July 2014

Commented on a story 29th Jul 2014 1:47 PM

METGASCO yesterday submitted new evidence to the Supreme Court over its “unlawful” licence suspension ahead of the final court hearing date set for October.

Govt confusing "consultation" with "persuasion": Metgasco

"What part of NO don't you understand Mr Henderson?"

June 2014

Commented on a story 17th Jun 2014 10:08 AM

PAGE MP Kevin Hogan says he has strengthened laws protecting groundwater from coal seam gas drilling with two amendments added to Federal legislation last night.

MP says amendments to protect groundwater

"Now Hogan shows his true colours. At the next election we need to get rid of this man, in fact we need..."

May 2014

Commented on a story 17th May 2014 6:36 PM

CLARENCE MP Chris Gulaptis hopes his NSW Government colleagues will cancel Metgasco’s Bentley licence.

Nationals MP wants Metgasco's licence cancelled altogether

"All of their PELS need to be cancelled, not just 16."

April 2014

Commented on a story 29th Apr 2014 7:49 PM

HOW MANY arrests take place at the Bentley blockade depends as much on how police approach the situation as the actions of protesters, Lismore lawyer says.

Protest arrests depend on protesters and police

"The local residents who are camped at Bentley are not there to lay waste to the economic sustainability..."

Commented on a story 6th Apr 2014 8:04 AM

Gasfields free supporters can purchase a chain to hang around their wrist in “solidarity” with those willing to “lock on” and face arrest at the Bentley blockade.

Gasfields protesters join the ‘chain gang’ to raise funds

"The paid industry shills commenting here are overpaid. Their comments are boring, repetitive and lame."

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2014 8:20 PM

A HUGE turnout by protesters yesterday hinted at the scope of the looming "battle of Bentley" as Bundjalung elders gathered at Lismore to denounce CSG.

Thousands at Bentley as elders unite against CSG

"There is CSG in the reserve directly below Bentley. Metgasco will go after the CSG first, then the..."

March 2014

Commented on a story 21st Mar 2014 10:13 AM

THE New South Wales Government has not yet requested advice on coal seam gas or coal mines from a national scientific committee.

NSW Gov takes no CSG advice from scientists set up to advise

"Just because you're paranoid it doesn't mean they're not out to get you Ragged."

Commented on a story 19th Mar 2014 9:17 PM

RICHMOND Valley Council has approved a development application for Metgasco to construct a temporary village at their Rosella drill site at Bentley.

Metgasco camp approved

"False. This is a tight sands gas well, the entire greater mackeller structure reserve is primarily..."

Commented on a story 19th Mar 2014 9:17 PM

RICHMOND Valley Council has approved a development application for Metgasco to construct a temporary village at their Rosella drill site at Bentley.

Metgasco camp approved

"Misinformation, the protectors have porta loos that are pumped out and transported to the proper..."

Commented on a story 14th Mar 2014 12:22 PM

STRONG-ARM tactics by police at CSG protest sites also provided safety to protesters who adhered to the law, NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione has said.

Scipione defends police "strong arm" tactics at CSG protests

"It's the corrupt state politicians that need to be locked up. The last three state Resource Ministers..."

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