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Peaceful tranquillity of Koah could be destroyed forever

November 12th, 2017|0 Comments

A development application has been lodged to increase the 52 flights a year permitted from the Koah airstrip to up to 6 flights a day and up to 365 flights a year. Up

Mareeba Shire Councillors may be in breach of conduct over planning decisions 26 July 2017

July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

cc Deputy Premier, State planners, MSC planners and CEO Dear Councillor We are writing to you as we are concerned that an unlawful decision may have been made It has come to our attention that

Arsenic in Koah bores: Dialog between MSC and KRPG

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Council needs to inform residents that supposedly potable water may not be safe and consider compensation. cc Councillors, CEO, Mayor and Carl Ewan Dear Brian Thank you for your reply. As residents health and safety

LETTER TO MSC: Dangerous pesticides used by agricultural concerns in the middle of rural residential Koah 27 APRIL 2017

May 11th, 2017|0 Comments

TO: Mareeba Shire Council FROM: Kuranda Region Planning Group DATE: 27 April 2017 Dangerous pesticides used by agricultural concerns in the middle of rural residential Koah Dear Council We ask Council to deal with the

Koah – more unsustainable development allowed by council – 11 November 2016

November 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Council facilitates environmental destruction again and neglects duty of care. In the Council meeting on 21 September 2016 Councillor Nipper Brown, Mary Graham and Kevin Davies voted to extend an out of date, expired development

Koah residents might be getting poisoned with arsenic – 4 November 2016

November 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Council approved rural residential subdivisions in Koah which were subject to potable water have above safe Australian Drinking Water Guideline levels of Arsenic in bore water. A community project tested bores for heavy metals using

Request to Refuse Extension of the Development Application for the Fantin Road Property, Koah ( REC/07/0091)

September 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Dear Mayor, Councillors and cced to CEO Peter Franks, MSC planners, Kuranda Region Planning Group and EDO NQ, Sent: 18 September 2016 Extension of the Development application for the Fantin Road Property, Koah ( REC/07/0091).

Kuranda Region Town Water Overview

August 23rd, 2016|1 Comment

There are around 60 different crops grown in the Barron River catchment area.According to the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicine Authority corn on its own has 1415 products registered to be used. After heavy rain

Koah Farming District / Clohesy River Preferred Area 3

July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Sent to Mareeba Shire Council 29 July 2016 Dear Councillor We are concerned that council's investigation of the preferred area No. 3 Clohesy River area (which covers the whole of Koah past the Koah service

Regenerating and Protecting our Valuable Farming Land

July 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

World-wide, smaller farm-holdings play a valuable role in providing nutritious food for literally billions of people. Unfortunately, with the commercialisation and industrialisation of food-growing and land-use, the real value of farmers and healthy soils and