draft plan of management to enhance and protect Arrawarra Creek is being
developed and everyone is invited to a first stage community workshop on
Thursday November 18.
workshop, which will be held at Darlington Beach Holiday Park will look at the
initial development of a draft Arrawarra Creek Coastal Zone Management Plan
workshop will cover issues such as creek bank erosion, creating walkway
networks along the creek foreshores, addressing pollution from rural and urban
properties and enhancing vegetation along the creek banks.
is particularly keen to hear which aspects of the creek are highly valued by
residents and the wider community, which might need closer management and also
ideas for future use and conservation.
is developing the plan in association with the NSW Office of Environment and
Heritage. Consultants BMT WBM have been
engaged to prepare the plan.
of the CZMP will take approximately 18 months and will involve community
consultation, assessing existing data, identifying information gaps, and
technical studies to understand the estuary health of Arrawarra Creek.
final plan will form the basis of applications for grant funds to put the
strategies into action.
The Community Drop–in Session will be held from 3:30pm-6pm on
Thursday, November 19, at Darlington Beach Holiday Park Conference Room.