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Alan Jones Podcasts

Alan talks to the Liverpool Plains farmer about the Santos Narrabri gas project. 10/04/2017 http://www.2gb.com/podcast/jamie-bishop/ Alan talks to the chemical engineer Tim Forcey  from the Melbourne Energy Institute about methane emissions from coal seam gas. 10/04/2017 / http://www.2gb.com/podcast/tim-forcey/  

Today Tonight – Poisoned farms and toxic food – the bitter battle in country SA that’s now reached the city.

Watch the video here https://www.todaytonightadelaide.com.au/stories/gas-galore and read a story in Advertiser Belinda Willis, The Advertiser- March 22, 2017 8:29pm http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/business/angry-south-east-farmers-lock-their-gates-to-gas-drilling-amid-fears-of-damage-to-underground-aquifers/news-story/27116e85f01a861c03cbe6d6d815e81b “Our concerns really are about the long-term integrity of wells and drilling, the possible leakage between the aquifers and having a higher density of wells being built and drilled in the region,” Coonawarra Grape and Wine […]

Limestone Coast Protection Alliance says go Solar Thermal, not gas

YES to Solar Thermal. NO to gas, says Limestone Coast Protection Alliance in meeting with Tom Koutsantonis   Key leaders from the Limestone Coast SA met with the Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy, Tom Koutsantonis on Monday to convey their position YES to Solar Thermal, NO to gas. Merilyn Paxton, Farmer, and Chair of […]

The ” Gas Crisis ” Con

Have you heard about the great “gas crisis” con? Why are Australian manufacturers and grannies paying through the nose and struggling to buy any gas at all, while we’re in the middle of a boom? Share this video and make sure we don’t let those pollies and gas bullies blame farmers for their absurd mistakes. […]

South Australia Votes: Solar thermal or Gas

There are alternatives to gas. Vote here. http://www.repowerportaugusta.org/vote Jay Weatherill is currently deciding whether the South Australian Government buys its power from clean, on-demand solar thermal power with storage in Port Augusta or polluting and expensive gas.


Update! On Tuesday 29th November the South Australian government’s Natural Resources Committee released their final report in to Fracking in the South East of South Australia.  The Committee commenced this inquiry in November 2014 and have taken two years to release the 125 page   report. Presiding Member Hon Steph Key MP announced “After review of […]

Contact Your MPs

Dear Friends, Premier Weatherill and Mr Koutsantonis, Treasurer and Minister for Minerals and Energy are determined to turn the Limestone Coast into gasfields, claiming that this gas is vital for our “transition” to renewables. This is not true. The Liberal opposition has not spoken out to oppose this. It is up to us to make […]


On Friday 30th September many of our supporters took part in the Limestone Coast Protection Alliance Stay at Home Rally.  If you were unable to take part on that day  it is not too late to tell our South Australian government that you don’t want gasfields in the South East.  Since Victoria announced a ban on […]