Queensland Dams

My question is to the Minister for the Environment and Heritage and relates to the megadams the Queensland government is proposing to build at Traveston Crossing on the Mary River and also at Wyaralong, both of which, as he has acknowledged already, will trigger the federal Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act. Can the minister…

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Lifting Indigenous Australians out of Poverty by 2015

Senator BARTLETT: My question is directed to the Minister representing the Minister for Indigenous Affairs. Is the minister aware that, today, in Parliament House, Bishop Saibo Mabo, the Deputy Chair of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Executive Commission of the National Council of Churches, launched the latest component of the ‘Make Indigenous poverty…

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