An independent community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law


Bylong coal mine refused

We warmly welcome the Independent Planning Commission’s decision to refuse consent for a new coal mine in the Bylong Valley, in part because of its projected greenhouse gas emissions.

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Sharks victory upheld

The Queensland government appeal against AAT orders to end lethal shark control measures in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park has been dismissed in the Federal Court.

Landmark sharks victory upheld >>


Cultural heritage challenge

We're acting for Dolly Talbott, as a member of Gomeroi Traditional Custodians, challenging the Environment Minister's decision not to protect areas of significant cultural heritage.

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