Tag Archives: Woodside

Woodside Decision a Great Outcome

The abandonment of plans for a gas hub at James Price Point (Walmadan) is an enormous win for the heritage and environment of the area, the community of Broome, and all of the Kimberley.


Barnett Browse shift angers EPA

Daniel Mercer, The West AustralianUpdated December 27, 2012, 2:40 am   WA’s environmental watchdog has accused the Barnett Government of undermining confidence in the State’s green approvals process by removing limits on carbon pollution from the proposed Browse LNG development.   Environmental Protection Authority chairman Paul Vogel said lifting pollution conditions on the $40 billion […]


Broome ‘army ready’ for war on Kimberley gas hub

Trevor PaddenburgFrom: The Sunday TimesJanuary 20, 2013 12:08AM   AN army of thousands will join a blockade at James Price Point as protesters yesterday warned that the campaign to stop the $40 billion Kimberley gas hub would be the biggest since saving old-growth forests.   Local Broome Resident and anti gas hub campaigner Shaun Clark […]


Gas saviour now a pipe dream for Premier Colin Barnett

  Premier Colin Barnett yesterday warned the multinational consortium behind the $40 billion gas hub at James Price Point that they ”don’t own” the gas riches off WA.   by: John FlintFrom: The Sunday TimesJanuary 12, 2013 7:15PM   Source: News Limited   COLIN Barnett is desperately clinging to his dream of a $40 billion […]


New Action to Stop $35bn Gas Hub

  | Traditional owners are again trying to block the Woodside Project | by Graham Lloyd The Australian, 19th November, 2012   FRESH legal action has been launched to stop Woodside’s $35 billion gas hub project at James Price Point, near Broome, which has divided Aboriginal and community groups in Western Australia’s far north.   […]


Earth Choice Launches Bold TV Ad for the Kimberley

Save The Kimberley teams up with Nature’s Organics to spread our message: the Kimberley is too precious to plunder – there are alternatives to on-shore gas processing in the unique Kimberley.


The Kimberley: The Right Thing or Ka-Ching?

Esteemed businessman Geoffrey Cousins challenges the doyens of industry and government on their proposed gas plant at James Price Point. —— Meanwhile, Woodside chairman, Michael Chaney lashes back.


Increasing Dissent Among Joint Venture Partners for Choosing JPP

This week’s article in the Australian Financial Review points to the Browse LNG Joint Venture partners’ increasing preference towards piping the gas to the existing Pilbara infrastructure, in spite of major stakeholder Woodside being more intent than ever to create a greenfield site at James Price Point. Why build anew when the Pilbara’s NW Shelf […]


FOUR CORNERS' "RUSH TO RICHES" AIRS JUNE 21st

ABC TV’s Four Corners returns to the Kimberley gas issue as the focus of their episode airing this Monday.  Please see the show’s brief below. Rush to Riches Reporter Debbie Whitmont goes to the north-west coast of Western Australia to talk to the people at the centre of a bitter dispute over the location of […]


TAKE ACTION NOW! ON PRE-EMPTIVE EFFORTS AT JAMES PRICE POINT

The community is concerned about Woodside and their JV partners upcoming work at James Price Point ahead of proper approvals. Marine scientist and environmental advocate Josh Coates tells us more below. Mr. Coates can be reached at j.coates@internode.on.net.  Be sure to click the ‘MORE’ button to see the whole article and to see whom you […]