CLIMATE POLLUTION – TURNBULL AND FRYDENBERG FAILING

Mounds of coal along the coastline of Queensland at the port of Hay Point, located around 450km southeast of the city of Townsville. Photo: Patrick Hamilton/Greenpeace/Reuters

Climate pollution rising: Turnbull, Frydenberg failing By Matthew Rose and Suzanne Harter on 1 March 2017 By Matthew Rose and Suzanne Harter If the Turnbull government had to pay a dollar for every time a minister claimed Australia was ‘meeting and beating’ … Continue reading

ADANI – ACF MOUNTS FURTHER LEGAL CHALLENGE !

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Adani’s Australian Carmichael coal mine faces new legal challenge Sydney (Platts)–19 Sep 2016 901 am EDT/1301 GMT   Adani Mining’s giant Galilee Basin thermal coal project in Australia’s Queensland state is facing another legal hurdle as the Australian Conservation Foundation, … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – HORRIFIC BLEACHING GOVT ACTION URGENTLY NEEDED

Great Barrier Reef In Crisis: “It’s Just Terrible. Horrific.” Australia’s iconic reef has been hit by its worst ever bleaching event this year. Without urgent government action the future looks worse. Much worse. posted on Jun. 27, 2016, at 6:09 … Continue reading

BILL McKIBBEN – HOW TO SAVE THE PLANET – ESSENTIAL READING

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BILL McKIBBEN ON HOW TO SAVE THE PLANET HOMEENVIRONMENT IMAGE: Thom Mitchell. Sketching The Fight: Bill McKibben On How To Save The Planet By Thom Mitchell on April 24, 2016Environment In the “dark shadow of what’s happened in the Great Barrier Reef,” … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA’S SHAME AS THE REEF TAKES A MASSIVE BLOW FROM CLIMATE CHANGE

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AUSTRALIA’S SHAME – THE POLITICAL BULLSHIT BEING PUSHED BY HUNT FINISHING OFF THE JOB LABOR CREATED.   The Great Barrier Reef may be dying.   Loss of coral is so dire that apparently, even scientists are weeping.   But the … Continue reading

There’s no precedent for stopping the Carmichael Coal Mine – but we should

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(The Carmichael Coal Mine must be stopped – gbr Editor) In light of the Paris Agreement, Queensland University Law Lecturer Justine Bell discusses our legal power – and moral obligation – to stop the Carmichael coal mine.  IN THE WAKE of the Paris Agreement, … Continue reading

Adani boss ‘failed to disclose environmental breaches’

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Adani non disclosure THE chief executive of one of Australia’s biggest mining projects failed to tell the Federal Government about his links to a pollution disaster in Africa. An ABC investigation has revealed Adani’s Jeyakumar Janakaraj was asked to disclose … Continue reading

GOVERNMENTS, POLITICIANS AND VESTED INTERESTS SELLING OUT AUSTRALIA

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GOVERNMENTS REPRESENT VESTED INTERESTS AND NOTHING HAS CHANGED UNDER TURNBULL.   It’s a while since I’ve put pen to paper but there’s a few issues which really need to be aired.   Let’s start with the proposed sale of the … Continue reading