The purpose of this Act is the establishment, maintenance and use of recreation areas, and to provide, coordinate, integrate and improve recreational planning, recreational facilities and recreational management for recreation areas.The Act consists of 12 Parts divided into 251 sections. Part 2 provides for the establishment of recreational areas and Part 3 concerns the preparation, contents and approval of management plans. Part 4 covers provisions regarding the access to, and permits for, recreation areas and Part 5 deals with commercial activity agreements for recreation areas. Part 6 covers regulatory information notices and restricted access areas notices. The remaining Parts provide for offences, investigation and enforcement measures, legal proceedings, dissolution of the Queensland Recreation Areas Management Authority, etc.
Implemented by: Recreation Areas Management Regulation 2007. (2016-07-01)
Repeals: Recreation Areas Management Act 1988. (2002-04-19)
Authors and Publishers
Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel
Government of Queensland (Australia)