Monthly Archives: December 2012

MR – No Penalty for Illegal Trucking

Saturday December 15 2012  Front Line Action on Coal has reacted with alarm to revelations that the Department of Planning intends to let Whitehaven Coal off the hook for breaching their development consent by sending hundreds of truck movements down the Kamilaroi Highway earlier this week. The group alerted the Department on Wednesday that the […]

MR – Protest Derails Whitehaven’s Boggabri Office

A crowd of people have surrounded Whitehaven Coal’s office in Boggabri to protest the impact of the Whitehaven Coal train derailment on farmers. The group wants Whitehaven to compensate wheat, pulse and cotton farmers for potentially $150 million in losses from the blocking of the rail line and to pay for the cost of the […]