South East gas expansion opposed

OPPOSITION to expanded gas activity in the South East continues to grow with a member of a prominent environmental group adding her voice to concerns about […]

Beach Energy stands by record

BEACH Energy has stood by its environmental track record and pledged to operate under strict guidelines when it rolls out two new conventional gas drilling projects […]

Challenge to set ban in stone

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has moved forward with his pledge to bolster the Marshall Government’s cabinet-imposed fracking ban, introducing a bill seeking to enshrine the moratorium[…]

Alliance members to witness gas debate

LIMESTONE Coast Protection Alliance members will attend State Parliament tomorrow to witness debate on a Bill introduced by Independent Member for Mount Gambier MP Troy Bell. […]

Libs silent on fracking ban

REPEATED calls to Premier Steven Marshall and Mining Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan urging the State Government to support a legislated moratorium on hydraulic fracturing in […]

Gas ban put to vote

THE region’s largest environmental action group has “strongly endorsed” a political manoeuvre by Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell to have the 10-year gas fracking ban […]

Liberals lock gate to fracking

INDEPENDENT Troy Bell is “ecstatic” a moratorium on fracking in the South East will be implemented in the first week of a State Liberal Government. The […]

United stance

STATE candidates contesting the seats of Mount Gambier and MacKillop united in their opposition to unconventional gas extraction in the region yesterday ahead of tomorrow’s election. […]

Decision defended

ATTENDANCE numbers at Mount Gambier’s candidate debates are demonstrative of how “irrelevant” they are for most people, Labor candidate Isabel Scriven has claimed.[…]

Wastewater disposal confirmed

BEACH Energy has confirmed drilling mud and liquid effluent from its conventional drilling site north of Mount Gambier has been trucked to Portland for disposal. This […]