Welcome to the Protected Area Workers Association of NSW

.....working to conserve and protect the most special places so that all may continue to enjoy for now and for evermore

PAWA is a non-profit, non-industrial, apolitical professional association for all those who are working in and for protected areas in NSW, the ACT and Parks Australia.

Covering all classes of protected area whether it be private land, public land or land held in trust, we welcome all who are dedicated to protected areas to join us.


Latest News

  • PAWA NSW 2015 AGM is fast approaching. Due to be held in the Myall Lakes on 28 November, this is your opportunity to meet the committee and other PAWA members face to face. Find out more here

    Find out more about PAWA and how you can be involved

    Share your ideas or projects you’d like to kickstart through PAWA

    Nominate or vote for office bearer and committee member positions

  • PAWA has recently signed an Agreement of Co-operation with Ranger Federation of Asia. We are proud have formed this new partnership with local rangers in the Asia-pacific region and look forward to sharing knowledge and resources.

    Ranger Federation of Asia