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2015/08/04 03:39
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WOLLONGONG: Asbestos found in another Wollongong council soil mound put in place to curb illegal dumping. The dumping prevention barrier at Kembla Grange has been found to contain asbestos. Picture:...
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2015/08/03 08:26
2015/08/03 08:26
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Fiskville report: Dangerous toxins testing required around CFA training base Thorough chemical testing of soil and water at properties neighbouring the Country Fire Authority's (CFA) Fiskville...
2015/08/02 04:26
2015/08/02 04:26
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Proposed Riverina garbage dump in abandoned Ardlethan mine too close to crops, farmers say A proposal to turn an abandoned mine in the New South Wales Riverina region into a garbage dump is dividing...
2015/08/01 22:26
2015/08/01 22:26
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Drilling begins at gold mine near Braidwood Drilling has begun at the Dargues Gold Mine near Majors Creek south of the New South Wales town of Braidwood. The exploration involves searching for the...
2015/08/01 22:26
2015/08/01 22:26
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Dargues gold mine operator fined over chemical in waterways The operator of a gold mine near Braidwood east of Canberra has been fined for failing to protect local waterways. The Environment...
2015/07/30 21:55
2015/07/30 21:55
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Mount Arthur Coal will pay more than $100,000 in penalties and costs A blast at BHP's Mount Arthur Coal mine last year sent a deep orange red fume into the air and towards Muswellbrook industrial...
2015/07/30 21:26
2015/07/30 21:26
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Evans Head A man is attacked by a shark at Evans Head on the New South Wales north coast. Richmond Valley CEO backs plans to turn a disused water tower into a luxury home at Evans Head. The...
2015/07/29 00:26
2015/07/29 00:26
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Wingfield Operators of the Wingfield chemical waste plant near Port Adelaide face charges of breaching workplace safety laws over a fire in 2013. A fire-prone recycling depot in Adelaide's north is...
2015/07/28 06:46
2015/07/28 06:46
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Danger zone: Environmental scientist Wendy Gillespie among a flock of the Coast’s iconic pelicans at Blackwall. Picture: Sue Graham THERE are fears the Central Coast’s iconic pelicans are being...
2015/07/25 00:26
2015/07/25 00:26
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The Imperial Hotel in the inner-Sydney suburb of Erskineville is forced to close after inspectors witnessed ongoing drug dealing and use, staff serving alcohol to intoxicated patrons and lax...
2015/07/23 20:24
2015/07/23 20:24
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Chris Jonkers from the Lithgow Environment Group at a swamp site he says has been extensively damaged by the Springvale mine. Photo: Wolter Peeters Water NSW, the state agency overseeing Sydney's...
2015/07/23 18:55
2015/07/23 18:55
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A FIRE burning for several days in stockpiled coal at Idemitsu Australia Resources’ mine at Boggabri poses no risk to the surrounding area, according to the company. A FIRE burning for several days...
2015/07/22 10:16
2015/07/22 10:16
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A bid to repeal Government's convention centre deal with SkyCity has failed by one vote in Parliament. A bid to repeal Government's convention centre deal with SkyCity has failed by one vote in...
2015/07/22 05:44
2015/07/22 05:44
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A spill of coal and waste from the Clarence Colliery mine near Lithgow is worse than first thought, says the NSW Environment Protection Authority. The spill has affected the sensitive environment of...
2015/07/21 15:24
2015/07/21 15:24
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The Mobil Refinery in Altona. Photo: Jessica Shapiro Hallmarc Group has lost a $170 million claim over contamination of its land in Williamstown North by toxic petroleum hydrocarbons from a spill at...
2015/07/16 06:04
2015/07/16 06:04
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POLICE have nabbed a driver who threw as many as 11,700 empty beer cans on nature strips in the same Mulgrave street over the past 18 months. Police said irate people in the quiet street were finding...
2015/07/15 07:46
2015/07/15 07:46
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THERE has been a massive reduction of littered cigarette butts across Canada Bay. The council recently implemented the Bin you Butts project in ‘hot spots’ around Rhodes Town Square and Majors Bay...
2015/07/15 05:26
2015/07/15 05:26
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Port Melville: Increased activity around Tiwi Islands puts dugong, nesting turtles at risk, groups say Dugongs and turtles that nest around the Tiwi Islands will be put at risk unless the company...
2015/07/14 22:53
2015/07/14 22:53
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Here's a morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and welcome to the Southern Inlands Brekkie Blog. Each morning we'll keep you up to date with what's happening...
2015/07/12 03:26
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EPA inquiry: 'Systematic issues' with Victoria's Environmental Protection Authority to be examined Frustrated community groups have called for an inquiry into Victoria's Environment Protection...
2015/08/04 03:39
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