Lock the Gate welcomes Sydney water catchment mining report, urges moratorium pending final study

Published: December 21, 2018

Revelations six billion litres of water has been diverted from creeks feeding Sydney water catchments into underground coal mines in the Special Areas show a moratorium on any new mines in the region must be immediately implemented, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.

Read more

Lock the Gate welcomes postponement of Vickery public hearing

Published: December 17, 2018

Lock the Gate Alliance has welcomed the Independent Planning Commission’s decision to postpone a public hearing into a large new coal mine proposed near the Namoi River at Boggabri.

Read more

Adani’s water woes continue with murky water plan

Published: December 17, 2018

Adani’s bullish claims it is ready to start work have been proved false in media reports today showing the mining giant’s key water management plan is deeply flawed.

Read more

Native Title applicant group unanimously rejects Wide Bay fracking

Published: December 17, 2018

The Butchulla people of the Fraser Coast region and K’gari have formally announced their opposition to Blue Energy’s plans to frack their traditional homelands.

 

Read more

Big miners should pay their way: Lock the Gate

Published: December 14, 2018

Polluting gas and coal companies are once again failing to pay their fair share of tax, according to the latest corporate report of entity tax information.

Read more

connect

get updates