URGENT ACTION! Call Troy Grant today and ask him what he is doing to secure a gasfield free Northern Rivers. In the last days of the election campaign earlier this year Deputy Premier and National Party leader Troy Grant and member for Lismore Thomas George made the people of the Northern Rivers a promise. They […]
Check out how the parties rate on protecting the Northern Rivers from unconventional gas!
Meeting with your local Member of Parliament is a powerful action you can take to help protect the Northern Rivers from invasive gasfields. This builds on the efforts of Bentley landholders, Gasfield Free Northern Rivers representatives and other local community members who have met with our elected representatives to express their concerns and ask […]
SAY NO TO POLICE BEING USED TO FORCE ACCESS FOR GAS CORPORATION PLEASE PHONE NSW PREMIER & POLICE MINISTER TODAY & EVERY DAY THIS WEEK. Police are expected in large numbers at the Bentley Blockade site near Casino and Lismore, where the community are opposing gas drilling by Metgasco in the Northern Rivers. The date […]
Dear Supporters, Tonight Four Corners exposed the dark underbelly of coal seam gas mining in Australia – the corrupting influence that big gas corporations and their paid lobbyists have on our politicians. It revealed that in 2010 the Queensland Government rushed through approvals for thousands of gas wells without adequate assessments and without meeting proper legal […]
The NSW government has released a draft of proposed amendments to the Mining State Environmental Planning Policy (Mining SEPP) to implement CSG exclusion zones. The draft is now on exhibition for public feedback until Friday 12 April 2013 and can be viewed here. The proposed changes provide welcome protection for zoned residential areas and mapped critical viticulture and thoroughbred […]
17th December: – Come along today to Glenugie (or Casino) and join the Peaceful Community Protest! All support very much welcomed. Click Here for Glenugie map – Activity could happen at any time and it’s only numbers that will prevent it. – Please remember to adhere to principles of nonviolent direct action at all times. […]
Metgasco AGM Sydney 13th Nov. Protesters let shareholders know it’s a risky business. Metgasco has not been informing shareholders of the huge resistance to gasfields in the region. Several community members the Northern Rivers went to Sydney for the Metgasco AGM. They held banners and large laminated signs supplied proclaiming CSG as “Risky Business.” Demonstrators […]