On the evening of the Census, people who live in the South Burnett camped out at Acland, a thriving town before open cut coal mining came to town. Cassie McMahon, a resident from Nanango organised the event and said it was a success. 50 people participated in the camp out, listened to stories of the… Read More Census at Acland
On Tuesday 9th August a group of people will be packing their swag, a meal to share and heading of to Acland, a beautiful town between Oakey and Jondaryan. Up to 400 people who lived in the town before it became an open cut coal mine was developed. New Hope Coal claimed that the mine… Read More Come and Repopulate Acland
Latest update about the Coopers Gap wind farm project and the presentation from their June meeting in Bell. Questions and answers relating to the project and its requirements. The presentation from the meeting is available here: (pdf) Meeting Presentation June 2016 The path of community infrastructure designation for the Coopers Gap Wind Farm (CGW),… Read More Coopers Gap Wind Farm update
The Office of the Coordinator Genera (OCG) has now put the Terms of Reference (TOR) on exhibition for public comment. The TOR document is on display from 10 June to 11 July 2016. See the link below: http://www.statedevelopment.qld.gov.au/…/coopers-gap-wind-f… The following is the main information on the OCG’s website, which shows you how to comment on… Read More Coopers Gap wind farm update.
Coopers Gap Wind Farm CCC community group visit to AGL wind farms in Victoria, 1 – 4 August 2016 Following on from discussions at the last CCC about the community visit to the Hallett wind farms in SA, AGL is organising residents another opportunity to visit AGL’s wind farms in Victoria – Macarthur Wind Farm,… Read More Coopers Gap Wind Farm CCC community group visit to wind farms in Victoria
An update on the progress of the Coopers Gap Wind Farm project. Since the last meeting of the CCC Group, they have been working to progress the project through to its final approval. As part of this, AGL applied for the project to become a Coordinated Project under the State Development and Public Works Organisation… Read More Coopers Gap Wind Farm project