Two Bills seeking to further reduce potential corruption in local governments and their elections are currently open for your commentsKeep reading >
Only urgent action will save our iconic koalas. We need an immediate moratorium on koala habitat destruction around Queensland.
The Queensland Government is currently reviewing Queensland’s environmental offsets framework. You can have your opinion on this important framework heard now – submissions due 5pm, 24 April
The Environmental Defenders Offices of Australia have welcomed the ALP’s pledge to restore funding to Australia’s network of environmental community legal centres.Keep reading >
This week EDO Qld appeared at the public hearing into the Mineral Resources (Galilee Basin) Amendment Bill 2018.Keep reading >
EDO Qld and Barristers Saul Holt QC and Dr Chris McGrath represented Oakey Coal Action Alliance Inc (OCAA) at the Supreme Court of Appeal in Brisbane on 27 February 2019 to 1 March 2019. The appeal seeks to overturn the 2018 Supreme Court decision that would see groundwater impacts no longer allowed to be considered in some mining objection hearings.Keep reading >