Amendments to QPWS-managed protected areas, commenced 10 December 2021—Subordinate Legislation 2021 No. 188

Subordinate legislation giving effect to the amendments—Subordinate Legislation 2021 No.188

Amendments to the QPWS Estate under the Forestry (State Forests) Regulation 1987 and Nature Conservation (Protected Areas) Regulation 1994 are administered by the Department of Environment and Science.

Tenure Local Government Area Details of amendment
Glen Rock State Forest Lockyer Valley Regional

Revoke parts of the State forest described as:

  • lot 84 on plan CC935, lot 97 on plan CC836182 and lot 105 on plan CH312522, containing an area of about 3,408.183 hectares, for dedication as part of the existing Main Range National Park.

Revoke parts of the State forest described as:

  • lot 123 on plan CC390, lot 149 on plan CC496, lot 9 on plan CC2304, lot 10 on plan CH31292, lot 23 on plan CH311139, lot 30 on plan CH311898 and lot 96 on plan CH312503 containing an area of about 2,891.226 hectares, for dedication as part of the existing Main Range Conservation Park.

The remaining State forest is described as:

  • lot 51 on SP280505, containing an area of about 210 hectares.
Byfield National Park Livingstone Shire

Redescribe the entirety of the national park as:

  • lot 130 on AP23645, containing an area of about 16,857.957 hectares.
Main Range National Park Lockyer Valley Regional

Dedicate an area of Glen Rock State Forest described as:

  • lot 84 on plan CC935, lot 97 on plan CC836182, and lot 105 on plan CH312522 containing an area of about 3,408.183 hectares, as part of the existing Main Range National Park.

The new total area of the national park is about 38,206.9088 hectares.

Paluma Range National Park Charters Towers Regional

Redescribe the entirety of the national park as:

  • lots 1 and 2 on AP19230, lot 59 on plan NPW935, lot 113 on SP186112 and lot 2 on SP327478, containing an area of about 78,961 hectares.
Wiliyan-ngurru National Park Mount Isa City

Redescribe the entirety of Wiliyan-ngurru National Park as:

  • lot 39 on AP23642, containing an area of about 13,775.4 hectares.
Byfield Conservation Park Livingstone Shire

Redescribe the entirety of Byfield Conservation Park as:

  • lot 545 on AP23645, containing an area of about 89.85 hectares.
Main Range Conservation Park Lockyer Valley Regional

Dedicate an area of Glen Rock State Forest described as:

  • lot 123 on plan CC390, lot 149 on plan CC496, lot 9 on plan CC2304, lot 10 on plan CH31292, lot 23 on plan CH311139, lot 30 on plan CH311898 and lot 96 on plan CH312503, containing an area of about 2,891.226 hectares, as Main Range Conservation Park.

The new total area of the conservation park is about 2,891.226 hectares.