Protesters shut down Commonwealth Bank in Brisbane CBD

KATE RASMUSSEN Activist’s have successfully shut down two Commonwealth Bank branches in Brisbane’s CBD this week. The Stop Adani Brisbane group peacefully occupied two offices in Queen and Adelaide St, forcing them to close for the … [Read more...]

Mine expansion plans going ahead at farmer’s expense.

BEAU ROBINSON Farmers on the Darling Downs are outraged with plans for the Acland Coal mine to expand its operation. The proposed extension will see the mine continue until 2029, taking it's coal production from 4.8 million to 7.5 million … [Read more...]

Advocacy groups slam proposed environmental law changes

BRENT ROW Attorney-General George Brandis has drawn ire from civil liberties and environmental groups today, following his proposal to change environmental protection laws in Australia. Under the proposed changes, Mr Brandis hopes to avoid … [Read more...]

Public rally latest initiative to save reef

SARAH ROHWEDER The Australian Marine Conservation (AMCS) will play host to a public rally on August 25 in an attempt to save the Great Barrier Reef from industrialisation. The rally comes as a response to the LNP’s proposal to expand ports, … [Read more...]