IS AUSTRALIA MEETING UN RECOMMENDATIONS FOR REEF ?

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30 March 2015, 12.26pm AEDT Is Australia meeting the UN recommendations for the Great Barrier Reef? THE CONVERSATION The government says it has met all of the recommendations for safeguarding the Great Barrier Reef. But a close reading of the dozens … Continue reading

TRADITIONAL OWNERS VERSUS ADANI

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Traditional owners vs Carmichael Mine   Print Email Australian Broadcasting Corporation Broadcast: 26/03/2015 Reporter: John Stewart In central Queensland the Indian owned mining company Adani is trying to build one of the biggest coal mines in the world but an … Continue reading

VALE MALCOLM FRASER -GREAT BARRIER REEF HERO

  VALE MALCOLM FRASER – GREAT BARRIER REEF HERO.   It was Malcolm Fraser’s government which succeeded in having the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park declared.   As well, his government had five properties placed on the World Heritage list including … Continue reading

ABBOT POINT – NEW QUEENSLAND GOVT CHANGES DUMP SITE

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Abbot Point expansion: Approvals process rebooted in plan to preserve wetlands from dredge spoil By Melinda Howells and staff Updated 55 minutes ago Photo: The Queensland Government’s map shows the T2 area where Abbot Point dredge spoil would be dumped. … Continue reading