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Lue Action Group: Media Release

Concerned Mudgee and Lue residents gather in opposition to proposed Lue lead mine For the fourth week running, residents of the Rylstone, Lue and Mudgee area have gathered at the Lue Community Hall to hear and discuss important information relating to the proposed Bowdens Lead, Zinc and Silver mine. On […]

Don’t be mis-lead!

The adverse health effects of lead are well known. It is a naturally occurring toxic metal found in the Earth’s crust. Lead’s widespread use has resulted in extensive environmental contamination, human exposure and significant public health problems in many parts of the world. For our safety it has been taken […]

Taking action in a vital year

What a busy, positive year has been concluded for Mudgee District Environment Group (MDEG). The group has been highlighting global issues by working locally since 1989. Its latest AGM was held on Sunday 29th March using the on-line format GoToMeeting. Chairperson Phyllis Setchell presented a report which included a detailed […]

The wide brown land for me

Dorothea Mackellar loved this country and shared her love in the iconic poem ‘My Country’…’A Stark white ring-barked forest, All tragic to the moon, The sapphire-misted mountains, The hot gold hush of noon.’ This challenging land and its many faces is beloved by us all. But how does that love […]