The Role of the Northern Territory Reserves Board in Relation to National Parks in the Northern Territory

The following notes attempt to set out in some detail the concept of a “national park” according to world standards and suggest future lines of action for consideration by Board members. To support the submission there are a number of extracts from addresses given by delegates attending the first World Conference on
National Parks in Seattle in 1962.


Conference paper

Journal citation

Seminar on National Parks at the University of New England, Armidale, 11-13 February 1966


The paper includes definitions and a justification for reserving land as national park. The second half of the paper deals with governance of national parks and wildlife within the Northern Territory.


University of New England?: 1966