Rural Residents quiet lifestyle still being disrupted.

Residents within the quiet rural residential area of Brooklands  have had to endure continual disruption to their peaceful lifestyle.  In the general meeting held 15th February 2017, Councillors voted to allow an operator to run a truck depot from his residential address. The owner was finally forced to lodged a material Change of Use (MCU)… Read More Rural Residents quiet lifestyle still being disrupted.

Arsonist strikes Goodger Wetlands and koala habitat

Goodger Wetlands – Koala habitat was a target for an arsonist early Saturday morning 7th January. This is the Land for Wildlife that had over 64 % of people polled voted for this area NOT to be burnt. https://freepress10.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/64-say-no-to-goodger-burn-survey-results/ The Sth Burnett Regional Council was adamant their alloted planned reserve burns using RFBs as their contractors… Read More Arsonist strikes Goodger Wetlands and koala habitat

Kingaroy water supply could be contaminated with arsenic by Moreton Resources proposed coal mine.

I am truly astounded. THIS is happening ON peoples Land. They Produce FOOD, raise Cattle, grow grains, vegies, preserving Waterways as they rely on them, THEY LIVE THERE, and this Mining proposal will destroy the lot. The State Governance is behaving questionably over Mining Applications currently, Qld has coal Miners being diagnosed with Black Lung,… Read More Kingaroy water supply could be contaminated with arsenic by Moreton Resources proposed coal mine.

Consequences of proposed open-cut coal mining in the vicinity of Kingaroy

“In conclusion Moreton’s project plans $11 billion in sales and prima facie this may look attractive until one looks at Kammen’s estimate of the cost of damage including that to health, property and income of residents in the South Burnett. Ill health may take years to develop, but in just a few years it is… Read More Consequences of proposed open-cut coal mining in the vicinity of Kingaroy

Kingaroy Concerned Citizens update on Moreton Resources

KCCG submission to Federal Government: The Kingaroy Concerned Citizens Group has received confirmation that their response to MRVs referral to the Federal Government for a Controlled Action has been received. Not including appendix, it finished up being a full 17 pages of text and it addressed matters from all pages of MRVs submission document. They cannot make… Read More Kingaroy Concerned Citizens update on Moreton Resources

Council continues plan to burn protected wetlands

DO NOT BURN GOODGER WILDLIFE HABITAT. Concerns have been raised with the Sth Burnett Regional Council regarding their public notice to do a prescribed burn within the Goodger Wetlands and Land for Wildlife along the Kingaroy Cooyar Rd. This area is entirely surrounded by cropping land and is the only remaining piece of natural habitat within… Read More Council continues plan to burn protected wetlands