Wake Up Jeff, Wake Up Queensland

Step 5 in our attempt to meet with Jeff Seeney: dress up like the Wiggles and perform a rousing rendition of Wake Up Jeff. Thanks to John Gordon and Bradley Smith for these wonderful lyrics and Andrew Paine and James Pauly for being the fabulous Wiggle foursome. Wake Up Jeff, Wake Up Queensland Wake up Jeff, cause climate change’s comin’ Wake up Jeff, cause the world needs you Wake up Jeff, don’t you see what you are missin’ Wake Up Jeff, before the day is through Here comes a coal train, I must be in Brisbane Here comes a coal mine, I must be in Queensland New Acland coal mine…that’s corruption!… Go to Article

New report shines light on coal myths in Qld

Mouse that roarsThe coal industry talks up the benefits it provides, particularly jobs and royalties. They do this to increase their political power and encourage Queenslanders to accept the negative impacts the industry has on health, agriculture and the environment.
But how important is coal mining really to the Queensland economy?

Please see attached summary of today’s important report on coal facts from The Australia Institute that debunks many myths surrounding the industry in Qld.… Go to Article