GLADSTONE – COMMISSION OF INQUIRY DESPERATELY NEEDED

GLADSTONE –  A COMMISSION OF INQUIRY NEEDED Daniel Burdon | 20th Sep 2014 6:00 AM   THE OBSERVER Australians for Animals call for an inquiry at Gladstone Harbour. Mara Pattison-Sowden A FULLY independent investigation of the management of Gladstone harbour, as … Continue reading

GLADSTONE BUND WALL REVIEW PANEL FAILED TO INTERVIEW EXPERTS

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Gladstone Bund Wall Review Panel censors – Three experts left out of harbour investigation Daniel Burdon | 20th Sep 2014 6:00 AM  THE OBSERVER Australians for Animals say an inquiry is needed at Gladstone Harbour. Mara Pattison-Sowden A PANEL set … Continue reading

REEF SENATE REPORT SLAMS ABBOTT GOVERNMENT

Abbott and his appalling anti environment government are now faced with having to deal with this report which will not sit well with any government assurances to the World Heritage Committee that ” all is well with the Reef.” Reef … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – LNP TREASURER TELLS GLADSTONE TO LUMP IT OVER COMMUNITY PROTEST ABOUT PRIVATISING PORT

LNP rejects petition against privatisation of port Comments (23) » Mara Pattison-Sowden | 1st Jul 2014 6:48 AM GLADSTONE voters will have a “clear choice” rather than a “strong choice” at the next election, according to local Labor candidate Glenn … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE MUST HAVE A ROYAL COMMISSION

Opinion. Sue Arnold, Editor. 12 May 2014 The foundation of the Gladstone disaster is the Bilateral Agreement between the Commonwealth and Queensland.  This agreement, which specified the requirement for monitoring and compliance was a recipe for disaster as it ensured … Continue reading

Severe marine pollutant may have been released at Gladstone

Daniel Burdon | 2nd Apr 2014 5:00 AM A SEVERE marine pollutant that may have been released into Gladstone Harbour during the Western Basin dredging project went unassessed before dredging began, due to failures in the sediment testing program for … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE – ROYAL COMMISSION CALLED FOR

HUNT IN CALL FOR DREDGING REVIEW Graham LLoyd, Environment Editor, The Australian. December 27th, 2013 Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt has called for an urgent review of claims that the failure of a bund wall may have been a major … Continue reading