Campaign and News

Shocking Video Shows Dead '100-Old Fish' in Australian Environmental 'Disaster'

An NSW government minister has been accused of snubbing farmers and residents gathered in the state’s far-west to confront him over an environmental “disaster” that is believed to have killed up to a million fish.

Fisheries and Regional Water Minister Niall Blair traveled to Menindee, near Broken Hill, on Wednesday to investigate the algal blooms responsible for the mass fish deaths, including the large and critically-endangered Murray cod.

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Nats Knew About the Fish-Kill Risk in 2012!

News Release
Monday, January 14 2019

SECRET DOCUMENT: GOVERNMENT KNEW THEIR WATER POLICY WOULD CAUSE FISHKILL

The NSW Liberal-Nationals were warned in confidential documents written in 2012 that their changes to water usage rules could cause significant damage to the Murray Darling and kill fish.

This revelation comes after an environmental catastrophe that has seen up to one million fish –some now say more – which have died on the Darling River. This fish kill stands as the largest in Australian history.

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Real Support for Regional Growth

Media Release
Monday, January 14 2019

REAL SUPPORT FOR REGIONAL GROWTH

Ensuring the Dubbo electorate has the support it needs for regional growth and investment is paramount in my endeavour to produce results as I campaign to become your independent representative. Several initiatives are currently in place to highlight the wonderful areas we have in this electorate; however, funding has been made scarce over time and we risk losing the full potential these organisations have to offer.

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