Here are some interesting quotes that we uncovered through Right to Information applications or were published in local newspapers.

“If the quarry expansion proceeds, koala deaths from increased vehicle movements and the destruction of koala habitat is likely.” – Natasha Price, QLD Environmental Protection Agency

“It is not possible and therefore unreasonable to contain runoff from a 1 in 100 rainfall event” – David Kershaw, consultant for Barro Group

“…the land is home to up to 28 koalas, as well as other species including rare echidnas…quarries are ‘more koala friendly’ than housing estates” – Ian Ridoutt, Barro Group Manager – read full article