We’re going to court over Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme

04 December, 2018

EDO Qld has lodged a legal challenge over the Federal Government’s decision to assess Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme without investigating its impact on Australia’s precious water resources.

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EDO Qld connecting with Traditional Owners

28 September, 2018

EDO Qld was pleased to be able to meet with representatives from the Butchulla people in Hervey Bay during our regional tour. The Butchulla people are traditional owners of country in the Great Sandy region, including K’gari (aka Fraser Island) for which they have a native title determination.

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Access to Justice

EDO Qld visits regional communities

28 September, 2018

EDO Qld senior solicitor Revel Pointon was on the road this month to provide community workshops around central coast Qld. We covered a lot of distance and a lot of different topics to empower regional communities to understand the laws and their rights to be involved in decisions that impact their health, environment and community.

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Access to Justice

EDO looks back on its volunteers

28 September, 2018

EDO Queensland is turning 30 in 2019! Our volunteer profile series celebrates 30 years of volunteers, who are integral to the work we do. This time, EDO Qld Principal Solicitor Sean Ryan, recalls his experience as a student volunteer.

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Energy & Climate

Climate Law Update 2018

28 September, 2018

Judges make decisions on the evidence before them - but Parliament may change the rules and bring in new climate laws. At this recent EDO Qld event, prominent jurists looked at Climate Law now, and into the future.

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Energy & Climate

Latest Adani Carmichael mine and rail project news

27 September, 2018

We have updated our blog with latest news and developments on the Adani Carmichael coal and rail projects. It includes information on Adani being prosecuted for marine discharge at Abbot Point, new evidence of unlawful activities on the mine site, assessment status of the proposed North Galilee Water Scheme, and more. 

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