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21: Toot Sings To Bring Back The Trains To Byron Bay

Toot Sings To Bring Back The Trains To Byron BayOn Saturday A rally organised by TOOT "Trains on Our Tracks" sang loudly for the return of trains on the Casino to Murwillumbah Railway. The rally was attended by candidates for the seat of Ballina, Simon Richardson (Greens), Karin Kolbe (Independent) and Thomas George ...
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Posted: 14Mar2011 23:25   Similar items

22: Gaslands Shown At Byron Bay

Gaslands Shown At Byron BayDayne Pratsky from the Block the Gate Alliance presented the GASLANDS movie at the Dendy cinema in Byron Bay last night. Local Greens including Greens candidate Simon Richardson were present and had an information table outside the cinema.

With tens of ...
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Posted: 2Mar2011 02:24   Similar items

23: Cate Faehrman And Sue Stock Inspect A CSG Drill Site Near Bentley

Cate Faehrman And Sue Stock Inspect A CSG Drill Site Near BentleyVIDEO by NR GREENS

NSW Greens MLC Cate Faehrmann and Greens Candidate for Lismore Susan Stock inspect a coal seam gas exploration drill site in Bentley Northern NSW.

Cate is one of the few politicians to monitor the appalling destructio...
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Posted: 21Feb2011 04:08   Similar items

24: Greens MP Cate Faehrmann Visits Keerong Coal Seam Gas Site

Greens MP Cate Faehrmann  Visits Keerong Coal Seam Gas SiteCate Faehrmann Greens MP visited the Northern Rivers last weekend. One of Cate's activities was taking a first hand look at the coal seam gas drilling at Keerong near lismore.
Addressing a group of Northern rivers Greens and concerned residents, Cate said ...
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Posted: 1Feb2011 05:34   Similar items

25: Coal Seam Gas Issue Is Heating Up

Northern Rivers residents have begun to question the benefits of the MetGasCo Coal Seam Methane project in Casino following recent screenings across the region of the film Gaslands.

MetGasCo responded to a query about the possibility of organic chemica...
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Posted: 9Jan2011 00:07   Similar items

26: Fuel Tanker Crash Highlights Need For More Rail Freight

Fuel Tanker Crash Highlights Need For More Rail FreightOn Dec 31 2010 a B Double carrying 38,000 Litres of fuel hit the guard rail on the recently rebuilt Old Pacific Highway, instantly killing the driver and creating a massive fireball. The road was closed for almost 24 hours. 100 emergency vehicles attended the accident ...
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Posted: 5Jan2011 08:51   Similar items

27: Restore Planning Powers To Local Government

The State Government’s controversial legislation that gives them veto over Council’s decisions on planning was highlighted this week by Greens State member David Shoebridge.

He claims it will see a decision on the West Byron Urban Land Release Area made b...
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Posted: 12Nov2010 19:40   Similar items

28: Queensland's First Greens Senator Resolves To Protect Farmland

Larissa Waters the first Greens Senator for Queensland, has signalled her intention to protect Queensland's most productive farmland .

Larissa, said she would protect farmland where it is at risk from new multi-billion-dollar gas-to-LNG projects and ...
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Posted: 23Aug2010 00:17   Similar items


GRILL A GREEN CAMPAIGN HEATS UPFishermen at Tweed Heads yesterday tackled The Greens candidate for Richmond, Joe Ebono, over the use of marine parks to manage fish. The candidate confronted 300 angry fishermen at Jack Evans boat harbour in an attempt to put the Greens case. Greens councillor for Twee...
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Posted: 15Aug2010 02:00   Similar items

30: Greens Keen To Meet Anglers On Marine Park

Greens Keen To Meet Anglers On Marine ParkGreens Richmond Candidate, Joe Ebono, called for an honest discussion about marine reserves. Mr Ebono said that the experience on the South Coast of NSW is that recreational anglers and fishing magazines love the marine park.

He said: “Marine reserves hav...
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Posted: 13Aug2010 03:08   Similar items

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