Great Grandmother the First Arrested at Tara Coal Seam Gas Blockade

Published: March 15, 2011

A 70 year-old great-grandmother was the first person to be arrested at the Tara blockade. 

A large police contingent was present at the site, including the public order response team, mounted police and plain clothes detectives.

June was arrested when she refused an order from a plain clothed policeman to move while she was blockading a large bulldozer from entering the QGC site at Kenya.

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