Law Reform

10 February, 2017

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Nature & the Reef

Is it fight or flight for Toondah Harbour?

31 July, 2018

Concerns remain over the Toondah Harbour Development and the project's impact on the protected RAMSAR wetlands and migratory birds, turtles, dugongs and koalas. Understand the assessment process, your rights and how to stay up-to-date and have your say on development applications.

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Access to Justice

Murray-Darling Basin water regulation update

31 July, 2018

Amidst concerns for water use in the Murray-Darling Basin region, EDO Qld is working with government and stakeholders to ensure changes to the water regulation framework are sufficiently strong to better protect our precious water resources, for all water users and our environment.

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Energy & Climate

It's time for special water rights for mining to go

09 June, 2018

EDO Qld welcomes the Productivity Commission’s recommendation that extractive industries (mining and gas) across the country be subject to the same rules as everyone else, and calls on the Government to better protect our water resources through the same transparent and strong regulation and planning that should apply equally to everyone.

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Committee recommends passing tree clearing Bill

30 April, 2018

The State Development, Natural Resources and Agricultural Industry Development Committee of Queensland Parliament has tabled its report on the Vegetation Management and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018. The Committee has recommended that the Bill be passed, along with seven further recommendations.

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