REEF REMAINS A PUPPET ON AN UGLY STRING

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REEF REMAINS A PUPPET ON AN UGLY STRING The French have a wonderful saying –  “Tous ca change, tous c’est le meme chose.”  Everything changes, everything remains the same.   A pretty good description of the politics which surround saving the … Continue reading

ABBOTT GOVT LATEST REEF REPORT ” GILDING THE LILY”

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ABBOTT GOVT LATEST REEF REPORT TO UNESCO ” GILDING THE LILY” SAYS EXPERT Daniel Burdon.  The Bulletin. AN EXPERT on the Great Barrier Reef has labelled the Abbott Government’s latest report to UNESCO as “gilding the lily”, saying it ignores … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA DAY MESSAGE TO THE ABBOTT AND NEWMAN GOVTS.

Australia Day message from the silenced majority to the major political parties, in particular the Coalition and Newman governments.   No, Mr Abbott, it’s not the Senate minority parties; it’s not your failure to “ skite” about the Coalition’s failure … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF MASSIVE PROBLEMS- BRILLIANT CONVERSATION ARTICLE

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THE GREAT BARRIER REEF IS IN TROUBLE – BRILLIANT ARTICLE FROM THE CONVERSATION The Great Barrier Reef is in trouble, and a draft government plan to ensure its survival does not go far enough. A number of submissions including those … Continue reading

ABBOT POINT DREDGE DUMP ON LAND – NO EIS

ABBOT POINT DREDGE DUMP ON LAND WITH NO EIS. No environmental impact assessment over Abbot Point spoil dumping in wetlands Brian Williams The Courier-Mail October 29, 2014 12:48PM FEDERAL Environment Minister Greg Hunt will fast track the assessment of a … Continue reading

QUEENSLAND MINISTER MET WITH DEUTSCHE BANK

QUEENSLAND minister met Deutsche after coal port backdown John Conroy Queensland Environment Minister Andrew Powell met with Deutsche Bank after the bank bank ruled out financing the Abbot Point coal port expansion, Senate Estimates has revealed. Under questioning from Queensland Greens’ Larissa Waters, … Continue reading