On Tuesday Mr Windsor said that [NSW Government] process had failed and he was determined to force the government to act to include the new trigger in the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act before the election on September 14.
Posted: 6Feb2013 08:47
Al Jazeera English, a mainstream commercial television channel aired the first in-depth documentary about CSG mining in Australia this weekend. The documentary, called "Risky Business", was broadcast on pay TV , and was also shown at the Lismo...
Posted: 14Jan2013 13:22
Report by Sue Vader
Metgasco may have succeeded in getting their drill onto the Genugie site – but not the war! One very cheering sign is that the local media seems to be getting onside with the protest movement. Both the Northern Star and the Graft...
Posted: 12Jan2013 12:42
The creative energy of the people of the Northern Rivers is on display
at the Glenugie CSG protest today.
There are now more than 150 protestors gathered at the site singing
protest songs and farmers on horseback have recently arrived. In...
Posted: 5Jan2013 16:34
When a group of girls get together with a shared intention - they can become superheroes! One of the founders of Girls Against Gas, Amelia Hicks, explains how she and some friends came to stand up against the mammoth CSG mining industry.
GIRLS AGAINST GAS! .....
Posted: 9Apr2013 09:04
The Glenugie protest needs more feet on the ground. We welcome anyone who can go for a day and help man the protest, handing out leaflets, helping with camp duties etc . Also anyone who can film the drilling operation and spread the word would be wonderful. Also m...
Posted: 14Jan2013 13:02
Many people may not realise that the Metgasco Drill site at Glenugie is close to Yuraygir National Park. It threatens the pristine water source which flows into the Coldstream Valley. There are about one hundred coastal emus left in the area. Their existence has been threatened in...
Posted: 5Jan2013 12:54
Police are on site now at Doubtful Creek. They have set up a Command post and "rescue van".
State Forests now have approx 30 personnel on the site
There are approximately 30 protestors.&nbs...
Posted: 5Feb2013 08:07