Environment

How we saved our wonderful wallum world

If you go walking in the Noosa National Park to the west of David Low Way, you will be wandering through wallum country. At first glance it may appear to be a tough, somewhat barren landscape. But the wallum is

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River plan back to stagnation – again

Endorsement of the Noosa River Catchment Management Plan has been deferred until July 2024, following a 3-3 Noosa Councillor vote, with Mayor Clare Stewart’s casting vote breaking the deadlock. Concern from boating and fishing interests which use the river, about

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An ambush on the ailing Noosa River

It was an ambush by the banks of the Noosa River and no prisoners were taken. The post-truth, conspiracy-laden politics in front of a cheering public gallery mob could have been played out in Tennessee. But this was Noosa on

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Finally, a plan for a better river

Imagine our Noosa River has a giant dam built across it.  Not a concrete dam, but one just as solid…built of bureaucracy, indecision and stagnation.  This dam prevents us from fixing the river’s worsening problems.  It prevents Noosa Council from

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How we saved our wonderful wallum world

If you go walking in the Noosa National Park to the west of David Low Way, you will be wandering through wallum country. At first glance it may appear to be a tough, somewhat barren landscape. But the wallum is

READ MORE

River plan back to stagnation – again

Endorsement of the Noosa River Catchment Management Plan has been deferred until July 2024, following a 3-3 Noosa Councillor vote, with Mayor Clare Stewart’s casting vote breaking the deadlock. Concern from boating and fishing interests which use the river, about

READ MORE

An ambush on the ailing Noosa River

It was an ambush by the banks of the Noosa River and no prisoners were taken. The post-truth, conspiracy-laden politics in front of a cheering public gallery mob could have been played out in Tennessee. But this was Noosa on

READ MORE

Finally, a plan for a better river

Imagine our Noosa River has a giant dam built across it.  Not a concrete dam, but one just as solid…built of bureaucracy, indecision and stagnation.  This dam prevents us from fixing the river’s worsening problems.  It prevents Noosa Council from

READ MORE