Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park

This consultation has now concluded

Updates and outcomes
(coming soon)
What you said

Have your say on the Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park Draft Management Plan, which sets out the management directions for the Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park.

What is being decided?

The Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park Draft Management Plan (PDF 2.2MB) has been developed by the Ngaut Ngaut Co-management Board in conjunction with the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. Once finalised, the plan will set out objectives and strategies for the ongoing protection and conservation of Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park.

How can your input influence the decision?

A draft management plan has been developed to facilitate community input into the management of this park.

The management plan addresses the most important management issues for the park focusing on two key themes:

Theme 1 – Interpreting and celebrating Nganguraku culture through guided tours

Theme 2 – Looking after the park and its cultural sites

You are encouraged to express your views on the draft plan by making a submission. Submissions may be made up to 22 May 2017. 

Have your say and submit your feedback by:

Completing the survey, joining the discussion, sending in a submission to DEWNRProtectedAreaManagement@sa.gov.au or:

Amy Allen
Project Officer, Protected Areas Unit
Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
GPO Box 1047
ADELAIDE, SA 5001

To ensure that your submission is effective:

  • State the plan to which you are referring, as several may be on public exhibition.
  • Make your submission concise and clear.
  • Refer to the page, section number, paragraph and/or objective or strategy upon which you are commenting.
  • Identify aspects of the draft plan that you support, or do not support. Explain your reasons for disagreeing with the content of the draft plan and suggest alternatives.
  • If you are commenting on the accuracy of background information, provide references for your information sources.

Each submission will be carefully reviewed and comments incorporated where appropriate.

How will your input be used?

Receipt of submissions will be acknowledged via return email or post. The Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park Management Plan, together with all public submissions and a detailed Analysis of Submissions, will be forwarded to the Parks and Wilderness Council for its consideration and advice.

The plan, along with Council’s advice will then be forwarded to the Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation for consideration and adoption. Notice of the adoption of the final plan will be published in the Government Gazette and the final Ngaut Ngaut Conservation Park Management Plan will be made available at www.environment.sa.gov.au/parkmanagement.

The Analysis of Submissions document will be released along with the final plan. This document details the comments raised, the response to those comments and whether any changes were made to the plan as a result of those comments. For more information on the criteria used to analyse submissions, click here (PDF 98KB).

Please note that your submission will become part of the public record and will be available to anyone who requests a copy unless you specifically request otherwise.

Want to know more?

Contact us via  DEWNRProtectedAreaManagement@sa.gov.au or (08) 8207 7747.

Upcoming key dates

Tue, 6 Jun 2017 at 5:00 PM

Innamincka Regional Reserve Draft Management Plan - comments closing

Fri, 9 Jun 2017 at 5:00 PM

Witjira National Park Draft Management Plan - comments closing

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 at 5:00 PM

Tallaringa Conservation Park Draft Management Plan - comments closing