Perth Airport’s third runway clears hurdle, sparks immediate Noongar backlash

Perth Airport’s third runway clears hurdle, sparks immediate Noongar backlash

Updated May 17, 2018 20:15:56 Photo: A third runway will run parallel to the existing main runway. (ABC News: Andrew O’Connor) Related Story: Perth Airport link tunnel work restarts after two months Related Story: Airport link tunnel borer shut down for a month after ‘ground disturbances’ Perth Airport’s expansion plans …

Woodchip export proposal for southern Tasmania passes first hurdle

Woodchip export proposal for southern Tasmania passes first hurdle

Posted May 15, 2018 06:23:50 Photo: The proponent says the facility is about making forestry in the south sustainable. (ABC News: Emilie Gramenz) A controversial woodchip mill and export facility proposed for Dover in southern Tasmania has secured the State Government approval it needs to go ahead. The Department of …

Australia’s longest-running land claim clears final hurdle, but concerns NT anglers

Australia’s longest-running land claim clears final hurdle, but concerns NT anglers

Posted March 22, 2018 20:21:30 Photo: Traditional owners at the Kenbi land hand-back ceremony in 2016. (ABC News: David McMeekin) Australia’s longest-running Aboriginal land claim has cleared its final hurdle, but the details left some accusing the NT Government of “subpar communication”. Key points The Kenbi land claim on the …