Dairy Farmers land NSW hospitals’ milk supply contract over local Norco, draws angry reaction from farmers – ABC Rural

Dairy Farmers land NSW hospitals’ milk supply contract over local Norco, draws angry reaction from farmers – ABC Rural

The NSW Health Department is under fire for handing a milk contract to foreign-owned Dairy Farmers at the expense of local supplier Norco. Norco has been dumped as the supplier to 15 north coast health facilities from Tweed Heads to Port Macquarie. The contract has been awarded to Queensland’s Dairy …

Technical Director – Contaminated Land and Remediation Services | Architecture / Construction / Civil Engineering,Mechanical / Industrial Engineering

AECOM is currently looking to recruit an experienced Technical Director / Associate Director – Contaminated Land and Remediation Services to join the largest environmental team in Australia. The team is comprised of environmental engineers, scientists, geologists, hydrologists, hydrogeologists, and ecologists. The role includes leading a wide range of contaminated land …

Morning mail: Queensland land clearing laws go through | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 4 May. Top stories The Queensland parliament has finally passed new land-clearing laws, a move welcomed by environmental groups as a step towards curbing the state’s soaring deforestation rates. The laws went through late …

Window crack forces Southwest Airlines flight to land, weeks after deadly accident

Window crack forces Southwest Airlines flight to land, weeks after deadly accident

Posted May 03, 2018 08:49:36 A Southwest Airlines plane flying from Chicago to New Jersey was forced to make an unscheduled stop after the outer pane of a window cracked. Key points: The glass did not break all the way through to the plane’s cabin Two weeks ago a passenger …

New Acland coal mine expansion back on the table after Land Court decision rejected

New Acland coal mine expansion back on the table after Land Court decision rejected

Updated May 02, 2018 11:14:51 Photo: More than 60 landholders have been fighting the New Acland coal mine expansion. (ABC News: Louisa Rebgetz – file photo) The Supreme Court in Brisbane has rejected a Land Court decision that had recommended scrapping the expansion of the New Acland coal mine on …

WestConnex land grab fails as court rules NSW Government’s acquisition ‘improper’

WestConnex land grab fails as court rules NSW Government’s acquisition ‘improper’

Posted May 01, 2018 12:36:04 Photo: The property was to be acquired for parkland, not the motorway. (Supplied: Desane) Related Story: Final stage of Sydney’s WestConnex project gets approval The NSW Government has suffered a blow in its bid to compulsorily acquire properties for the final piece of the controversial …

Syria’s Law Number 10 land grab could see millions lose homes as Government looks to redevelop amid conflict

Syria’s Law Number 10 land grab could see millions lose homes as Government looks to redevelop amid conflict

Posted May 01, 2018 09:13:55 Photo: Those fleeing the conflict in Syria have been put at a distinct disadvantage by Law Number 10. (AP: Syrian Civil Defence White Helmets) It could be one the greatest land grabs this century: A real-estate law with profound implications for millions of Syrian refugees …

Tasmanian east coast council to consider rezoning land for $100m resort development

Tasmanian east coast council to consider rezoning land for $100m resort development

By Erin Cooper Updated April 24, 2018 12:57:22 Photo: The heritage-listed 1830s homestead could become a wedding venue under the plan. (Supplied: Roberts Real Estate) A multi-million-dollar tourism development is on the cards for Tasmania’s east coast, boasting everything from luxury accommodation to a palliative care facility and an airstrip. …

Q&A: Is Australia still the land of the fair go when it comes to the banks?

Q&A: Is Australia still the land of the fair go when it comes to the banks?

Posted April 23, 2018 23:41:31 External Link: Q&A: How to ensure a government isn’t run by banks Has the idea of Australia as the land of the fair go simply become folk lore, or do we really live in an egalitarian society? That was the focus of a Q&A panel …

Arnhem Land artists reveals playful side of Indigenous culture in Darwin

Arnhem Land artists reveals playful side of Indigenous culture in Darwin

Posted April 22, 2018 12:06:23 Photo: The exhibition showcases “the playful side” of Injalak art. (ABC News: Dijana Damjanovic) Related Story: Arnhem Land artists’ Sydney exhibition links ancient stories with political advocacy Related Story: Arnhem Land designs to be showcased at Commonwealth Games parade Artists from West Arnhem Land have …