NIT: Traditional Owners critical of $28.8million federal funding for Beetaloo Basin research

Traditional Owners from the Beetaloo Basin have criticised the federal government after it confirmed a probe into whether millions of dollars of public funds were given to oil and gas companies through a research and development scheme that explicitly excludes fossil fuel exploration.

Read more February 21, 2024 1:33 PM

ABC VIDEO: VIDEO: Fish killings in NT community calls into question timeliness of government action

Environmentalists say the planned expansion of fracking operations in the Beetaloo Basin increases the need for water samples to be taken quickly after incidents are reported. (James Elton)

Read more February 04, 2024 3:13 PM

ABC: Speed of NT government response criticised after fish kill in Newcastle Waters waterway

Word first emerged about the discovery of dead fish in the small community of Marlinja, south of Katherine, on January 15.

Read more February 04, 2024 2:11 PM

NIRS: Here's what an expanded water trigger will do for NT communities

Last week the Federal Government passed a bill to expand the water trigger to include fracking projects.

The move means any unconventional gas projects will need to be approved by an independent body before they go ahead.

Read more December 12, 2023 9:53 AM

NITV: Report into Beetaloo Basin exposes 'flat-out wrong' estimation of greenhouse gas emissions

The latest report concludes that the proposed Beetaloo Basin project could produce greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to 11 per cent of Australia's 2021 emissions.

Read more October 31, 2023 11:36 AM

Guardian: Emissions of Beetaloo Basin gas projects ‘significantly underestimated’ by government, analysis finds

Climate Analytics says onshore emissions of proposed fracking understated by up to 84% in ‘a rosy picture that simply doesn’t reflect reality’

Read more October 31, 2023 11:14 AM

West Australian: Beetaloo 'climate bomb' cannot be offset, inquiry told

Beetaloo 'climate bomb' cannot be offset, inquiry told.

Read more October 31, 2023 11:09 AM

Crikey: Was fracking approval in the NT based on mammoth emission underestimations?

The NT government green-lit fracking based on a CSIRO report. Analysis claims it 'systematically underestimated' emissions.

Read more October 31, 2023 11:00 AM

The Conversation: The Beetaloo gas field is a climate bomb. How did CSIRO modelling make it look otherwise?

The NT government green-lit fracking based on a CSIRO report. Analysis claims it 'systematically underestimated' emissions.

Read more October 31, 2023 10:53 AM

NIT: Community mourns loss of Mr Wilson, champion of Country and the rights of Traditional Owners

Members of the Nurrdalinji Aboriginal Corporation and broader community have expressed great sadness at the sudden passing of the Corporation's chairperson, Mr Wilson.

Read more September 13, 2023 3:59 PM