[Video Interviews] – Community members attended a public meeting convened by the Community Plan Central Coast, held at Ourimbah RSL on Saturday, January 27.
The open public meeting featured speakers from the council, Australia Coal Alliance, Community Environment Network, Greens, Central Coast Councillors and residents.
The object of the meeting was to help inform locals as to the status of the proposed Wallarah 2 coal mine near Wyong following the recent conditional approval of the mine by the NSW government’s Planning and
Assessment Commission (PAC).
Features: Jane Smith – Central Coast Mayor. Interviews: Alan Hayes – Australian Coal Alliance, Alexia Martinez – Jilliby Farmer, Collete Barron – Kincumber Resident, Jeremy Buckingham – NSW MLC, Kyle McGregor – Central Coast Councillor, Jeff Sundstrom – Central Coast Councillor.
These 6 interviews with speakers and attendees capture the mood of the meeting and give valuable insight into this decades-old struggle between the mine developers and the local community.
Source: Video Interviews on the day by Coast Community News. Production by VideoSpark