Under Barry O'Farrell's leadership, the NSW Government has weakened environmental protection to unthinkable levels and taken us back to the 1980s. Many achievements brought about by hard working volunteers, campaigners and interest groups have been systematically demolished.
When: 12:00pm-1pm, Wednesday 28th November 2012
Where: Martin Place at the North end,
between Phillip and Macquarie Streets, SYDNEY NSW 2000
What: Protest the 12 environmental decisions NSW is unhappy about!
> Allowing recreational hunting in national parks
> Slashing jobs at the Office of Environment and Heritage
> Opening the doors to uranium exploration
> Winding back marine park protection and closing Cronulla Fisheries Research Centre
> Mounting a ruthless campaign to unpin the Environmental Defenders Office
> Opening the doors for Coal Seam Gas exploration
> Approving the Maules Creek Mine, which will devastate the Leard Forest
> Backsliding on planning reform and ignoring the community
> Prioritizing coal instead of water despite promises to protect our water catchments
> Announcing trial grazing in national parks
> Making political deals that reintroduces duck hunting
Bring: Placards and banners for your issue and a peaceful attitude.
Register your attendance at: email@example.com
Hosted by: National Parks Association of NSW