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Greens call for Straddie mining ban

The Australian Greens have called for the federal government to step in and ban sand mining on Stradbroke Island.

This follows a state government deal to extend mining until 2027 on already expired leases at the island's largest mine.

Greens lead Senate candidate for Queensland Larissa Waters explains the issue in the media:

 

The Queensland Greens have also made a public submission into the Queensland Goverment's Vision for North Stradbroke community feedback process.

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