Residents defend the Belubula Headwaters

A group of residents at Kings Plains between Bathurst and Blayney is asking questions of the proposed Regis McPhillamy gold mine. Will the headwaters of the Belubula River be safe? You can find here (download PDF) the minutes of the Community Consultative meeting run by Regis which has community stakeholders on board, asking questions. Information from…

Managing our Travelling Stock Reserves

Submission on the Draft Travelling Stock Reserves (TSR) Plan of Management By the Central West Environment Council Written by Cilla Kinross   Thank you for this opportunity to comment on the above plan.  The Central West Environment Council (CWEC) is an umbrella group consisting of environment and naturalist groups throughout the Central West of NSW…

Backgrounder – Water Reform in the Murray Darling Basin

Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 150, part 1, 2017, pp. 68–92. ISSN 0035-9173/17/010068-25   Water reform in the Murray–Darling Basin: a challenge in complexity in balancing social, economic and environmental perspectives John Williams FTSE Adjunct Professor, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Adjunct…