Calls for water trigger to cover fracking and unconventional gas

Jamieson Murphy
Updated October 16 2023 - 4:41pm, first published 4:05pm
Independent MP Sophie Scram flanked by fellow independent Zali Steggall (left) Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young (right). Picture by Gary Ramage
Independent MP Sophie Scram flanked by fellow independent Zali Steggall (left) Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young (right). Picture by Gary Ramage

The crossbench is pushing the government to fulfil an election promise to protect underground water resources from fracking.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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