Leadbeater possum
Uncategorised
1 September 2020

“POSSUM MAGIC…” MISINFORMED AND MISLEADING

The Weekend Australian Magazine recently ran a 4-page assault on Victoria’s native timber industry focusing on the recent Federal Court decision. We understand that some industry leaders were interviewed for an hour or more by the journalist Ricky French who then ignored their information and persisted with the activist perspective.
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Grassroots voice
Uncategorised
21 August 2020

FWCA IS THE NEW GRASSROOTS VOICE FOR TIMBER WORKERS

Not since the Tasmanian ‘forest wars’ have timber workers and their communities felt more besieged by malicious and carefully co-ordinated attacks on forestry and their jobs. Corporate activist organisations have ramped up their efforts to close down the industry in Western Australia, NSW, Victoria and Tasmania, which comes…
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Boycot Bunnings
Uncategorised
9 July 2020

BUNNINGS HYPOCRISY ON VICTORIAN TIMBER

The decision by hardware retailer Bunnings to refuse to stock Victorian timber sourced from VicForests is a hypocritical knee-jerk reaction, said Forest & Wood Communities Australia Managing Director, Justin Law. Last month, Bunnings bowed to activist pressure by refusing stock timber from native hardwood harvested in Victoria following…
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