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 – CHIINESE INVESTMENT TAKING OVER THE REEF

Chinese Boost Bets on Australian Tourism By Ross Kelly And Rebecca Thurlow connect Updated April 24, 2014 6:58 a.m. ET Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast of Australia. Dong Run Group Port Douglas once drew personalities from Bill Clinton to … Continue reading

BURKE TO APPROVE FITZROY AND PORT ALMA ?

GLADSTONE OBSERVER UNESCO report flags Gladstone Ports Corporation expansion Comments (2) » Mary Bolling 7th May 2013 5:00 AM Gladstone Harbour. David Sparkes A NEW report from the United Nations‘ environmental arm has raised concerns about development plans by Gladstone … Continue reading

GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND – DEVASTATING DECISION BY BURKE

THE BULLETIN Federal Minister gives GKI resort tick with 96 conditions Comments (19) » 5th Mar 2013 11:55 AM » Great Keppel traditional owners devastated no consultation » State Government backs $600m mega eco-resort on Great Keppel Federal Environment Minister … Continue reading

GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND AT MAJOR RISK AS A RESULT OF ANOTHER BAD BURKE DECISION

MEDIA RELEASE FROM SENATOR LARISSA WATERS GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND IS AT RISK FROM TONY BURKE’S DECISION. A massive tourism and marina development approved today by the Federal Government will put the unique environment of Great Keppel Island at risk, say … Continue reading

WHALE DEATHS – GLADSTONE

Two dead whales wash aground on the Capricorn Coast – Gladstone Observer Lisa Maynard 9th Jan 2013 3:46 PM Updated: 10th Jan 2013 7:00 AM   An adult sperm whale carcass washed up on Curtis island. Chris Ison QUEENSLAND Parks … Continue reading