Industry to producers

Industry to producers: Don’t miss chance to shape sustainability framework   Early reactions from industry groups to the draft Australian Beef Sustainability framework released last week have been both positive and negative. However, regardless of their individual views, all groups contacted by Beef Central have emphasised the importance of producers taking the time to read the document and provide feedback while … Read moreIndustry to producers

PRA Comment Regarding Draft Inquiry into the Regulation of Agriculture

  PRA Comment Regarding Draft Report Inquiry into the Regulation of Agriculture   Red and green tape – the world seems bound up by it.  It has been a welcomed move that the Productivity Commission is inquiring into the Regulation of Agriculture.  The draft report has now been released and the result is both sweet … Read morePRA Comment Regarding Draft Inquiry into the Regulation of Agriculture

Negligence exposes beef producers to unnecessary risks

  Media Release: Negligence exposes beef producers to unnecessary risks Property Rights Australia is calling for the immediate release of a report funded by Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) to determine beef producer liability if cattle are found to contain residues due to coal seam gas activity. The report completed 12 months ago was never … Read moreNegligence exposes beef producers to unnecessary risks

Van Reit-Ekari Park Court Cases

Witheyman v Van Reit Court of Appeal QCA08-168 Witheyman v Van Reit QDC Appeal07-342 Created in the cloud with Aspose.Words for Cloud. http://www.aspose.com/products/words/cloud TRANSCRIPT OF PROCEEDINGS (re-typed from Court Transcript) MAGISTRATES COURT COSTELLO, Magistrate MAG- 00192264/05(7) PETER ROBERT WITHEYMAN Complainant And EKARI PARK PTY LTD, N J CONTRACTING PTY LTD and NICHOLAS DANIEL VAN REIT Defendants ROMA … Read moreVan Reit-Ekari Park Court Cases

Members newsletter 19th September 2017

19th September 2017 PRA Board Retiring from the board are Dale Stiller and Annie Clarke.  I wish to express my personal appreciation for many years of highly valued service as Chairman of PRA by Dale Stiller.  The AGM re- elected the other current board members, Joanne Rea (from Kunwarara), Sharon Lohse (from Brooweena), Peter Jesser … Read moreMembers newsletter 19th September 2017

Members newsletter 15th September 2017

Members’ Newsletter 15th September 2017 The news this week has been dominated by the release of the report into the Senate Inquiry into processor consolidation. One of the recommendations is for a new grassfed cattle representative body. In February 2015 beef industry representatives including Cattle Council of Australia (several PRA members were among the non-cattle … Read moreMembers newsletter 15th September 2017

Members’ Newsletter 5th September 2017

Members’ Newsletter   5th September 2017 This Note was inspired by a story which Dale put on the PRA Facebook page. The article shows how important it is to register ownership with the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR) if you have property which is located on someone else’s property. http://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/4887031/give-me-back-my-stud-cattle/ This is a tragic story … Read moreMembers’ Newsletter 5th September 2017

Property Rights Australia Media Release 17th August 2017

17th August 2017 The beef industry usually lives on the slimmest of margins and is always searching for efficiencies. What industry would bring in, under the guise of self-responsibility or a “voluntary” system, a protocol that locks in inefficiencies at every level? At its highest level, it is based on a test that is often … Read moreProperty Rights Australia Media Release 17th August 2017

Members newsletter 14th July 2017

Members’ Newsletter 14th July 2016 Vegetation management protests – Fair Laws for Farmers Rallys There have been a series of rallys organised by Agforce to protest the Vegetation Management Reinstatement Bill.  With these dates now set the interests of all would be best served by swelling the numbers at these rallys. Saturday July 16 – … Read moreMembers newsletter 14th July 2017

Members’ Newsletter 27th June 2017

27th June 2017   Property Rights Australia Board Member Tricia Agar has prepared a report on 2 of the speakers from our conference.  We will have more conference updates in the next newsletter. 2017 Conference Speakers Malcolm Roberts Malcolm Roberts the One Nation Senator for Queensland made a presentation at our annual conference, where he … Read moreMembers’ Newsletter 27th June 2017

Property Rights Australia Media Release 24th May 2017

24th May 2017 WWF needs to be roundly condemned for their underhanded tactics in deceiving people into signing a petition in support of a Bill similar to or a clone of the Vegetation Reinstatement Bill which was defeated last year by one vote. Most people signing the petition will not know anything about this Bill, … Read moreProperty Rights Australia Media Release 24th May 2017

2017.01.05 Marlborough meeting, Shoalwater military expansion

  Not for profit organisation, Property Rights Australia (PRA), believes that it is becoming more apparent the very large multiplying economic and social impacts that will be experienced by the Central Queensland region, if the Shoalwater Bay military training area expansion proceeds, with the takeover of many highly productive beef properties.   The Marlborough community … Read more2017.01.05 Marlborough meeting, Shoalwater military expansion