GREAT BARRIER REEF – SEENEY SPIN ON PORT STRATEGY – SAD DAY FOR REEF

Deputy Premier, Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning The Honourable Jeff Seeney Thursday, June 05, 2014 Ports Strategy to protect reef and grow jobs A strategy that protects the Great Barrier Reef, grows jobs and sustainably develops the state’s … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – QLD GOVT MOVES TO ENSURE UNESCO WILL DECLARE REEF IN DANGER

Queensland Ports Strategy will protect reef, develop ports Comments (7) » 5th Jun 2014 1:55 PM Updated: 2:13 PM Hay Point. Tony Martin A STRATEGY that protects the Great Barrier Reef, grows jobs and sustainably develops the state’s port network … Continue reading

Clive Palmer bids for coal port expansion at reef

GRAHAM LLOYD The Australian May 06, 2014   MAVERICK federal MP Clive Palmer has sought permission from the Queensland government to take over one of Aus­tralia’s most controversial and environmentally sensitive port developments. Waratah Coal, a wholly owned subsidiary of … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM QUEENSLAND GRAZIER

HUGE LAND GRAB BY QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT FOR COAL RAIL LINES TO ABBOT POINT My name is John Burnett, I’m a grazier from north of Clermont in Central Queensland and I’m writing to ask for your help to stop a huge … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – DEP PREMIER JEFF SEENEY FANTASIES

Deputy Premier offers reassurance on Great Barrier Reef Comments (4) » Daniel Burdon 13th Mar 2014 6:30 PM MUCH has been done since a damning critique of the Queensland Government’s strategic assessment of the Great Barrier Reef’s coastal zones, Deputy … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – QLD GOVT. MOVES TO STIFLE MINING DEBATE AND LEGAL ACTION

Qld govt attacked for stifling mine debate February 28, 2014, 12:06 pm Conservation groups are furious at Queensland government plans to stop ideological objections to mining projects in the state. Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney says it’s “frustrating” that anyone with … Continue reading

Royalties discount to attract $30b Galilee Basin projects

The Observer | Owen Jacques | 7th Nov 2013 9:45 AM THE Newman Government is hoping a giant carrot will encourage a pack of giant multinational mining giants to speed up the almost $30 billion of developments proposed for the Galilee … Continue reading

Greg Hunt releases UNESCO-ordered reef report

Gladstone Observer | APN Newsdesk | 1st Nov 2013 2:39 PM THE cumulative impacts of future port developments along the Great Barrier Reef coastline will form a key part of environmental impact assessments, the draft strategic assessment of the reef … Continue reading