UWIR finally released

The much anticipated consultation draft of the 2016 Surat Underground Water Impact Report (UWIR) was finally released on March 22 by the Office of Groundwater Assessment (OGIA).  Download the report here>

If you are the owner of a bore in the Surat CMA, you can obtain specific information about the predicted impacts at the location of your bore>

 

Public Information Sessions […]

Letter to the Editor from George Houen

Letter to the Editor from George Houen

Dalby Public Hearing Unconventional Gas Mining

Landholders and community members have an opportunity to put their views to the Senate Select Committee on Unconventional Gas Mining at their public hearing in Dalby on Wednesday 17 February.

Delayed Underground Water Impact Report leaves landholders high and dry

Landholders must have the right to say NO

Letter to the Editor November 2015

BSA Chair Lee McNicholl’s Letter to the Editor in the Queensland Country Life

BSA warns on water

BSA warns on water

Landholders must have the right to say NO

Landholders must have the right to say NO

Vale George Bender – A farmer’s sacrifice for land and water

A MESSAGE FROM BSA CHAIRMAN MR LEE MCNICHOLL: Vale George Bender – A farmer’s sacrifice for land and water

BSA discuss review of the impacts of CSG in Qld

BSA discuss review of the impacts of CSG in Qld

Unlimited water take should be stopped

Proposed changes to legislation in Queensland could see mining and resource companies with an unlimited right to take water without a water license, and landholders with no right to appeal this water-take.

Mr Tom Crothers, Director of Stellar Advisory Services, said the Queensland Government’s plans to grant statutory rights for the take of underground water to miners, was a serious […]