Queenland's incredible Fraser Coast is famous for it's amazing beaches, Fraser Island, pristine waterways, farmlands and cultural heritage.
Now wide areas surrounding Australia's favourite Island are at risk from unconventional gasfield exploration licenses.
The area's population growth has exceeded the state average over the past 20 years, and it is forecast to grow to more than 430,000 by 2031.
We need to stop gasfields risking our land and water before it's too late!
CALL ON THE PREMIER TO PROTECT WIDE BAY, BURNETT!
The Fraser Coast and Wide Bay, Burnett region is a valuable food bowl. We are known for our rich soils, food crops and tourism. Home of the Great Sandy Straits, Mon Repos and Southern Great Barrier Reef, ours is an internationally significant environment worth protecting.
We call on you to protect our unique region by:
- Enacting legislation that makes the Wide Bay, Burnett regions a no go zone for all forms of unconventional gas mining.