Latest World Heritage List News

Idiotfruit and tree kangaroos: here’s why the ancient rainforests of Queensland’s Wet Tropics are so distinctive
2 July 2024, Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – The Maryborough Advertiser
Jetstar’s first flight between Melbourne and Hervey Bay takes off
Cultural Landscapes of Cape York Peninsula added to Australia’s UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List
World Heritage Bid For Cape York Peninsula
Spotlight On World Heritage Icon
Celebrating 10 years of pest eradication at Macquarie Island
21 May 2024, Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – Maryborough Advertiser
Next Step In Murujuga World Heritage Nomination
Significant milestone for protection of Murujuga country
Baw Baw Shire joins gold rush to World Heritage bid
Funding to better protect nature and communities from bushfires
Broken Hill icon included in global World Heritage bid
Recognising Victorian Trades Hall’s Heritage
World Heritage listing sought for Parramatta Female Factory
Anzac WWI Western Front sites added to UNESCO World Heritage List
Broken Hill Trades Hall endorsed for World Heritage List nomination bid
Council to sign MOU for World Heritage Listing Bid
Celebrating 4 decades of protection for Nightcap National Park’s ancient rainforest
World Environment Day: Macquarie Island Marine Park to triple in size
Joint statement – New visitor centre for World Heritage Listed national park
Grant to help boost wildlife on Macquarie Island
21 March 2023, Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – Advertiser
28 February, 2023 Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – Advertiser
Towards World Heritage recognition for Murujuga
17 January 2023 Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Advertiser
Celebrating 40 years of Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area
30 years of K’gari World Heritage listing
22 November, 2022, Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – Maryborough Advertise
Saving Sydney’s Built Heritage – World Heritage listing push for Parramatta Female Factory
15 November 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Advertiser
Unprecedented regional partnership receives funding
Unprecedented regional partnership receives funding
Contract awarded for Stage Two of Maryborough Railway Station Activati
Call to protect Exmouth Gulf marine haven
12 October 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Welcome Record
World Heritage Listing worth $1B to Goldfields region
Economic Assessment finds World Heritage listing worth $1B to Goldfields Region
4 October 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Advertiser
Water Is Life – Part Of Victoria’s Water Future
28 September 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor, Welcome Record
Wentworth Falls Sculpture Walk – new signage to connect community to art and nature
Reef: coral bleaching tragedy
21 July, 2022 Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Carisbrook Mercury
19 July 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Advertiser
How Tasmania Became Australia’s Heritage Construction Capital
Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor- Welcome Record
26 May 2022, Mayor Cr Chris Meddows-Taylor – Carisbrook Mercury