EARTH FIRST | Not the best place for a bike track

Mount Canobolas Earth First | Not the best place for a bike track

Cultural and biodiversity values of the Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area are under threat from local mountain bikers who want to construct over 60 km of purpose-built tracks in the small reserve. The gazettal of the reserve for nature conservation, because of its outstanding ecological and cultural heritage values, appears of no importance to the bikers who seemingly just want access to the iconic mountain slopes within the conservation area.

Earth First | Not the best place for a bike track, by Peter West
Read the full article – Central Western Daily August 4 2018

If you are concerned about the proposed destruction of Mount Canobolas by mountain biking, please write a short letter to the NSW Minister for the Environment – via email or post your submission to The Manager – Planning Evaluation and Assessment, PO Box 95, Parramatta NSW 2124.

Photo credit: Photo by Helmut Berndt