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:

Fracking Legacy – Margaret River’s Whicher Range

  The Magnificent Whicher Range in WA’s Margaret River Tourism Region was fracked in 2004. Diesel oil was used as the fracking fluid and more than 500,000 litres of the pollutant remains down one of the fracked wells. The experimental technique failed. Now another company wants to try to get the super tight gas out of the range. A fracking […]