Environment debate at National Press Club debate has prompted a call from leading environment groups for an overhaul of our outdated environment protection laws.  

Independent Inquiry of the Environment Protection Authority report: welcome recommendations for reforms to environment protection.

The Victorian Government has a new (draft) 20 year plan for the environment.

Morwell fire image

The Government will implement all the recommendations of the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry - a welcome result for the community.

Today the Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry released its report on rehabilitation of the Latrobe Valley coal mine.

Two case studies of ways companies have avoided paying to rehabilitate mine sites.

The Victorian Government's Review of the Native Vegetation Clearing Regulations is now calling for submissions from the public. Submissions close on Friday 29 April.

Environmental Justice Australia has prepared these points to help you make your submission.

A new report from Environmental Justice Australia looks at methods that coal companies operating in Australia use to avoid, minimise or delay their rehabilitation obligations in NSW and Qld.

The Maules Creek open cut coal mine exposes the four Murphy girls to dangerous particle pollution and oxides of nitrogen from mine blasting.

The father of these four girls, Pat Murphy, was interviewed on Radio National. Narrabri farmer Pat Murphy spoke on Radio National about his epxerience living near the mine.

Earthjustice team

by Lillian Graystone


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