14 March 2018 Members’ Newsletter

The new amendments to the Vegetation Management Act will present some major challenges for the efficient and productive management of your property. This newsletter is pretty much a shotgun approach and is by no means comprehensive: just a toe in the water. Submissions are due by mid-day, Thursday 22nd March. If you have a personal … Read more14 March 2018 Members’ Newsletter

Issue Of Week QLD Country Life 24 March 2011

24th March 2011PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIAMedia ReleaseThe administration of vegetation acts in Qld and NSW strips suspected clearing offenders of all normal civil rights. Ashley McKay in his landmark case, after seven court appearances in six years and the expenditure of half a million dollars, had his case thrown out with crown witnesses providing inconsistent evidence.A … Read moreIssue Of Week QLD Country Life 24 March 2011

We are reminded once again this country was formed by drought, floods, and wind and water erosion

15th February 2011  Dear members Weather Here we are in February, many of us with the wettest twelve months in memory behind us.  Our deepest sympathy goes out to all those displaced by flood waters and cyclones and those industries suffering substantial damage (and that’s most). We are reminded once again that this country was … Read moreWe are reminded once again this country was formed by drought, floods, and wind and water erosion

Reply to Queensland Country Life article 16/12/10 CSG groups should note PRA example

21st December 2010 Media Release As Chairman and the only authorised spokesman for the Property Rights Australia Board, I am mystified at Shadow Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, Jeff Seeney bringing PRA into his debate on his differences with his colleagues and constituents as reported in QCL, 16th Dec, “CSG Groups should note … Read moreReply to Queensland Country Life article 16/12/10 CSG groups should note PRA example

Lock The Gate campaign, Gasland Movie, Land Access Agreements, Forests and Court

29th November 2010 PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA Sunday, 28th November. At the time of writing Sunday 28th, there is a chance another state Labor government has fallen in Victoria. Meanwhile, in Qld, we have had the most extraordinary ten days in politics. With the threat of radical action by farmers in the coal seam gas areas … Read moreLock The Gate campaign, Gasland Movie, Land Access Agreements, Forests and Court

Regulation Outrage

22nd October 2010 PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA22nd October 2010Regulation OutrageAs mentioned in a previous newsletter civil unrest is occurring all the way from Cape York to Perth fuelled by government policies pandering to the extreme environmental agenda.A one billion dollar bauxite mine has been put on hold by Minister Robertson’s arbitrary decision to extend a 200m … Read moreRegulation Outrage

Vegetation Management and 2010 Federal Election

17th August 2010  Monday 16th August 2010 Dear Members Vice-Chairman Lee McNichol and Family are in Africa, with him playing Rugby and we expect his first hand account of this fascinating continent when he returns. Treasurer Joanne Rea is in England/Europe for a month, with her husband Elwyn playing Veterans Cricket.  They will notice the … Read moreVegetation Management and 2010 Federal Election

The cyclone’s gone. Today we have clear skies and brilliant sunshine with the water draining away.

25th March 201024th March 2010 The cyclone’s gone.  Today we have clear skies and brilliant sunshine with the water draining away.  We mercifully got 4 to 6 inches with the heavy area of 10 to 12 inches from Yaamba, just north of Rockhampton to Dingo, within sight.Our sympathy goes out to those suffering flood, wind … Read moreThe cyclone’s gone. Today we have clear skies and brilliant sunshine with the water draining away.

Property Rights Australia Backs the announcement of a Senate Enquiry into Land Clearing Laws

9th February 2010  Media Release  Property Rights Australia has backed the announcement of a Senate Inquiry into land clearing laws following the success of a mass rally in Canberra attended by more than 3,000 farmers last Tuesday. PRA president Ron Bahnisch, who led a Queensland contingent, said yesterday the organisation welcomed the inquiry and would … Read moreProperty Rights Australia Backs the announcement of a Senate Enquiry into Land Clearing Laws

Goondiwindi Peter Spencer Property Rights Justice Meeting

13th January 2010  13th January 2010 Dear Members The following is information regarding the upcoming “Peter Spencer Property Rights Justice Meeting” to be held at Goondiwindi. Subject:                 Goondiwindi – “Peter Spencer” Property Rights Justice Meeting Location:                Goondiwindi Cultural Centre Start:                      Mon 18/01/2010 3:00 PM End:                       Mon 18/01/2010 5:00 PM Recurrence:            (none) Categories:             community, meeting It … Read moreGoondiwindi Peter Spencer Property Rights Justice Meeting

PRA shows solidarity with Peter Spencer

10th December 2009 10th December 2009 On 24th January 2005, Michael Duffy on ABC Radio National’s Counterpoint began a series of three programmes called The Great White Land Grab. The first one dealt with the case of Peter Spencer’s property south of the ACT border being expropriated in the national interest. Other sessions covered similar … Read morePRA shows solidarity with Peter Spencer

Noel Pearson opposes Wild Rivers Act

3rd August 2009 PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA “The erosion of private property rights is the single biggest issue facing the rural community. It creates uncertainty, stifles investment, job creation and threatens incomes and service delivery.” Members’ Newsletter 3rd August 2009 Dear Members There have never been so many angry people about. From one end of the … Read moreNoel Pearson opposes Wild Rivers Act

Members’ Newsletter 26-05-09

26th May 2009PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA 26 May 2009 Dear Member, NOTICE OF OPEN MEETING Please be advised PRA is to hold two important meetings focusing on the outlandish and dishonest moratorium on the clearing of endangered regrowth declared by Premier Bligh on 8 April 2009 from 12:01 a.m. The details of the meetings are listed … Read moreMembers’ Newsletter 26-05-09

Members’ Newsletter 19-05-09

19th May 2009PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA19th May 2009 Dear Members,·          Several matters of real importance are before us at this time.  All will be familiar with the nightmare called the Moratorium on the Clearing of Endangered Regrowth.  All sorts of information in the rural press tell the story well.  I will not bore you with repetition.However, … Read moreMembers’ Newsletter 19-05-09

Public Meeting at Beef 2009 supports campaign against Regrowth Bill 18-05-09

18th May 2009    PROPERTY RIGHTS AUSTRALIA 18th May 2009 Dear PRA member,                                                                                                                                                The following is a copy of a Media Release released this afternoon: _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Property Rights Australia (PRA) appreciates the wonderful response received from landowners attending our Rockhampton open meeting on Friday, 8th may, being the final day of the trade fair … Read morePublic Meeting at Beef 2009 supports campaign against Regrowth Bill 18-05-09