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Unconventional Gas Exploration and Mining

Posted on October 8, 2013 at 11:20 PM

Tuesday 29th October at 7.30 p.m. at Kingston Football Clubrooms and

Wednesday, 30th October at 7.30pm at the Dress Circle, Main Corner, 1 Bay Road, Mount Gambier. Doors open at 7.00pm.

Dr Gavin Mudd, Senior Lecturer (Environmental Engineering) from the Faculty of Engineering at Monash University, Melbourne will discuss the potential impacts of unconventional gas exploration and mining on our water aquifers.

Mr Brian March, spokesman for Eyre Peninsula Community Mine To Port Consultative Committee will talk about issues local residents are facing as the result of proposed iron ore mining in the Eyre Peninsula.

Friday, 8th November at 7.30pm at the Dress Circle, Main Corner, 1 Bay Road, Mount Gambier.

(Please enter through Institute Building, Leadlight room entrance. Doors open at 7.00pm)


Fractured Country: An Unconventional Invasion /38min/ Australia directed by Brendan Shoebridge. Trailer at Lock the Gate

Professor David Shearman will talk on “Potential Health Impacts of Unconventional Gas Projects.” David is Emeritus Professor of Medicine at the University of Adelaide South Australia and formerly Head of the Department of Medicine Royal Adelaide Hospital. He is Honorary Secretary of Doctors for the Environment Australia (DEA) and was a founding member. He has written many books including “Green or Gone, health, ecology, plagues, greed and our future”, “The Climate Change Challenge and the Failure of Democracy” and “Climate Change Litigation”.

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