$18.3m paid in Qld vegetation management aid

22nd June 2006 The Queensland Government continues to provide vegetation management aid to landholders and clearing contractors, Natural Resources Minister, Henry Palaszczuk, said. Mr Palaszczuk said the level of enterprise assistance provided by the Queensland Government for landholders and clearing contractors under vegetation management help continued to increase dramatically. “To date, $18.3 million has been … Read more$18.3m paid in Qld vegetation management aid

PRA Annual General Meeting- 10th of June 2006- Paradise Lagoons

5th June 2006 Property Rights Australia is to hold its Annual Conference and AGM on Saturday 10th June 2006 commencing at 9am. The venue is the Acton Family’s picturesque working beef and horse property “Paradise Lagoons” on the outskirts of Rockhampton. Property Rights Australia is proudly independent of Government and acts strongly to protect and … Read morePRA Annual General Meeting- 10th of June 2006- Paradise Lagoons

Property rights Australia- AGM agenda

30th May 2006 FRIDAY, 9 June 2006 6.30pm Meet & Greet Evening The Leichhardt Hotel, Corner Denham & Bolsover Streets,  Rockhampton  Signage in the foyer up to the function SATURDAY, 10 June 2006 8.00am Registrations Open and Morning Tea will be served Paradise Lagoons, Rockhampton 9.00am Welcoming Address: Mr John Purcell, Chairman, Property Rights Australia … Read moreProperty rights Australia- AGM agenda

Australia’s Salinity Crisis- what crisis?

30th May 2006 It’s an apocalyptic story of environmental disaster we all know so well. The Murray Darling basin is being poisoned by salt. Adelaide’s water supply is threatened, along with some of our most productive farmland — and our beautiful rivers are dying. It’s a frightening scenario. But is it true? The Channel 9’s … Read moreAustralia’s Salinity Crisis- what crisis?

DNRM Illegal Tree Clearing blitz in South Western Queensland

26th May 2006 The Department of Natural Resources and Mines is currently undertaking an ‘illegal tree clearing blitz’ in South West Queensland. The investigations are occurring at a time when landholders are still feeling the harsh impacts of drought conditions and remain uncertain about fodder clearing permits. DNRM investigators are touring the region and providing … Read moreDNRM Illegal Tree Clearing blitz in South Western Queensland

AGM Meeting notice

22nd May 2006 Notice is hereby given that the 2006 Conference and Annual General Meeting of Property Rights Australia (Inc.) are to be held at Where: “Paradise Lagoons Station” Rockhampton, Queensland on When: Saturday 10th June 2006. Registration will commence from 8am with the meetings to commence at 9am. Further detail will be made available … Read moreAGM Meeting notice

Land Valuation System Must Go

27th February 2006 Property Rights Australia today calls for a total overhaul of Queensland’s rural land valuations system. PRA Chairman John Purcell said “Irrespective of today’s latest announcement on land valuations the system of valuations on leasehold land and freehold land is flawed, outdated and exploited by the Beattie Government.” The Government provides no contribution … Read moreLand Valuation System Must Go

PRA Column: QCL 23rd February 2006

23rd February 2006 The Vegetation Management Act 1999 and the Water Act 2000 are coming back to haunt Beattie and his Government. Despite all the pre-legislation plotting and planning with their green friends, the Government has stuffed up. Why? Simply because the Government ignored good basic science and chose to misrepresent the facts for political … Read morePRA Column: QCL 23rd February 2006