The Australian: Traditional owners slam Northern Territory land council’s pro-fracking ‘bias’

An Indigenous land council has been accused of hand-picking traditional owners in favour of fracking projects in the Northern Territory’s Beetaloo Basin.

Read more August 02, 2021 6:48 PM

The Guardian: Beetaloo Basin’s traditional owners condemn government for fracking handouts to gas companies

Senate inquiry hears of upset over $21m in grants being given to companies while Indigenous community lacks even basic infrastructure.

Read more August 02, 2021 4:25 PM

ABC: Beetaloo Aboriginal traditional owners fear gas fracking threat to sacred water sites

Aboriginal traditional owners fear their sacred sites and waterways are under threat from gas fracking which is restarting and ramping up in the Northern Territory's Beetaloo Basin this Dry Season, after a halt during the pandemic lockdowns and Wet Season.

Read more May 14, 2021 6:46 PM

ABC: Beetaloo Basin gas fracking wells to be challenged by new Aboriginal corporation in bid to protect environment

In the middle of the Federal Government's planned "gas-led recovery", the future of the Beetaloo Basin is in doubt because traditional owners have decided they want to take over the power to negotiate with gas companies.

Read more September 25, 2020 4:23 PM