5:45pm Tuesday 27 September
Coal seam gas (CSG) extraction, which has been the subject of recent controversy in Queensland and NSW, is on its way to Victoria. The seminar will explain how the process works and what the environmental impacts are. It will also look at the Queensland experience, to provide a basis for discussing how CSG developments should proceed in Victoria. Speakers: Peter Stone (CSIRO), Cam Walker, (Friends of the Earth), Sean Ryan (EDO Queensland). Green building, 60 Leicester Street, Carlton. Organised by Environmental Defenders Office.