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Landholders welcome fracking inquiry but say it’s not enough

September 05, 2017

TUESDAY, September 5, 2017: Landholders across the state have welcomed today’s long-awaited announcement of an inquiry into the fracking industry in WA but say it doesn't go far enough. Co-convenor of the Gasfield Free South West Alliance Kathy Thomson said her group welcomed the...

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“Relaxed” Stance on ‘Fracking For GST’ Deal Needs Clarification from Premier

July 19, 2017

Dongara farmer Rod Copeland has asked Premier McGowan to clarify his stance on any deals on fracking in GST discussions, after Treasurer Ben Wyatt said he was “relaxed” about Scott Morrison’s threat to cut GST to states unless they accept unconventional gas exploration. “I’m...

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Highway protests call for water protection from fracking threat

July 07, 2017

More than 30 actions are planned across WA for Saturday July 8 to protest at the State Government’s lack of action in protecting water resources from the unconventional gas industry.   The actions will involve groups of people taking to the highways with banners...

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