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Rally says ‘Back the Bill to Restore the Laws’ on tree-clearing

MEDIA RELEASE August 17, 2016 Two hundred people from conservation groups and concerned citizens held a rally outside Queensland Parliament this morning, calling on Queensland MPs to pass changes to the Vegetation Management Act to rein in out-of-control tree clearing. A Bill to reform the laws is expected to be debated in Parliament on Wednesday night, with the vote to follow on Thursday. Continue reading