Opposition leader Bill Shorten’s plan to create a $1.5 billion fund to encourage the unconventional gas industry in Queensland and the Northern Territory is a disastrous move for landholders, regional communities, and the climate, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.Read more
Lock the Gate says reports this morning revealing Adani did not accept expert advice about the failings of its water plans and that pressure was applied to experts by the government to get their sign off quickly on a flawed plans should lead to an immediate halt of the Carmichael coal mine.Read more
Lock the Gate Alliance condemns moves by the South Australian Government to open up the region surrounding the iconic Australian outback town of Coober Pedy to fracking.Read more
Outraged representatives for landholders locked in a fierce battle against a multinational miner have today (Tuesday April 16) delivered a letter to the NSW Independent Planning Commission, demanding the authority reject the proposed Bylong coal project.Read more
Voters will judge political candidates vying for election at the upcoming Federal Poll based on their commitment to protecting communities from invasive coal and gas mining, according to Lock the Gate Alliance.