Wide Bay environment and farmland must be protected from mining: Greens

The Queensland Greens will fight to protect the Wide Bay region from any mining projects that could threaten the region's unique environment and prime farmland.

Billionaires’ mining boom damaging Queensland

The mining boom driven by billionaire magnates like Clive Palmer is weakening the economy and damaging regional communities and the environment, but the old parties don’t want to know as they are likely to block a Greens motion deferred to tomorrow to assess the real costs of the mining boom to Queensland.