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Clearing decision unlawful

Our client, the Environment Council of Central Queensland, has succeeded in challenging the Minister's decision on a proposal to clear 2,100 ha in the Great Barrier Reef catchment.

A win for legal safeguards »


Logging damage in PNG

Lawyers representing EDO NSW and our partner CELCOR recently visited logging sites in New Hanover in Papua New Guinea and were shocked at the damage they saw, especially water pollution.

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Murray Wilcox tribute

EDO NSW is feeling the loss of the former Chair of our Board, who was instrumental in establishing the network of EDOs. Jess Feehely of EDO Tasmania pays tribute to Justice Wilcox AO QC. 

'An outstanding contribution' >>