Heritage Listing for the Kimberley 1st September – Tony Burke, Minister for the Environment has announced the Heritage Listing for the Kimberley yesterday. Almost 20 million hectares of the West Kimberley will be heritage listed, but the area around the James Price Point gas processing hub has been excluded. The area to be placed on …

8th August – BILBY’S FOUND AT JAMES PRICE POINT! – Today in a media release by Environs Kimberley, information regarding a Bilby population found in an area slated for bulldozing by Woodside Petroleum. Conservationists are calling on the Federal Environment Minister to intervene to stop the bulldozing of the site and undertake investigations into the …

2nd August – Today, Environment Minister, Tony Burke toured the area where the proposed LNG Gas Processing Hub is to be located. He met with many key community members including Law Man, Phillip Roe who explained the importance of the Lurujarri Trail and Songline and how it was our duty to keep safe, guard, protect, …

Tony Burke, Environment Minister visited Broome Community at Bedford Park, to speak to them about the $30 billion LNG Gas Processing Hub that the State Government and Woodside hope to build at James Price Point, 40km north of Broome. Anti gas hub community members are hoping Minister Burke will make the Kimberley a world heritage …

28th July – The State Opposition says it is a conflict of interest to have two former Woodside executives working in Premier Colin Barnett’s office. Read more .. 29th July – Kimberley Web Design’s retrospective of the No Gas at James Price Point .. 30th July – Tony Burke, Federal Environment and Communities Minister, is …

Apologies to my readers Unfortunately I do not have the time to maintain, everyday news for Broome and the Kimberley.  From time to time I will post something of particular importance, thanks for understanding!  PS I run this blog for LOVE! Kimberley Traditional Owners reject fracking as part of oil production deal – 20th April, …