Monthly Archives: March 2013

Day 232 – Leaps ahead

A month ago things were looking grim for the campaign to protect Maules Creek and Leard Forest from massive coal expansion, with the Maules Creek and Boggabri expansion gaining federal approval as the last hoop they had to jump through before being able to rip into this area. Now things are looking up, with a […]

MEDIA RELEASE: Protest Shuts Down Whitehaven’s Tarrawonga Mine

All coal output and worker access to Whitehaven’s Tarrawonga Mine this morning has been stopped as a protestor sits in a tree platform attached to the main gate and twenty other people have gathered in support.   Front Line Action on Coal is backing the “Call to Country” campaign, calling for a federal moratorium on […]

Coulton Ambushed at Boggabri MAC Village

Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton received a surprise visit this morning from local residents and supporters at the Boggabri MAC Village who handed him a “Call to Country” as part of a Lock the Gate National Day of Action. Every electorate office in the country will receive Lock the Gate visits today and a […]

Call to Country – National Lock the Gate campaign