Category Archives: NEWS

04 Sep
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Reference group formed to protect Burrup rock art

(Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.)   Alicia Perera, Pilbara News (The West Australian) Tuesday, 4 September 2018 3:06PM Burrup Peninsula stakeholders from the government, industry and heritage ...

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04 Sep
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Reference group formed to help protect Burrup rock art

Environment Minister Stephen Dawson has today announced the establishment of a Burrup Rock Art Stakeholder Reference Group to oversee finalisation and implementation of the Burrup Rock Art Strategy, which will provide a long-term framework to monitor, analyse and address any changes ...

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29 Aug
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Letter of agreement – World Heritage Listing nomination

Letter of agreement – World Heritage Listing nomination 17 August 2018   For the record, here is a transcript of the letter: Minister for the Environment House of Re presentatives Parliament House PO Box 6022 CANBERRA ACT 2600 Dear Minister ...

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29 Aug
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Burrup peninsula rock art: Western Australia to seek world heritage listing

Burrup peninsula rock art: Western Australia to seek world heritage listing (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.) A Senate report warning of damage to the 50,000-year-old treasures ...

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29 Aug
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World Heritage listing of Burrup Peninsula rock art edges closer with nomination process starting

World Heritage listing of Burrup Peninsula rock art edges closer with nomination process starting (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.) ABC North West WA 28 August 2018 ...

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29 Aug
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Burrup Peninsula rock art World Heritage listing nomination process begins

Burrup Peninsula rock art World Heritage listing nomination process begins (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.) By Karen Michelmore on AM (ABC Radio) Duration: 3min 27sec Broadcast: ...

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29 Aug
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Burrup rock art set for World Heritage nomination

Burrup rock art set for World Heritage nomination (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.) Tom Zaunmayr and Alicia Perera Pilbara News (The West Australian) Monday, 27 August ...

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29 Aug
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State to seek World Heritage Listing for Burrup Peninsula rock art

State to seek World Heritage Listing for Burrup Peninsula rock art (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.)Emma Young WA Today, 27 August 2018 ‘At Hearsons Cove on ...

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29 Aug
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Explainer: why the rock art of Murujuga deserves World Heritage status

Explainer: why the rock art of Murujuga deserves World Heritage status (Warning: Linked news stories may include images that are culturally sensitive. Unfortunately, FARA has no control over external websites.) The Conversation ABC, 27 August 2018 A highly informative background article ...

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29 Aug
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Murujuga nominated for World Heritage List

On Monday 27 August 2018, WA Premier Mark McGowan announced that the WA State Government will recommend nominating the globally significant rock art of Murujuga (the Burrup Peninsula) for UNESCO’s Tentative World Heritage List. While this is great news, FARA and ...

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