REEF’S FUTURE LIES WITH QUEENSLANDERS ON SATURDAY

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REEF’S FUTURE LIES WITH QUEENSLANDERS ON SATURDAY.   Queensland’s election is going to be a moment in history.   Will Queenslanders vote for a re-run of the Newman government and essentially, condemn the State to become a gigantic quarry for the … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA DAY MESSAGE TO THE ABBOTT AND NEWMAN GOVTS.

Australia Day message from the silenced majority to the major political parties, in particular the Coalition and Newman governments.   No, Mr Abbott, it’s not the Senate minority parties; it’s not your failure to “ skite” about the Coalition’s failure … Continue reading

ADANI’S CARMICHAEL MINE – HISTORIC LAWSUIT BY MACKAY CONSERVATION GROUP

ADANI’S CARMICHAEL MINE – LEGAL CHALLENGE NEEDS SUPPORT AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE MACKAY CONSERVATION GROUP. MACKAY CONSERVATION GROUP LAUNCHES A CRITICAL LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVER ADANI’S MEGA MINE. We all know that one of the biggest threats … Continue reading

LABOR PLEDGES ON GREAT BARRIER REEF

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Labor pledges greater Reef protection Posted on 20/01/2015 by Annastacia Palaszczuk A future Labor Government will take further action to protect Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef and rule out financial backing of dredging activities at Abbot Point. Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk … Continue reading

TONY ABBOTT – AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR CANDIDATE ACCORDING TO MURDOCH PRESS ?!~

TONY ABBOTT- YOBBO OF THE YEAR A MORE APPROPRIATE DESCRIPTION Incredibly, there can be no other word to describe the article in the Mining Daily ( aka the Australian) over the weekend which nominated Tony Abbott as Australian of the … Continue reading

COURT CHALLENGE OVER ADANI COAL MINE

Court challenge will test coal mining’s climate culpability A new legal challenge to the proposed Carmichael coal mine – Australia’s largest – will test in the federal court whether climate change caused by greenhouse gas emissions should be taken into account… … Continue reading

QUEENSLAND ENVIRONMENT – LABOR PROMISES A BETTER DEAL

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 Queensland Labor vows to end taxpayer support for Carmichael mine if elected The Guardian -Joshua Robertson  Tuesday 13 January 2015 19.52 AEST  Environment spokeswoman Jackie Trad says Labor would halt ‘unprecedented’ support shown for Adani coal project by Campbell Newman’s … Continue reading