Topics: Renewable Energy Target review, Great Barrier Reef
The Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt joins me now. He was in Europe over late last week and the weekend for the International Whaling Commission and to talk up what the Federal Government was doing to protect the Great Barrier Reef.
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The Commonwealth Government has recently been made aware of difficulties faced by some e-waste recycling businesses including disability service providers in South Australia and New South Wales.
The scheme was designed by the previous federal Labor government, and states and territories.
Having become aware of the issues facing these businesses, ... read more »
September 19, 2014 in Portfolio Media
Thank you for the opportunity to be with you today. I understand you had a very successful awards evening last night and I congratulate all of the winners. You do an outstanding job in caring for our precious environment.
It’s a great pleasure to be here today to acknowledge and celebrate Landcare’s... read more »
JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH HON BARNABY JOYCE MP, MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE
Landcare and other community groups will share in up to $5 million to help restore local environments and enhance the natural resource base with the launch of the 25th Anniversary Landcare Grants 2014-15 as part of the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programm... read more »
Australia’s leadership in protecting the ozone layer continues this year as we mark the 25th anniversary of our ratification of what is widely agreed to be our most successful international environmental agreement.
Australia was one of the early countries to ratify the Montreal Protocol to phase out ozone depleting substances after it... read more »