Moora declares itself Gasfield Free

Moora declares its Gasfield Free Future SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2017: The town of Moora in WA’s Wheatbelt declared itself Gasfield Free at an official community celebration in Apex Park on Saturday December 9. The event followed months of neighbour to neighbour surveying in the town, where community volunteers went house to house, road by road, asking residents if they would like to […]

Fracking the Regions in WA

Regions: FOSSIL FUEL exploration permits, leases and applications cover more than half the landmass of Australia. In WA, oil and gas permits and applications cover a vast area of the state. They overlie sedimentary basins in the Kimberley, Gascoyne, Mid West, Perth and the South West. Shale and tight gas are the primary targets for frackers in WA. Between 2004 […]

Gasfield Free Irwin

THE SETTLEMENT of Irwin, 380km north of Perth, declared itself GasField Free at a community celebration in June 2015. It was the fifth community in the Mid West to make the declaration. Check out the ABC story on the event here: Check out the video from the day: