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Coal Seam Gas Exploration and Mining potentially allowable in the NSW Northern Rivers region once more

June 12, 2017 - 00:15 -- Admin

“The Minister must not grant a petroleum title over any of the following land (the excluded areas):(a)  an area designated by the Minister, by notification published in the Gazette, as an area in respect of which a petroleum title is not to be granted,”  [Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991 No 84, current version for 6 January 2017 to date] In 2015 the NSW Baird Coalition Government announced that its NSW Gas Plan included:Action 4 of the 

The optics are not good when it comes to the former Australian Minister for Trade and Investment

June 9, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

According to former Australian Minister for Trade and Investment & former Liberal MP for Goldstein Andrew Robb he is now in the business of providing "boutique investment, trade and major projects counsel for companies and organisation's globally, with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region" through his company Andrew Robb Pty Ltd which is contactable "C/- Ellerston Capital". The website goes on to state that; Mr Robb is currently a Boar