Tag Archives: Kooragang Island

Stop the T4 Billboard Launch

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CTAG protest against the 4th Coal Terminal on March 16th

If you Care  ……….. About the health risks associated with coal About government collusion with vested lobby groups About lack of protection for prime agricultural lands About transport infrastructure needs for everyday people About the failure of power brokers to … Continue reading

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Together We’ll stop T4. Join the rally on Saturday March 16th

Picture this.   It’s 10am, Saturday March 16th. A perfect Newcastle morning. Hundreds of people have gathered in the park beside Customs House. Families, community groups and children. Together we declare our visions for Newcastle and the Hunter Valley. We take to the … Continue reading

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Coal loader = more bird habitat destroyed, govt breaking international treaties

14 Dec 2012 | Lee Rhiannon Imagine you are a bird and you weigh about 30 grams. Every year as the days start to shorten over your home in the Arctic Circle, you eat so much your weight nearly doubles. … Continue reading

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Stop T4 – Rally and Street Parade

No more coal terminals in Newcastle! Saturday 16th March, 10am Customs House, Newcastle (across the road from Newcastle Station). Parade to Civic Park. Put this in your diary now! A fun, vibrant, colourful, and determined public demonstration against industry plans … Continue reading

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Media release – Ports sell-off bad news for Hunter: where was Tim?

Media release: 23 November 2012. Embargoed: 5am, Saturday 24 November 2012 Privatisation of Port Kembla and Port Botany will undermine the Hunter’s future economic diversity yet local member Tim Owen was silent when the bill went through the NSW parliament, … Continue reading

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SUBMISSION re: development proposal Incitec Ammonium Nitrate Manufacturing Facility Project

SUBMISSION re: development proposal Incitec Ammonium Nitrate Manufacturing Facility Project,SSD-9986Heron Road, Kooragang Island Newcastle Port does not have a Strategic Plan for its future development We note that decisions made today have the potential to lock the Port into continuation … Continue reading

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Action at the HOMEFRONT

Dear Members and Supporters, RE:  Community call for Commission of Inquiry into the Development of Newcastle Port We need to collect a minimum of 500 hard copy signatures for the attached petition by 16th November in order for MLC Cate … Continue reading

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Community Forum Meeting at Stockton re Incitec on Wed 19

For more information about the community forum please Kate Johnson, Chair of Stockton Community Action Group on 0418 268 132

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Investigation of the health, safety and amenity impacts of Port of Newcastle Development

A public Commission of Inquiry into the operation and future development of the Port of Newcastle that includes investigation of the health, safety and amenity impacts of Port operations is long overdue. The Government’s denial and delay in addressing valid … Continue reading

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