Originally published 24Oct2012
CSG motion BSC meeting Thurs: GetUp! Woolworths
24 Oct 2012
CSG IN THE SHIRE MAYOR SIMON RICHARDSON"S MOTION OPPOSING CSG
BYRON SHIRE COUNCIL MEETING TOMORROW
Our new Mayor Simon has a great Notice of Motion up to protect the Shire from CSG mining. Please show your support by dropping him an email tonight or showing up tomorrow with signs or yellow LOCK THE GATE triangles. Its the second item on the agenda.
Go to http://www.byron.nsw.gov.au/
and the agenda for ordinary meeting 25 Oct is on top right column; its worth a read. Please submit support for his motion on council"s website or directly to S Richardson; address on the website.
BYRON/BALLINA/TWEED set to oppose CSG: See http://echonetdaily.echo.net.au/councils-all-for-one-against-csg/
CSG TERRORISM PETITION: http://www.communityrun.org/petitions/stop-acts-of-terrorism-against-the-people-of-the-lismore-local-government-area
CONGRATULATIONS MAIN ARM!!
Their surveys have revealed 98% residents want to be gasfield free! Declaration Day 17 Nov Durrumbul Hall, 3 10pm.
BYRON SHIRE COORDINATOR Amica Sanday is back in the role again; her email is amicasandayatgmaildotcom. Tel: 66803230
MULLUMBIMBY COORDINATOR: Deborah Lilly (deborahatmullumactiondotorg) tel:66843723
I will get started next week in Chincogan View Estate and 50k zone in Left Bank Road to kick off with. If anyone from these areas wants to help organise a public meeting and do some door-to-door surveying, please call 66843723.
LENS CAP found at M"BAH RALLY: Please call Deb.
WOOLWORTHS and the GetUp! Pokies campaign
Please sign pledge at http://www.getup.org.au/woolworths-special-delivery
Mullum Community Gardens - 2nd annual food festival this Sat 27th Oct. I will have a table there where you can sign a letter to Woolworths re their pokies.
WOOLIES AND THE KEPNOCK RESIDENTS ACTION GROUP (KRAG)
Mary Walsh and her group are still fighting the megagiants. Her newsletter is on their facebook page and ends with: "So! that"s the state of play. All we can do is get our letters of objection in, attend planning meetings and wait while they play their games with our lives, for the rest of our lives." Sounds familiar good luck Mary.
IAN R CRANE IN BYRON THEATRE
22 Nov "fracking forum" with ex-oilman.
Notification of this gig comes with warnings that he might not be what he cracks himself up to be. Click concession" on the last link and the tickets are free.
Check > http://www.knowthelies.com/node/6408