Category Archives: NEWS

22 Nov
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November 2019 Newsletter

FARA Newsletter Nov 2019 (PDF version) Dear Murujuga/Burrup/FARA supporters, It’s been a while but here’s an update of what’s been happening since February – and it looks like we’ll be ending the year on a fairly positive note, but we will also ...

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06 Aug
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MAC and Woodside announce Murujuga Living Knowledge Centre partnership

Woodside Press Release: Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation and Woodside announce Murujuga Living Knowledge Centre partnership

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06 Aug
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More national park or more government hype?

According to The West Australian/Pilbara News (Shannon Beattie, Thursday, 1 August 2019) Murujuga National Park expanded after land rezoning The world’s largest rock art gallery was expanded last week when a piece of land previously zoned for industrial use was incorporated ...

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06 Aug
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Web of deception continues on Burrup

FARA has recently activiated discussion in the Subiaco Post/Fremantle Herald – tt started with an opinion piece from our Co-Convenor, Judith Hugo: Web of deception continues on Burrup in the Fremantle Herald on (page 6, 20 July 2019) Rock art ...

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11 Jul
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Singing the Stones: can industry and ancient rock art coexist on the Burrup Peninsula?

Singing the Stones: can industry and ancient rock art coexist on the Burrup Peninsula? After fifty years of industrial development that’s destroyed thousands of sacred petroglyphs, the West Australian government is finally backing a push for World Heritage Listing. But ...

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14 Jun
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North West Shelf Project Extension/Perdaman Urea Project

Once again, we desperately need you to let EPA know of your opposition to more industry on the Burrup. There are two submissions we need you to respond to. To make it easier for you, here are a few steps ...

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11 Jun
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Update on Perdaman, NW Shelf and Pluto NW Shelf EPA submissions

Dear friends of FARA June 2019 Things have been pretty busy in the fight to protect the rock art from further industry. Below is some ‘light reading’ to keep you up to date. John L Black’s summary of a presentation ...

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20 Apr
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ABC Radio: World Heritage listing of Burrup Peninsula rock art edges closer

FARA crusader Dr John Black,archaeologist Dr Ken Mulvaney and others discuss the Murujuga Rock Art on ABC Radio Perth’s On Focus program.   Joining Jo Trilling for this FOCUS conversation are Peter Jeffries, CEO Murujuga Aboriginal corporation, archaeologist Dr Ken ...

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31 Mar
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Murujuga Rock Art Monitoring Program TENDER

See the full tender information for tender DWER103118, including several key attachments on Tenders WA. Closes Wednesday 29 May 2019 at 11:00 AM Perth, Western Australia The Department of Water and Environmental Regulation and the Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation (MAC) will be ...

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31 Mar
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Tenders invited for Murujuga monitoring

Mirage News 27 March 2019   Read the full article The McGowan Government is calling for skilled experts as part of its strategy to protect the Murujuga rock art (petroglyph) collection from the impacts of industry and shipping emissions. The ...

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