Media release - 16th October 2013
To the residents of the Cassowary Coast Region, tourists and all those who value Queensland's biodiversity: join us in opposing the Newman Government's predation of National Parks and the rush to convert priceless wildlife reserves into lifeless cash.
Queensland has a miniscule percentage (4.8%) of land historically protected as national park, less than any other state. Nevertheless, the State government intends to sacrifice even this last tiny bastion of nature protection, our state's last public good, on the altar of profit-taking.
The proposed changes to the Plants Legislative Framework under the Nature Conservation Act are
Please help by sending a clear message to the minister
The Cassowary Coast Alliance (CCA) is a collaborative hub for entities and individuals who
are actively seeking good quality and long term public interest outcomes for the world
heritage listed Cassowary Coast in Far North Queensland.