Hundreds turn out for rally to ban fracking in WA

MONDAY OCTOBER 15, 2018: MORE than 600 people turned out last Thursday at noon in Perth to remind the West Australian Government that the fracking industry does not have a social licence to operate in the state. The rally included a micro march to a giant inflatable cow set up on the lawns of parliament house. The cow, named Daisy, […]

Hill River declares ‘No Gasfields’ as fracking decision D-day looms

    SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2018: Hill River in the Shire of Dandaragan has become the latest community in WA to declare itself Gasfield Free. The declaration was made at an event in Cantabilling Road today, Saturday, September 22. The community celebrated the declaration with a barbeque lunch and informal gathering. The declaration followed months of work that involved volunteers […]

Scientists call for WA fracking ban

TUESDAY, September 18: More than 50 scientists and experts, including former Australian of the Year Professor Fiona Stanley, former WA Premier  Carmen Lawrence and current  WA Scientist of the Year Professor Peter Newman have joined former Chairman of the Australian Coal Association and Shell executive Ian Dunlop in urging the Western Australian Government to permanently ban fracking in the state. […]