Gas Inquiry hearing reveals NSW Government is full of hot air on CSG

Published: December 03, 2019

A damning public hearing held today by the NSW Legislative Council inquiry into the implementation of the Chief Scientist’s recommendations on coal seam gas has revealed the state is unaware and unprepared for the damage of coal seam gas production, according to Lock the Gate Alliance. 

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Farmers take New Acland fight to High Court

Published: December 02, 2019

Determined Oakey farmers battling the New Acland thermal coal mine expansion on the Darling Downs have sought special leave to apply to the High Court.

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Land access laws left in limbo as gung-ho gas cowboys frack during wet

Published: November 28, 2019

Northern Territory pastoralists have slammed the Gunner Government for failing to finalise land access agreement legislation before gas companies started to frack.

 

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Laugh and Lock the Gate: Comedians help raise cash to stop the gas

Published: November 25, 2019

Fracking isn’t often funny but Sydneysiders will be giggling to stop gasfields at Lock the Gate Alliance’s Comedy Fundraiser this Wednesday (Nov 27) evening.

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Dig and ditch: Mining company wants to leave QLD taxpayers with $379m clean up bill

Published: November 25, 2019

A multinational mining company is trying to use a loophole in Queensland’s recently introduced rehabilitation laws to leave three massive, unfilled mine pit voids on the Nogoa River floodplain and foist a $379m clean up bill onto taxpayers.

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