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The Mouse That Roars:  Coal In The Queensland Economy

The Mouse That Roars: Coal In The Queensland Economy

A new research paper by The Australia Institute,  The Mouse That Roars – Coal in the Queensland economy released last week, shows that on average Queenslanders believe coal employs 13% of the…

When Will Queensland Act on Plastic Bags?

When Will Queensland Act on Plastic Bags?

News that France will ban single use plastic bags in supermarkets by 2016 has renewed calls for Queensland to act on this environmental menace. The French ban follows a similar…

Sad farewell to Champion of Conservation

Sad farewell to Champion of Conservation

Queensland has sadly lost a wonderful “Champion of Conservation”, with the recent passing of Terry Hampson. Born in 1935, Terry Hampson grew up in Allora on the Darling Downs before…

Queensland Labor’s Environment Policy Platform, is a good start

Queensland Labor’s Environment Policy Platform, is a good start

Queensland Conservation (QCC) has welcomed many of the positive polices put forward around the environment in the Queensland Labor State Policy Platform, but says it needs additional work. Some of the positive…

Stop Eyeing Off Fraser Island Water

Stop Eyeing Off Fraser Island Water

Proposals to mine Fraser Island’s water resources are now possible under legislative changes passed by the Queensland Government this year. Conservation groups are calling on the State Government to immediately…