Coal Mining in Margaret River

Margaret River coal mining exposes raw nerve

Lynn recently wrote an opinion piece for the West Australian news and lifestyle website  WANGLE. The article outlined some of the reasons for her opposition to the proposed coal mine in Margaret River.

To read the entire opinion piece on the WANGLE website please click here.

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Mining in Margaret River - Minister Moore's response to Greens press release

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[COUNCIL - Thursday, 18 November 2010]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren

MINISTER FOR MINES AND PETROLEUM — RESPONSE TO MEDIA RELEASE
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WA Tourism Policy and Margaret River Coal Mining Speech

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[COUNCIL - Wednesday, 17 November 2010]
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Hon Ljiljanna Ravlich; Hon Helen Bullock; Hon Liz Behjat; Deputy President; Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon
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Mines Minister blasts hypocrisy of Margaret River vineyard owners

Media Release:  November 18, 2010

WA Mines Minister Norman Moore has intimated that Margaret River vineyard owners are hypocrites for wanting to stop coal mining in WA's premier tourism region because most of the wineries were built on the proceeds of mining.

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Margaret River Coalmine- Impact on Tourism

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Question: Coal Mining in Margaret River

Extract from Hansard
[COUNCIL - Wednesday, 11 August 2010]
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Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Donna Faragher

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