A series of cases in the Planning and Environment Court, Magistrates Court, District Court and Court of Appeal involving pre-emptive clearing and a planning appeal for a large residential development near Caloundra in South-East Queensland.
A routine and typical development application and subsequent appeal under Queensland’s planning laws.
An appeal in the Planning and Environment Court under the Integrated Planning Act 1997 (Qld) concerning the impacts of a proposed rural residential subdivision on cassowary habitat.
An appeal in the Planning and Environment Court about a large sand mine adjacent to a Ramsar Wetland.
A case to restrain fruit farmers from electrocuting flying-foxes under Queensland’s nature conservation laws.
A case showing the importance of public interest litigation to protect the environment where government regulators fail to act and the tenacity sometimes required to succeed.
An appeal in the Planning and Environment Court against demolition of two cultural heritage listed buildings at Warwick.