An independent community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law


Forum: Disaster in the Basin

Dr Emma Carmody, Senior Solicitor at the EDO with particular expertise in water law, will be among the expert panellists at a Thursday 9 May forum on the crisis unfolding in the Murray-Darling Basin.

'When nature revolts' >>


Beyond Rocky Hill...

Our expert recommendations on climate-ready planning laws include a Climate Change Act, a Minister for Climate Change and a Climate Change Division within the Dept of Premier and Cabinet.

Read our milestone report >>


Defeat for Pacific bauxite mine

In a historic decision following the first-ever merits appeal hearing in Solomon Islands, a development consent for a huge bauxite mine on Wagina island has been revoked by an environmental tribunal.  

A landmark decision >>