The Bats Return!

6 Week Community Creative Action Protest! Starting on February 13 – End of March

Whitehaven Coal and Idemitsu Coal are lining up their bulldozers to destroy more of the precious Leard State Forest and one of the last remaining Gomeroi sacred site in the forest: Lawlers Well.

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Leard State Forest

Leard State Forest

Home to 396 native species of plants and animals, and includes habitat for 34 threatened species

How to get here

Directions on how to get to Front Line Action on Coal (FLAC) Camp near Leard State Forest

Whitehaven Coal

Whitehaven’s Maules Creek mine approval has been plagued by government and independent investigations since it was given the green light.

Frontline Resistance

The forest is being protected by a special community of diverse people from all walks of life

Black Hole Feature Documentary

Black Hole Documentary reveals unseen footage of coal, corruption and community resistance of one of Australia’s most controversial mining projects …
view the trailer | View the website

Visit the #LeardBlockade

Be a part of history and join the #LeardBlockade to protect farms, forests, culture, community and the climate from coal.

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