http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1198539/poll-mining-destroys-hunter-property-values/ Attention -To all farmers / landowners under an exploration / retention licence Your right to refuse access Legislation is in place that requires exploration and mining companies to obtain consent from landowners prior to accessing land for all minerals, petroleum and associated pipeline projects in Victoria. If a landholder does not provide consent and … More The cost of mining – loss of property value and potential liabilities for landowners – what should you do?
A reminder to all people affected by exploration or retention licences – you have every right to continue to deny Kalbar access to your property for baseline data measurements or exploratory drilling. Do not be intimidated by threats of compulsion. If the company is on your land without permission they are guilty of trespass – … More Caution against allowing access and signing agreements with the mining company.
This letter was read out at a meeting with Coffey that was supposed to be about hearing the concerns of the locals. The author has agreed to MFG publishing it on condition that he/she will not be identified publicly.
It will be years before the necessary research has been done into the feasibility of using a mineral sands mine void for storage of water suitable for environmental flow release or use in horticult… Source: Mining Voids – Pit Lakes