Woondum National Park, or Mothar Mountain as many locals know it, is an area of outstanding natural beauty and biodiversity that ought to be protected for the quiet enjoyment of all locals, not compromised by commercial quad bike tours, say the Queensland Greens.
The recent and steep decline of koalas across Australia show that our national environment laws need to be made stronger and not weaker as the federal government is planning, the Australian Greens said today.
The Queensland Greens claim that plans by Minister for Environment and Heritage, Andrew Powell, to devolve Federal government responsibility for environmental regulation to the States is bad administration and proof the LNP do not understand the principles of good government.
Video footage of coal seam gas bubbling from the Condamine River close to CSG mining operations shows the need for a five year moratorium on this risky industry, despite the old parties voting against the Greens move to legislate for a moratorium in federal Parliament last night.
Jo Bragg, the Greens’ candidate for South Brisbane vows to become the Queensland equivalent of the famous environmental warrior from the US, Erin Brockovich, if elected on Saturday.