Election 2013 Western Australia March 9

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Gas Hub iT Matters

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Thursday, 07 March 2013
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Thursday, 07 March 2013

Liberal Kimberley candidate Jenny Bloom has admitted the James Price Point Gas Bub is about opening up the complete Kimberley to resource development, not just processing Browse LNG Gas.

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Thursday, 07 March 2013

Greens candidate Chris Maher has questioned the latest secrecy in the Browse LNG Development in Broome.

Broome Council was requested to keep secret documents that show impact of James Price Point.

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Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Senator Ludlam takes note to answers to question without notice in the Senate on Tuesday 26 February 2013.

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Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Senator Ludlam describes the inspiring campaign bringing together so many organisations and individuals in defence of James Price Point on the pristine Kimberley coast in Western Australia.

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Monday, 25 February 2013

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20,000 people turned out to hear the John Butler Trio, Missy Higgins and Bob Brown among others in a concert and rally and march for the Kimberley in Fremantle on February 24, 2013.

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Monday, 25 February 2013

Christine Milne questions Environment Minister on protection of James Price Point - Conroy fails to answer question or fails to answer.

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Wednesday, 06 February 2013

Colin Barnett got out the WA State cheque book after a rowdy visit to Broome recently.

The Premier has promised shade structures for the town.

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Tuesday, 05 February 2013

Mark McGowan as former Shadow State Development Minister and former Environment Minister talks about Labor's position on development in the Kimberley in 2010

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Sunday, 03 February 2013

Former adviser to the Howard government Geoff Cousins has explained his opposition to the location of Woodside Petroleum's gas hub being located onshore in the Kimberley.

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Sunday, 03 February 2013

Greens Statement

The Greens WA have today released a video on James Price Point as part of a national Too Precious to Lose campaign aimed at protecting the nation’s most environmentally sensitive areas.

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Friday, 01 February 2013

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The campaign to protect James Price Point has reached a crucial point, with the WA Government recently handing Woodside permission to undertake the final stage of their exploratory drilling program.

This drilling will take part in an area which includes Aboriginal burial grounds – disturbing sites that are sacred to indigenous people. This is despite findings by a previous State Government that these sites must be protected for environmental and cultural heritage reasons.

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Saturday, 26 January 2013

The controversial Gas Hub at James Price Point would be often hard to visualise in size for people not familiar with the industry and Broome.

This brochure provides some information on the project and shows that project would cover the who Broome townsite, and more, if located in the Broome townsite.

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Friday, 25 January 2013

Song contribution to Kimberley Gas Hub objection by John Butler.

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Friday, 25 January 2013

Promotional video on Kimberley om stopping the onshore processing hub. (2008)

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Friday, 25 January 2013

Socialist Alliance have taken part in the 'Stand Up' for the Burrup peninsula campaign at there National Conference in Melbourne.

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Friday, 25 January 2013

Brendon Grylls has admitted that his department made a mistake over the compulsory acquisition process for land around James Price Point.

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Thursday, 24 January 2013

Operation Kimberley Miinimbi state that this statement to be completely false by Woodside about James Price Point.

'Woodside, the largest operator of oil and gas production in Australia, refers to what they say is “the most significant humpback whale study ever undertaken in Western Australia.”

This “study” claims that, “off James Price Point, the bulk of the migration occurs in waters approximately 30 km from the mainland, with less than five per cent of humpback whales travelling within eight km of the coast”.

 
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Thursday, 24 January 2013

Launch of the Operation Kimberley Miinimbi in September 2012.

They state 'However; this is just the beginning of Operation Kimberley Miinimbi and Sea Shepherd is committed to ensuring that the world’s largest whale nursery remains a nursery and not some environmentally destructive gas hub.'

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Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Nationals Statement

Broome people have a right to question the actual social implications of the proposed James Price Point gas hub, should it go ahead.

Nationals candidate for the Kimberley, Michele Pucci, said comprehensive and community-focused attention was needed on the challenges ahead if the gas project was given the financial and environmental green light.

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Thursday, 17 January 2013

Greens Kimberley candidate Chris Maher has highlighted the risks on Tourism after New York Times stated risks.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2013

There are some events that can have a major effect on a whole community and its acceptance of events in the future.

The Kimberley onshore gas processing options has the potential to be one of those events for Western Australia.

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Tuesday, 15 January 2013

Greens Statement

Greens Member for the Mining and Pastoral Region and Greens WA spokesperson on Aboriginal affairs Robin Chapple has lashed out in response to yesterday’s decision by State Aboriginal Affairs Minister Peter Collier to give Woodside the go-ahead to destroy Aboriginal sites at James Price Point.

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Monday, 07 January 2013

Interview with Kimberley WA State election 2013 candidates on radio.

 

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Monday, 07 January 2013

The Wilderness Society have a list of 10 reasons why there should be no development in the Kimberley of LNG projects.

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