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Proclamations/Other as made
This instrument amends the Proclamation declaring the Norfolk Island National Park by including Phillip Island in the Norfolk Island National Park.
Administered by: Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts
General Comments: This Proclamation was originally made under section 7(2) of the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1975, and pursuant to Part 2 of Schedule 4 of the Environmental Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 1999, is continued in force under section 344 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 15
Registered 06 Nov 2008
Gazetted 07 Feb 1996
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1975

 

PROCLAMATION

 

I, WILLIAM GEORGE HAYDEN, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council following consideration by the Council of a report by the Director of National Parks and Wildlife, and under subsection 7 (8) of the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1975, amend, as set out in the Schedule to this Proclamation, the Proclamation made under subsection 7 (2) of that Act on 30 January 1986 (being the Proclamation declaring the area specified in that Proclamation to be a park and assigning the name “Norfolk Island National Park” to that park).

 

 

Signed and sealed with the

Great Seal of Australia

on 24 January 1996

                           (L.S.)

 

BILL HAYDEN

Governor-General

 

 

 

By His Excellency’s Command,

 

John Faulkner

Minister for the Environment, Sport and Territories

 


 

 

SCHEDULE

 

AMENDMENTS TO THE PROCLAMATION OF 30 JANUARY 1986

 

1.            Omit “pursuant to sub-section 7(2) of that Act and for the purposes of paragraph 7 (6) (a) of that Act, hereby - ”, substitute “acting under subsection 7 (2) of that Act:”.

 

2.            Omit paragraph (a), substitute:

                  “(a)         declare the areas specified in the Schedule to be a park; and”.

 

3.              Omit paragraph (c), substitute:

               “(c)         for the purposes of paragraph 7 (6) (a) of that Act, specify subsoil to the depth of 1,000 metres below the surface of the land within those areas; and

               “(d)         for the purposes of paragraph 7 (6) (c) of that Act, specify subsoil to the depth of 1,000 metres below the surface any sea-bed within those areas.”.

 

4.            Schedule:

         Omit:

         “DESCRIPTION OF AREA OF PARK”:

Substitute:

“DESCRIPTION OF AREA OF PARK:

Land on Norfolk Island”.

 

5.            Add at the end of the Schedule:

“Phillip Island

 

The area, being all of that area of land of approximately 190 hectares bounded by the high water mark and shown as Lot 1 Section 36 Phillips Island on Sheet Number 98 of the Norfolk Island Official Plan.”.