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Federal election environment scorecard

Federal election environment scorecard

Are you wondering where our local Federal election candidates stand on environment issues? We asked the candidates in Leichhardt a few questions to find out, and have created a scorecard to compare them. Download the full scorecard including detailed responses from...
Aquis casino and resort development, Yorkey’s Knob

Aquis casino and resort development, Yorkey’s Knob

Chinese developer Tony Fung is proposing a large casino and integrated tourism development at Yorkey’s Knob, Cairns. This project is at the initial proposal stage and does not yet have any of the approvals it would need to go ahead. The site is mostly existing cane...
Flying-fox dispersal update

Flying-fox dispersal update

Council recently applied for a Damage Mitigation Permit to disperse the spectacled flying-fox colony from around the city library. This application has now been referred to the Federal Government as the species is a federally listed protected species. The proposal is...