Monthly Archives: September 2013

Protest Fills Whitehaven Office

Whitehaven Coal’s office in Boggabri has filled up with a group of people, who are demanding that Whitehaven come clean about the impacts and timing of the Maules Creek Coal Mine. The protest follows a large gathering on the haul road of Whitehaven’s Tarrawonga Coal Mine this morning. A cloud of legal uncertainty hangs over […]

Whitehaven Halted by Protest

A large group of people have gathered on the haul road of Whitehaven’s Tarrawonga Coal Mine at Leard State Forest near Narrabri this morning to protest the impact of the company’s expansion plans on farmlands and forest. A cloud of legal uncertainty hangs over the company’s planned Maules Creek coal mine, which would destroy 625 […]

Day 427,

Camp is busy, on Orange Alert and preparing for the Leard Forest Listen Up #3. the Listen up starts tomorrow! with LTG screenings and a flat out weekend of music, skillshares and tours of the forest and farms, court case  Earlier this week Northern Inland Council for the Environment applied for a temporary injunction of […]

One Year and Forty Three Days: Bump In

At camp we’re getting excited for the next Leard Forest Listen Up #3, here in Leard State Forest from the 27th – 30th Sept. The bush concert will bring together people from all over the state and QLD to celebrate Earth, Climate and community. With over 16 Live comedy and music acts, NVDA Skillshares, Tours […]