Energy & Climate

MCG launches legal action against dredging and dumping approval

24 March, 2014

Mackay Conservation Group (MCG) will today commence court proceedings in Brisbane’s Federal Court challenging Environment Minister Greg Hunt’s decision to approve dredging and dumping within the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.

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Access to Justice

EDO Qld Funding Update

19 July, 2012
As you may have heard on ABC radio, the State Attorney-General has refused to restore our State funding. He however acknowledged that EDOs are the only places where Queensland communities can obtain professional legal advice free of charge when faced with public interest environmental, planning and health concerns from proposed developments. EDO Qld has had to suspend our general legal advice service. Keep reading >