Researcher digs up mining past

A FORMER Mount Gambier man has felt a sense of vindication for the historian profession after being awarded an Order of Australia medal on the Queen’s […]

Mining sector hits back

THE state’s peak oil and gas industry group has slammed Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell’s move to secure a decade-long legislative ban on fracking in […]

Anti-gas mining campaign fuelled

AUDIENCE members lingered in the foyer at the Oatmill Cinema Complex on Wednesday night following the premiere of Pipe Dreams Fractured Lives. Many in the crowd […]

Gas ban demand

A LIMESTONE Coast environmental campaigner has called on political parties ahead of the state election to pledge a blanket ban on unconventional gas mining in the […]

Land owners undermined

AN agricultural advocate opposed to mining and gas exploration in the South East has labelled the Mining Act review consultation process a “complete sham”. Anne Daw […]

Hopes for gas supplies at Millicent Mill

REGIONAL Development Australia Limestone Coast is hopeful Beach Energy’s operations near Penola will help secure affordable and ongoing gas supplies for Kimberley Clark Australia’s Millicent Mill. […]

Gate wide open

A PROMINENT regional environmentalist has renewed a warning the State Government’s looming release of new exploration blocks will open the floodgates to a gas mining juggernaut. […]

Beach breaks ground

DRILLING is underway at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 conventional well south of Penola in an attempt to tap into commercial quantities of gas for South Australia. The […]