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 Asks for Coal Permit “Buy-Back”

Kingaroy residents concerned about the health impacts from a proposed coal mine near their town are demanding the Queensland Government buys back the exploration permit from the company proposing the mine. Moreton Resources (previously known as Cougar energy) is proposing to begin development of the open cut coal mine in 2017 just 4 kilometres south… Read More Kingaroy Asks for Coal Permit “Buy-Back”

Moreton Resources now declared a ‘controlled action’

What is a ‘controlled action’? ‘Actions’ are defined to include such things as a project, a development, an undertaking, an activity, or an alteration to one of these things. actions likely to have a significant impact on a ‘matter of national environmental significance’; actions likely to have a significant impact on the environment of Commonwealth… Read More Moreton Resources now declared a ‘controlled action’

Moreton Resources continue their R & D claim from their failed Cougar Energy UCG plant

The Board of Moreton Resources Ltd (MRV) advises that they continue to advance their appeal rights through the Administrative Tribunal (AAT),  in regards  to claims against it’s failed former Cougar Energy UCG trial  plant in Kingaroy. Cougar Energy (aka Moreton Resources) were forced to close down their trial UCG plant due to allegations of underground… Read More Moreton Resources continue their R & D claim from their failed Cougar Energy UCG plant

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