MEDIA ALERT for MONDAY 27 Jan 2014
Greens Senator visits mining sites at Leard State Forest and Pilliga
WHAT: Greens NSW Senator Lee Rhiannon will visit the site of controversial mining projects in the Leard State Forest and the Pilliga region early next week, in support of communities fighting against coal mining and coal seam gas. She will also be meeting with New England Greens members in Tamworth.
WHEN: Monday 27 to Wednesday 29 January 2014
WHERE: Leard protest camp and Piliga protection camp
PHOTO OP: Senator Rhiannon will stay at the Leard protest camp on Monday and Tuesday nights, and then travel to the Pilliga on Wednesday morning.
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