The Great Southern will become a world-class trails destination
The Regional Trail Master Plan will identify a coherent and clearly outlined program of trail infrastructure development across the Great Southern region over a ten-year period (2019-2029). The Master Plan will focus on a range of trail experiences suited to different user groups, including user needs for trail-related products and services, across the Great Southern.
In November 2018, funding to develop the Great Southern Regional Trails Master Plan was secured through Lotterywest in partnership with the City of Albany; the Shires of Broomehill-Tambellup, Cranbrook, Denmark, Gnowangerup, Jerramungup, Katanning, Kent, Kojonup, Plantagenet, and Woodanilling; the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC); and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA).
The Project Management Executive Group is currently recruiting a Project Coordinator. We anticipate that the first round of community consultations will begin in February 2019.
Dr Lenore Lyons