Minister Lynham's claim gas is the 'fuel of the future' short sighted and disrespectful to landholders - Lock the Gate

Published: October 20, 2016

Lock the Gate says Minister Lynham's championing of coal seam gas, including his comment, reported today, that "gas is, no doubt, the fuel of the future," is short sighted and shows complete disregard for the landholders who are left to struggle with its consequences.

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QGC Exposed for Noise Pollution from Gas Plant and Issued with Environmental Protection Order

Published: October 19, 2016

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection has issued QGC with an Environmental Protection Order for its Kenya Gas Project, located near Chinchilla, which confirms complaints by the community about the severe noise nuisance caused by the Kenya Gas Processing Plant and associated infrastructure.

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Gloucester community vows to fight Rocky Hill coal mine and its impacts on local land and water

Published: October 14, 2016

After fighting off the AGL CSG project near Gloucester, community group Groundswell Gloucester today reaffirmed its opposition to the proposed Rocky Hill coal mine, as public submissions on the project closed.

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Lock the Gate Calls for Groundwater Protection from Mining at Qld Parliamentary Committee Hearing

Published: October 12, 2016

Lock the Gate Alliance will front a hearing of the Agriculture and Environment Committee in the Queensland Parliamentary Annex today to put the case that the state's groundwater resources must be properly protected from mining.

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Call for Heritage Council to protect the iconic Tarwyn Park property at its meeting today in Sydney

Published: October 05, 2016

The NSW Heritage Council is meeting in Sydney today to make a decision on an urgent Interim Heritage Order application to protect Tarwyn Park in the Bylong Valley.

Lock the Gate Alliance recently submitted a nomination of the property for NSW’s State Heritage Register.

“The outstanding heritage values of this place clearly emerged from the nomination process,” said Lock the Gate spokesperson Nic Clyde.

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