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THE WILDERNESS SOCIETY TO TAKE THE EPA (WA) TO COURT

Even though the gas hub is not going ahead, the state government still want to proceed with the case that The Wilderness Society have raised against them.   The hearings are on the 4th, 5th and 5th of June.   http://www.wilderness.org.au/campaigns/kimberley/wilderness-society-takes-wa-epa-to-court Please … Continue reading

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EPA IN THE SPOT LIGHT AGAIN

The WA EPA is once again under the spot light as shocked conservationists and Rockingham residents struggle to understand how they could possibly approve the destructive “Mangles Bay Marina” canal housing/marina development within Point Peron.      Here Many will … Continue reading

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EPA Approves Mangles Bay Marina in Point Peron

The EPA has approved the Mangles Bay Marina and canal housing development on public land in Point Peron (with conditions).  Read the EPA Report  … here URGENT PROTEST – 8th May  Outside Cedar Woods office at 50 Colin St, West Perth … Continue reading

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Texas Fertilizer Explosion – Negligent Planning

Never trust a Right Wing Conservative Government to put community welfare above developers profits. A residential development should never have been allowed near this fertilizer plant in West, Texas. Here in WA our State Government is proposing to build an … Continue reading

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Fremantle’s Henderson Street Warders’ Cottages (Opinion Piece by John Dawson)

40 years ago a senior planner Richard Gray said of the Fremantle Prison complex: “The whole Establishment will in time be the most important and interesting feature of the City”.  Unfortunately, 22 years ago the Member for Fremantle Jim McGinty excised the … Continue reading

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