'Public Information Night' and 'Documentary Screening'


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  • Location: Maryborough City Hall, Not Assigned 0000 Queensland
Maryborough City Hall
Monday 19th March
7.00pm start
 
Come and find out more information about the Senate Inquiry  helping reveal the truth about the proposed Traveston Crossing Dam and how you can be involved with submissions.
 
Learn about the Mary River Council of Mayors Study into water supply options for SE Qld with a strategy to meet supply/demand out to 2050, without the need to build a new dam.
 
Also the screening of our first documentary
"The Damning of Mary"
Telling the story of what it is like to battle to Save our Mary River
Compliments of Big Love Productions
 
Admission free
 
For more info contact Kandanga Info Centre 54884800 or
Glenda Pickersgill on 54843150  mb 0411443589
 

More Lies and Deception:
Dambusters Call for Downstream Communities to help reveal the truth about the proposed Traveston Crossing Dam by putting submissions to the Senate Inquiry
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A press statement by Deputy Premier Anna Bligh released last week criticized the Mary River Council of Mayors Study into water supply options for SE Qld.  A review of water options for South East Queensland by the University of Technology, Sydney's Institute for Sustainable Futures (ISF) and Brisbane-based engineering firm Cardno has found that the Traveston Crossing dam scheme is neither necessary nor desirable. The Institute also prepared a response to a critique of the report put forward by the Queensland Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Infrastructure Ms Anna Bligh claiming she is badly informed.
 
Closing date for submissions for the Senate Inquiry is 4th April 2007.  Environmental Researcher for The Save the Mary River Coordinating Group, Glenda Pickersgill is calling for downstream communities to come and find out more information how the Senate Inquiry will help reveal the truth about the proposed Traveston Crossing Dam and how to place a submission. A public information night will be held at the Maryborough Town Hall on Monday 19th March with 7 pm start. There will be screening of the Mary Valley's first documentary "The Damning of Mary", telling the story of what it is like to battle to Save the Mary River.  Information on potential downstream impacts of the Traveston Crossing Dam proposal is available on a new website www.ourgreatsandy.com. Admission is free.
 
Save the Mary River Coordinating Group
Support and Information Centre, Kandanga Railway, Ph:  5488 4800
http://www.savethemaryriver.com/     savethemaryriver@gmail.com
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