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National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 No 80
Current version for 26 October 2018 to date (accessed 20 November 2019 at 13:13)
Regional park trusts
The Minister may, by notice published in the Gazette, establish and name a regional park trust and appoint it as trustee of any one or more specified regional parks or any one or more parts of a regional park.A regional park trust established under this section is constituted by this Act as a corporation having as its corporate name the name assigned to the trust in the notice of its establishment. The Minister may, by notice published in the Gazette, change the corporate name of a regional park trust.A regional park trust:has the care, control and management of any regional park (or part of a regional park) of which it is appointed trustee, andhas the powers and functions conferred or imposed on it by or under this or any other Act.If the Chief Executive had the care, control and management of the regional park immediately before the establishment of the regional park trust, any thing done or entered into by the Chief Executive in connection with the regional park is taken to have been done or entered into by the regional park trust.If a regional park trust is appointed as trustee of more than one regional park (or more than one part of a regional park), a reference in this Act to the regional park (or part of the park) in relation to the regional park trust includes a reference to any one or more of the regional parks (or any one or more of the parts of the regional park) of which the trust has been appointed as trustee.