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The NSW Planning Department has recommended that Santos’ coal seam gas project of 850 gas wells near Narrabri in north west NSW be approved.

The Department has referred the decision on this proposal to the state's Independent Planning Commission (IPC). The IPC is holding a public hearing into the project on 20-24 July and is taking submissions. 

Take action now to help protect north west NSW and the Pilliga Forest from invasive gasfields.





Our drinking water, our rivers and even our World Heritage areas are threatened by longwall coal mining in the greater Sydney region.

It’s time that Premier Berejiklian declared Sydney's drinking water catchment a no-go zone for coal mining.

Will you call on the Premier of NSW to protect Sydney's wter catchments?


NATIONAL: It’s our 10th birthday and we’re celebrating the incredible passion, creativity and commitment of our movement.

We are at a crucial juncture in our nation’s history and we’re working doubly hard to stop any more destruction of our vital water resources and farmland for coal and gas. 

Can you help us make sure our future is a renewable one?


NEW SOUTH WALES: The latest new open cut coal mine proposed in New South Wales is Whitehaven’s Vickery Extension Project.

A decision is expected in the next 12 weeks, so please help local farmers stop this mine.

Check out our submission guide now- subs close on the 10th July




QUEENSLAND: Farmers in the Wide Bay have fought off gas exploration only to turn around and find out a coal company wants to explore on some of their best farm land. 

The Regional Planning Interest Act was supposed to stop this kind of conflict between communities and mining companies but it has failed time and time again.

Sign the letter calling on Ministers to fix the Regional Planning Interest Act.


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