CAAMA News 15-05-2018

15th May 2018

CAAMA News team : Paul Wiles, Teghan Hughes, Philippe Perez.

Hundreds of Aboriginal people have  gathered in a peaceful protest calling for the Lawn Hill Riversleigh Pastoral Holding Company, 300kms north of Camooweal in  far north-east  QLD,  to be returned  to the Waanyi people.

Members of the Northern Territory Labor party have voted to support  a ban  on fracking at the latest party conference…contradicting the Gunner Government’s recent  stance on the practice.

 A research scientist with 20 years experience in the social impact of natural resource management in Australia,says Aboriginal people are  now actively challenging  their exclusion from the decision making processes of  river management