Tag: <span>stress</span>

Stress on Government to ban greyhound exports

Posted December 10, 2015 15:53:48 Calls are increasing for the Federal Government to take action against Australia’s greyhound racing market following revelations on the ABC that animals sent overseas are becoming cruelly treated and languishing in appalling circumstances in components of Asia, which includes Macau and Vietnam. Following a six-month investigation, the ABC’s 7:30 system…


Wait for Galilee rail line an added stress for central Queensland farmers

Updated December 06, 2015 15:12:18 Central Queensland farmers are pushing for the State Government to enact significant alterations to legislation covering new mining projects in the Galilee Basin. In 2012, mining firm GVK Hancock received state and federal approval to build a 500-kilometre rail line from its coal mines close to Alpha to Abbot Point…