GREAT BARRIER REEF – NUCLEAR POWER – MORE MADNESS

Nuclear power ‘could save reef’ The Australian June 30, 2014 12:00AM Jamie Walker Associate Editor, QLD Brisbane https://plus.google.com/114365888741891144205/ Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, left, and Eric McFarland say it’s time to discuss nuclear energy. Picture: Lyndon Mechielsen Source: News Corp Australia ONE of … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – SCANDAL OVER GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND REVEALED BY ABC

Great Barrier Reef marina development: Documents reveal GBRMPA had concerns over $600m Great Keppel Island resort By the National Reporting Team’s Mark Willacy Posted 1 hour 40 minutes ago Photo: The Great Keppel Island Resort is the first major development … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – RENOWNED CORRUPTION FIGHT SAYS QLD GOVT IS DESTRUCTIVE, UNDERMINES JUDICIARY AND INTERFERES WITH ELECTORAL SYSTEM

Tony Fitzgerald tears into Queensland government for abuse of power Renowned corruption fighter says Liberal National party has embarked on ‘destructive’ first term, undermining the judiciary and interfering in the electoral system theguardian.com, Sunday 29 June 2014 13.43 AEST Tony … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – QUEENSLAND AFTER COAL, INTERESTING ARTICLE BY JOHN COLE IN THE CONVERSATION

8 April 2014, 6.11am AEST Australia’s biggest coal state plans for life beyond coal We are in the coal business. If you want decent hospitals, schools and police on the beat we all need to understand that. – Queensland Premier Campbell … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – POWELL CLAIMS EFFORTS TO SAVE REEF ARE AN ” IDEOLOGICAL WAR”

Minister accuses green groups of “waging ideological war” Have your say » Rae Wilson | 24th Jun 2014 6:39 PM Barrier Reef report card shows improvement but still ‘poor’ QUEENSLAND’S Environment Minister has taken firm aim at green groups, labelling … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – MINING INDUSTRY GETS BILLIONS IN STATE SUBSIDIES – FROM TAXPAYERS

Mining industry receives billions of dollars in state subsidies: report AM By Simon Frazer, Rachael Brown and staff Updated 44 minutes ago Photo: The Australia Institute says coal mining gets the biggest subsidies. (Araluen: ABC Contributor) Map: Australia The astounding … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – ABBOTT GOVT GETS ITS JUST DESERVES OVER TASSIE FORESTS

United Nations shuts down Australia over concerns about Tasmanian World Heritage Areas and Great Barrier Reef 4 hours ago June 24, 2014 10:49AM Video Image VIDEO: UNESCO warns Australia over Barrier Reef 0:35 Play video UNESCO has warned that the … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – FORMER DIPLOMAT SPEAKS OUT ON REEF DECISION BY UNESCO

Govt is sacrificing Great Barrier Reef for political expediency: diplomat William Rollo reported this story on Monday, June 23, 2014 08:13:04 Listen to MP3 of this story ( minutes) | MP3 download CHRIS UHLMANN: Australia has again been spared the … Continue reading