MEDIA REPORT | Tourism gambit looks like uphill battle

Skyway to hell: Proposal for Mount Canobolas raises residents’ ire THE activation of Mount Canobolas’ summit, including a skyway, is just one strand in a 56-page Orange Region Destination Management Plan to increase tourism but it’s raised the ire of some residents. Friday was the final day to comment on the draft management plan, submittedContinue reading MEDIA REPORT | Tourism gambit looks like uphill battle”

MEDIA REPORT | Time is right for dual name plan for Mount Canobolas

A STORY thousands of years old about a falling out between two brothers is set to become part of Orange’s identity. The district’s best-known landmark Mount Canobolas will also carry the name Gaanha-bula to reflect the area’s First Nations’ significance if a motion to be discussed at next Tuesday’s Orange City Council meeting is successful.Continue reading MEDIA REPORT | Time is right for dual name plan for Mount Canobolas

EARTH FIRST |  Orange and Cabonne councils called on to act to protect endangered Greater Gliders on Mount Canobolas

The greater glider is an adorable fluffy possum the size of a cat. It has membranes that enable it to glide for up to 100 metres. The greater glider is also the world’s largest gliding marsupial. Action needed on Mount Canobolas: Greater gliders listed as endangered Tragically, this beautiful animal has now been listed asContinue reading “EARTH FIRST |  Orange and Cabonne councils called on to act to protect endangered Greater Gliders on Mount Canobolas”