Spotlight on GBR Dredging

The 8th Annual Dredging & Reclamation Summit, taking place on 15-16 November in Brisbane, will bring together ...

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New Milestone for Carmichael

The $21.7 billion Carmichael coal project has passed a significant milestone with agreements reached with all ...

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Reef Trust to Reduce Erosion

The Australian Government is providing $4.86 million for five organisations to work with landholders to address the ...

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Input Invited for Priority Ports

Queenslanders will have a hand in shaping the future of the state’s priority bulk commodity ports and protecting ...

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Govt Backs Abbot Point Project

The Palaszczuk Government today welcomed the Commonwealth Government’s decision to approve the final environmental ...

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Dredge Spoil Dump Ban Passed

The growth of Queensland’s major regional bulk commodity ports will be responsibly managed, and the Great Barrier ...

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New Amendments to Ports Bill

New laws about Queensland ports will strike a balance that allows the limited removal of port material and still ...

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Carmichael Coal Mine Project Approved

The Australian Government has reached the decision to reissue approval for the biggest new coal mine in Australia — ...

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AMCS Calls for Rejection of Adani Coal Mine

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has welcomed news that the Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt is now ...

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CAFNEC Comments Reef Report

Cairns and Far North Environment Centre (CAFNEC) today pointed out that the recently released reef report card 2014 ...

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Approval for Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine Overturned

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed a Federal Court decision to overturn Federal ...

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More Money Secured for GBR Water Quality

The Palaszczuk Government will provide an additional $100 million over five years to improve the Great Barrier Reef ...

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Great Barrier Reef Not ‘In Danger’, UNESCO Says

The Palaszczuk Government has welcomed the UNESCO World Heritage Committee’s decision not to list the Great Barrier ...

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Reef Health Floats Above Politics, QRC Says

The 40th meeting of the Great Barrier Reef ministerial forum held in Brisbane today is another display of the state ...

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Gladstone Port Plan up for Comment

Public consultations start this week on an initiative that will drive economic development in and around ...

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WWF-Australia Welcomes Port Development Bill

WWF-Australia has welcomed the Sustainable Port Development Bill – introduced in the Queensland Parliament ...

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New Bill to Boost Port Development, Says Minister

Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham said the Sustainable Ports Development Bill, introduced to ...

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UNESCO Puts Australia on Probation, WWF Says

WWF-Australia has welcomed UNESCO’s draft decision on the Great Barrier Reef. “UNESCO has placed Australia on ...

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Australia Signs Disposal Ban

A century-old practice to drop dredge material in the Great Barrier Reef area has been put to an end. Regulations ...

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Cairns Responds to Shipping Development EIS

Cairns Regional Council will formally request that a final decision on the dredging of Trinity Inlet be deferred in ...

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Large Reef “to do” List Presented

With just 50 days before the World Heritage Committee meets in June, WWF-Australia and the Australian Marine ...

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