Organising to Hasten a Result

Uloola Falls, RNP. Photograph: Phil Smith

Support for World Heritage Listing of Royal National Park (RNP) continues to widen – confronting leaders of the campaign with great expectations of a not-too-distant decision, first by the Australian Government, second by the United Nations agency UNESCO.

Special visit to Sydney. Dr Geoff Mosley, leading authority . . . → Read More: Organising to Hasten a Result

Sydney’s Modern Ancient Treasure

When Phil Smith ran as Greens candidate for Heathcote at the March 2011 election he wanted to promote the Park, where he had regularly walked for thirty years. To learn more of it, he sought advice from ex-Park Ranger and Ecologist Bob Crombie.

Bob took him to special regions of the Park, outstanding scenery, . . . → Read More: Sydney’s Modern Ancient Treasure

The Royal Campaign Widens

How easily simplicity vanishes! When we first looked at Royal a year ago as “First National Park” we thought that said it all. But now we’ve looked more deeply and we glimpse a more complex, richer picture.

While there’s no doubt ours is this continent’s first dedicated national park (1879), thoughtful supporters have asked . . . → Read More: The Royal Campaign Widens