Since 2010 when the Lock the Gate movement started - not one single gasfield has moved to production in Australia, outside Queensland.
Communities have ‘locked their gates’ to coal & gas, and the results have been extraordinary given the paucity of resources which the community has compared to coal and gas giants.
Here are some of the fantastic, hard-fought-for wins that this amazing movement of local communities and organisations has been able to achieve:
The groundwater, land, heritage and air in these areas which are precious to local communities and Traditional Owners, have been protected hopefully for years to come.
We now have a tried-and-true multi-pronged road to success that includes;