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57/2017/5: Draft East Cessnock Flying-fox Camp Management Plan

At the Meeting of Cessnock City Council on 21 June 2017, Council resolved to place the Draft East Cessnock Flying-fox Camp Management Plan on Public Exhibition.

The Draft East Cessnock Flying-fox Camp Management Plan was initiated and lead by Cessnock City Council on behalf of land managers including NSW Department of Industry –Lands and Forestry, NSW Department of Education, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage and other stakeholders including Cessnock East Public School, the Bat Support Group and local impacted residents. A copy of the management plan is available below:

The Draft East Cessnock Flying-fox Camp Management Plan will be on exhibition from 28 June to 31 July 2017. Hard copies can be viewed at the following locations:

  • Cessnock City Council’s Administration Building; and
  • Cessnock and Kurri Kurri Library.

Any person may make a written submission in relation to the Draft Management Plan. Any views expressed in written submissions will be considered by Council before the Draft Management Plan is finalised. 

Submissions

In order to be considered by Council, submissions must be received by 5.00pm on 31 July 2017 and should quote 57/2017/5: Draft East Cessnock Flying-fox Camp Management Plan.  Submissions should be addressed to The General Manager and can be submitted via:

   Email    Post
   The General Manager    The General Manager
   Cessnock City Council    Cessnock City Council
   council@cessnock.nsw.gov.au    PO Box 152    
     CESSNOCK NSW 2325

Submissions are NOT kept confidential.  Council releases submissions when a request is made in accordance with privacy laws and the relevant provisions under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009.  When a submission is released by law, Council routinely withholds contact numbers, email addresses and signatures. Should you wish for all personal details or any information that may identify you to be withheld from the public, please advise Council of this in your submission.  

If you have any enquiries please contact Council’s Strategic Planning Assistant Miss Hannah McCauley on 4993 4183.