Anti-fracking fight reaches parliament

SEEKING PROTECTION: Greens Legislative Council member Mark Parnell continues to push for restrictions on the gas industry in the South East to protect agriculture and the environment.

A CONTINGENT of South East residents will take to the steps of State Parliament today to support Greens parliamentarian Mark Parnell’s push to legislate a ban on fracking.

Limestone Coast Protection Alliance members travelled to Adelaide this morning to witness Mr Parnell’s attempt to introduce amendments to legislation in the Legislative Council, which will prohibit hydraulic fracturing in the region for 10 years.

Alliance chair Angus Ralton said the 20-strong group


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