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the biggest ever, set for the Kimberley Gas field near Browse island …

The Browse Basin off Broome is the destination for this lump of floating steel: Take the Empire State Building, lay it on the ground and add another 150 feet. Then put it out to sea. That’s essentially what Shell did … Continue reading

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project Savannah …

Rapid progress toward implementing a Savannah enrichment program on indigenous outstations is keeping me away from the computer for long periods. A good thing, I think. Producing thousands tens of thousands of trees, helpful to indigenous incomes and culture, is … Continue reading

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an expensive rock …

Western Australia increases in size, by about .000001%, enough to earn billions more in Royalties. A new discovery of a rock, or is it 3 rocks? Now I guess we will see some head scratching and arguments from different branches … Continue reading

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Save the Kimberley tribute to the late custodian of a rare environment …

Tributes to a senior indigenous lawman keep coming on Facebook, this one by a Save The Kimberley founder does justice to the struggle for a Wild Kimberley for the future. Mr Roe fought long and hard to stop the rare … Continue reading

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micro documentary winner …

James Price Point was my first main focus on this blog, to stop the impending development as a massive LNG processing plant. This short video has now won awards for showing a brief expose of what really was here in … Continue reading

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back to the environment …

A lack of postings the last two days was work related, as in selling a whole lot of seedlings to the public and making some new connections. Plans are working well, the momentum is building, more to come. In the … Continue reading

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virgin bush north of Broome …

Just south of Manari, Coulomb Point, some rare virgin bush and ephemeral lakes are found. This is just south of the Coulomb Nature Reserve and also near to James Price Point. This area would have been inaccessible to visitors had … Continue reading

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not over yet … Premier Barnett stomps on heritage

The fight by the Government of Western Australia for James Price Point is not over yet. Premier Barnett ‘compulsorily acquired’ the area last week according to media reports. Acquired from who? Not the traditional owners, that’s for sure: Kimberley Aborigines’ … Continue reading

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election fall out … Green crash

The final wash-up in the Federal Election where Tony Abbott became the new prime Minister was a disaster for the Greens and Labor. In the seat of Durack, the largest in Australia, the Green vote was just 4729 votes, about … Continue reading

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judgement finds government actions UNLAWFUL …

I have just finished reading, or perhaps glancing through the 83 page Judgement where the State Government and EPA were found to be acting UNLAWFULLY in regards to the Woodside proposal at James Price Point. It makes a case for … Continue reading

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