Category Archives: Coalmining

05 Apr
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Wallarah 2 Rally and Public Hearing

Wallarah 2 Rally and Public Hearing Abigail Boyd attended the Planning Assessment Commission hearing at Wyong Golf Club on Wednesday 5 April 2017 to present the Central Coasts Greens position on the Wallarah 2 coalmining proposal. Such is the concern ...

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03 May
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Mine Subsidence Devastates Sugarloaf Conservation Area

28 August 2013 In relation to Wallarah 2… A large section of Sugarloaf State Conservation Area in the lower Hunter has been destroyed by massive subsidence from Glencore’s West Wallsend Colliery. A Fairfax Media investigation has uncovered cliff faces crumbled ...

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21 Jun
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Wallarah 2 Coal Mine Might Be Stopped with New Water Trigger

21 June 2013 Wallarah 2 Coal Mine Might Be Stopped with New Water Trigger Amendments to Federal environmental laws, which allow the Federal Environmental Minister to intervene in projects which affect water, have passed the Senate. These proposals are the ...

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