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

reef coral bleaching

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

LNP Great Barrier Reef Abbott Govt Divisions

LNP Great Barrier Reef Tony Abbott in Parliament

(LNP Great Barrier Reef) – The Abbott Government’s in trouble, so who will take the fall? Whenever a government looks like it is about to sink a few things always happen. Whenever a government looks like it is about to … Continue reading

The Guardian – 26th September 2013 – Mega-mines will have to comply with tough ‘water trigger’ law: Greg Hunt

Environmental groups fear coalmining in Queensland's Galilee basin would threaten water resources. Photograph: Frank Lin/AAP/Greenpeace/PR image

Environmental safeguards introduced by Labor government will affect coalmines owned by Clive Palmer and Gina Rinehart Lenore Taylor, political editor theguardian.com, Thursday 26 September 2013 19.04 AEST Huge coalmines proposed by Clive Palmer and a company co-owned by Gina Rinehart … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – A GILLARD ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER

  NO TEARS FOR JULIA GILLARD. Opinion.  Sue Arnold Now that Julia Gillard has been consigned to history, it’s interesting to see how the mainstream media treats her time in office and her legacy. To date, not one word has … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GREENS SAY NO DREDGE SPOIL ON REEF

DREDGING TODAY Greens to Stop Offshore Dumping in Great Barrier Reef (Australia) Posted on Jun 3rd, 2013 with tags Asia, Australia, Barrier, dredging, dumping, Great, Greens, News, offshore, Reef, stop. The Australian Greens announced a new policy in Brisbane today … Continue reading

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION LABELLED GREEN TAPE BY BIG BUSINESS

BUSINESS BACKS CUT TO DUPLICATED GREEN TAPE. The Australian.  18th January, 2013 Business has hit back at a Greens attempt to prevent Canberra handing over environmental powers to the states in another stoush over the ” green tape” blamed for … Continue reading

MARGIRIS HIGHLIGHTS GILLARD’s FAILURE .

OUTRAGEOUS LACK OF ACTION BY FED GOVERNMENT. The statement by Environment Minister Tony Burke last night on Q & A indicating he has had legal advice which indicate he has ” no powers” to stop the super trawler Margiris has … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF/AUSTRALIA FOR SALE ?

GILLARD GOVERNMENT SELLS OUT AUSTRALIA’S ENVIRONMENTAL HERITAGE Dear Friends, This is a personal message not attributable to the conservation organizations I work for. Australia is ,arguably, at the most critical of crossroads environmentally, economically, and ethically.    Our precious natural resources, … Continue reading