Blue Mountains Australia
Free sausage sizzle, kids activities and building advice
Free sausage sizzle, kids activities and building adviceFree sausage sizzle, kids activities and building advice
Bushfire Building Conference & Forum 2017
Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide Products
Australian Ugg Boots, Sheepskin and Cowhide Products
Blue Mountains Ugg Boots
Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748
Plumbing, Drainage, Gasfitting, Electric Eel. Ph:4759-2748
Hazlaw Plumbing & Gas
Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298
Call to discuss your next web project. Phone: 4751-7298
Stralia Web
Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person.
Your local independent cinema. All tickets all sessions $12.00 per person.
Glenbrook Cinema

Blue Mountains News

Council Adopts Long Term Plan for Scenic Eastern Escarpment

Source: Blue Mountains City Council
Archived 18 Jul 2018 - Posted: 20 May 2018
Elizabeth Lookout, Glenbrook is part of the Scenic Eastern Escarpment
Blue Mountains City Council has adopted a long term plan for the scenic eastern escarpment that will guide the future development of nature and culture based recreation and tourism opportunities in the lower Blue Mountains.

Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill said, “The Master Plan is key to obtaining significant State and Commonwealth investment in recreation infrastructure for the community.”

“The southern escarpment is well known as a national and international tourist destination, the eastern escarpment offers a wide range of recreational activities; supports a rich diversity of vegetation communities; and showcases important Aboriginal and European heritage.”

The precinct extends from Darks Common in the south, adjoining Blue Mountains National Park to Knapsack Reserve in the north and connecting with Yellomundee Regional Park. It is bounded by the residential areas of Glenbrook, Blaxland, Winmalee, Mt Riverview, Yellow Rock and Hawkesbury Heights to the west, and Lapstone, Emu Plains, Leonay and Emu Heights, and the Nepean River to the east.

The Mayor said the Scenic Eastern Escarpment Masterplan, as with all of Council’s strategic plans, was developed in partnership with the community.

“I would like to thank residents, interest groups and neighbouring land managers who contributed to the plan and help shape the future of this important precinct,” he said. “This plan offers a coordinated approach to providing recreational opportunities and responding to the growing interest in, and demand for, recreational and cultural experiences.”

The Scenic Eastern escarpment masterplan is available on Council’s website.

This article archived 18 Jul 2018

 
Wildwood Garden Wildwood Garden Wildwood Garden Wildwood Garden

Recent News

Tangents + Special Guest Broken Chip In Concert at The Metropole Guesthouse
Tangents + Special Guest Broken Chip In Concert at The Metropole Guesthouse
Tangents incendiary live shows are driven by live drums and electronic...
Talented Young Choir from the Blue Mountains Hoping for Another Year Of Success at National Competition
Talented Young Choir from the Blue Mountains Hoping for Another Year Of Success at National Competition
The Vocalocity Vocal Ensemble based in Leura is comprised of 8 young singers...
Blue Mountains Win $375,000 Heritage Grants
Blue Mountains Win $375,000 Heritage Grants
Blue Mountains region has been the successful recipient of four key heritage...
Community Grants Program Now Open for Local Projects
Community Grants Program Now Open for Local Projects
Community groups in the Blue Mountains are invited to apply for grants...
Forestry Land Rate Exemption
Forestry Land Rate Exemption
Lithgow Council estimates that the value of foregone rates on Forestry...

What's New

IAN COOPER & EMMA PASK
IAN COOPER & EMMA PASK
Blue Mountains Concert Society
Celebrate Science Week @ Gondwana Garden
Celebrate Science Week @ Gondwana Garden
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Pamper Events-Hens/bridal-Corporate-Kids
Pamper Events-Hens/bridal-Corporate-Kids
Glamour & Elegance Mobile Beauty
Matildas in Springtime
Matildas in Springtime
Matildas Of Leura
News Menu:

Have You Visited

Announcement
Campbell Rhododendron GardensBirds are nesting and calling for mates. Native flowers are blossoming.View Campbell Rhododendron Gardens in Blackheath »
Share Blue Mountains Australia
Join us on Facebook