The Great Western Woodlands Draft Strategic Weed and Feral Animal Management Plan was released for public comment until 21 June 2013.

Mound Spring Walyarta Conservation Park

Mound spring, Walyarta Conservation Park.
Photo – Jan van de Kam.

The Parks and reserves of the south-west Kimberley and north-west Pilbara draft joint management plan 2016 has been released for public comment with submissions closing 31 March 2017.

The draft joint management plan covers Kurriji Pa Yajula (formerly Dragon Tree Soak) Nature Reserve, Walyarta Conservation Park and the Eighty Mile Beach coastal reserves. The creation of these new parks and reserves and the preparation of a management plan are commitments under the Western Australian Government's Kimberley Science and Conservation Strategy. The reserves will be jointly managed with the area's traditional owners, the Karajarri, Nyangumarta and Ngarla peoples.

View of Mount Stirling from Mount Caroline

Photo – View of Mount Stirling Nature Reserve in the Shire of Quairading from Mount Caroline Nature Reserve in the Shire of Kellerberrin across the Salt River. Photo – Brett Beecham/DBCA.


The Conservation and Parks Commission and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (the department) advise that the Wheatbelt Region Parks and Reserves Draft Management Plan 2019 has been released for public comment.