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NCG_AGM_2017_PresidentReport2.pdf
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NCG-AGM-David-Gabriel-Jones-(002).pdf

VCAT-decision-P2003-2016-Continental-Development-Pty-Ltd.pdf
VCAT-decision-P2003-2016-Continental-Development-Pty-Ltd.pdf

AGM 2017


Nepean Conservation Group 2017 AGM

Saturday 18 February 2017

@ Badcoe Hall Point Nepean National Park @ 3:30pm

Guest speaker - David Gabriel-Jones

David Gabriel-Jones is Principal of The Public Land Consultancy (TPLC), which provides independent advice to managers and users of Crown land and other public land.  TPLC’s territory is the governance of parks and reserves, roads and lanes, rivers and coasts.   Before founding TPLC David worked for VicRoads, DSE, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and was a Trustee of Yarra Bend Park. 

David’s talk will be on the governance of foreshores and off-shore areas.

He will look at the deficiencies of the current Coastal Management Act, and argue that in framing the new Coastal and Marine Act, government should consider a major reworking of coastal jurisdictions, coastal tenures, and coastal funding.  He will also suggest expanded advocacy roles for conservation groups.



 

 

Nepean Conservation Group 2017 AGM

Saturday 18 February 2017

@ Badcoe Hall Point Nepean National Park @ 3:30pm

Guest speaker - David Gabriel-Jones

David Gabriel-Jones is Principal of The Public Land Consultancy (TPLC), which provides independent advice to managers and users of Crown land and other public land.  TPLC’s territory is the governance of parks and reserves, roads and lanes, rivers and coasts.   Before founding TPLC David worked for VicRoads, DSE, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and was a Trustee of Yarra Bend Park. 


David’s talk will be on the governance of foreshores and off-shore areas.

He will look at the deficiencies of the current Coastal Management Act, and argue that in framing the new Coastal and Marine Act, government should consider a major reworking of coastal jurisdictions, coastal tenures, and coastal funding.  He will also suggest expanded advocacy roles for conservation groups.

 



 

 

Continental Hotel Sorrento

‘Secrecy’ claims over car park
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Queenscliff Heritage

4 Mar 2017 10:00 PM - Queenscliff Heritage

Streetscape transformations and transgressions: A study of main-street changes in the historic coastal town of Queenscliff.
This project presents an interactive web application to engage with the story of place. The application maps th...

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New NCG Indigenous Plant Guide 2016

23 Jul 2016 3:00 PM -

The NEW 2016 Edition of the NCG Indigenous Plant and Problem Weeds of the Nepean Peninsula Guide was recently launched. Follow the link to doenload a copy.



DOWNLOAD A COPY HERE


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DO YOU WANT THIS AS THE NEW SORRENTO SEAWALL?

11 Jul 2016 12:30 PM -

Planned new seawall for Sorrento.

The Nepean Conservation Group (NCG), The Nepean Historical Society (NHS) and the Port Philip Conservation Council (PPCC) are calling for an immediate halt to construction of a possibly dangerous and unsig...

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Park ban gives hooded plovers a fighting chance

12 Mar 2016 3:45 PM - Park ban gives hooded plovers a fighting chance


Park ban gives hooded plovers a fighting chance

Jason Dowling (The Age 12 March 2016)

The threatened hooded plover has been thrown a lifeline, with dogs to be banned fro...

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Media Release

12 Mar 2016 3:04 PM - Hooded Plovers


Media Contact: Hayley McNaughton 0424 753 775 | hayley.mcnaughton@minstaff.vic.gov.au

Saturday, 12 March, 2016

PROTECTING MORNINGTON PENINSULA’S THREATENED SPECIES

The Andr...

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Media Release

12 Mar 2016 3:04 PM - Hooded Plovers


Media Contact: Hayley McNaughton 0424 753 775 | hayley.mcnaughton@minstaff.vic.gov.au

Saturday, 12 March, 2016

PROTECTING MORNINGTON PENINSULA’S THREATENED SPECIES

The Andr...

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Biodiversity Conservation on the Mornington Peninsula - Have Your Say - Online Survey

11 Dec 2015 1:00 AM -

Dear NCG Members,

I bring to your attention an important survey re Biodiversity Conservation.

Please take the time to fill it out this weekend – it doesn’t take long an...

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TALK IS CHEAP PNNPQS

8 Nov 2014 4:54 PM -

State election 2014: Talk is cheap

Date

November 6, 2014 - 10:00PM

THE AGE

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ROSEBUD SPA OFF THE FORESHORE

5 Nov 2014 7:22 PM -

ROSEBUD FORESHORE SAVED!

The Minister for the Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Ryan Smith MP has decided to revoke his coastal management consent for the use of the Rosebud foreshore as t...

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LEASE SIGNED AT LAST MINUTE FOR PNNPQS DEVELOPMENT

5 Nov 2014 1:00 AM - Media Release

The Victorian State Government has released the following information via the DEPI website on Wednesday 5th November 2014.

The Nepean Conservation Group provides this for your information:

...

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Red Alert

20 Oct 2014 12:02 PM -

The Nepean Conservation Group has made a submission to the State Government expressing concerns about aspects of the proposed development at Point Nepean including the length of the lease and proposals to weaken planning co...

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POINT NEPEAN QS IN THE NEWS

8 Sep 2014 2:29 PM -

Nepean Conservation Group slams lack of detail from Victorian Government and PLG in $100 million development proposal for the Point Nepean Quarantine Station

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NCG/NHS/NRA Submission re PLG Point Nepean Quarantine Station Proposal

5 Sep 2014 11:30 AM -

NCG/NHS/NRA Submission re PLG Point Nepean Quarantine Station Proposal

Download a copy here and ...

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Community Consultation on Point Nepean Quarantine Proposal (PLG) IS ALMOST OVER

8 Aug 2014 12:01 PM - Point Leisure Group

FIND OUT MORE

The Victorian Government has appointed Point Leisure GroupP/L (Directors Richard and Trine Shelmerdine) as the preferred proponent to undertake development of the Point Nepe...

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