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Privatisation of Lindeman Island National Park

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Peter McCallum
26 Hinton Street
MACKAY QLD 4740

Total Signatures - 378

Sponsoring Member: The Clerk of the Parliament

Posting Date: 24/07/2017

Closing Date: 4/09/2017

Tabled Date: 5/09/2017

Responded By: Hon Dr Steven Miles MP on 5/10/2017

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House Lindeman Island National Park has exceptional scientific, ecological, heritage and recreational values. White Horse Australia Lindeman Pty Ltd has proposed that it should be allowed to privatise 37 hectares of the national park for a private tourism development.

 

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to

  • reject revocation of any part of Lindeman Island National Park
  • that Lindeman Island National Park is properly managed so as to protect its exceptional values.