Skip navigation

Media Releases

Lock the Gate Questions Galilee Coal Project SEIS

April 11, 2013

Lock the Gate Alliance has today derided Waratah Coal and Queensland Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney for misleading landholders regarding the rail corridor from the Galilee Basin coal mines. "In June 2012, Jeff Seeney promised the people of Central Queensland that he would approve no...

Read More

T4 shelved: welcome news for rural communities

April 10, 2013

Rural community groups along the Hunter coal chain have welcomed today's news that the controversial T4 coal terminal project in Newcastle has been shelved for at least two years, perhaps permanently. "The T4 coal terminal project has been a profound threat to our entire region,"...

Read More

CSG in retreat – Dart Energy leaves the Hunter

April 02, 2013

The Lock The Gate Alliance has welcomed today's news that coal seam gas (CSG) driller Dart Energy are suspending their operations in NSW. Dart released a statement to the Australian Stock Exchange this morning, blaming 'uncertainty created by recent NSW and Federal Government decisions' for...

Read More