 today. This is a good result, but we need an overwhelming one, so let’s keep at it.
Signatures at 2,600 on 2/2/21, as more organisations alert their members. Thanks this time to National Parks Association of NSW.
Petition launched 20/01/2021; signatures at 17:30 26/01/2021: 2,012 Interim target raised to 3,000 as signatures keep rolling in. This short video gives a summary of issues; the petition awaits your signature. There is an article online in the St George Leader … Continue reading
We urgently need people to contact the Minister for Water, Property and Housing, Melinda Pavey, and others about the location of proposed new Sydney Water infrastructure – an Odour Control Unit (OCU) – near the SWOOS (South West Ocean Outfall … Continue reading
Public Meeting re Priority Precinct – Monday July 17, 7 pm, CECAL hall, Lewins St. opp. Earlwood Coles carpark
WCPS is holding a public meeting to air and share concerns about the Government’s Turrella/Bardwell Park/Earlwood Priority Precinct proposal. 7pm Mon 17 July at the CECAL (Canterbury Earlwood Caring Association Ltd.) hall in Lewins St. Earlwood, opposite the Earlwood … Continue reading
A June 1, 2017, a press release from the NSW Department of Planning and Environment identified Turrella, Bardwell Park, and Earlwood as one of its 15 Priority Precincts for development. See these links to the Department’s website for their opening … Continue reading
Christmas presents for WCPS – Bexley North ‘Western Gateway’ bushland slated to be transferred from RMS by end Feb. 2017
Finally, some good news about the Roads and Maritime Services (RMS)-owned bushland at the Bexley North end of the Valley (the ‘Western Gateway’ to the Two Valley Trail (TVT). For more info. see our December 2016 press release
March 22, 2015
‘Bats and Plants’ afternoon walk on Saturday 11th April – from Girrahween Park to Turrella Reserve -NOW BOOKED OUT