Chorus of young voices add to quarry opposition

18 January, 2021

MP News I CHILDREN are speaking out about a new quarry that the Ross Trust plans to carve out of Arthurs Seat not far from schools and kindergartens.

3AW Interview

16 January, 2021

STEPHEN CURRY is interviewed by Darren James on 3AW about the "fight we have to win."

Mine fight at Arthurs Seat

23 December 2020


Channel Seven News I AUSTRALIAN actor Stephen Curry voices campaign video

3AW News Bulletin

23 December 2020

DR MARK FANCETT, PPG (Save Arthurs Seat) President, on 3AW midday news

Signing up against quarry

19 October, 2020

MP News I CONSERVATION groups are stepping up their campaign against a proposed quarry right next to Arthur’s Seat State Park.

Alarm at quarry plan for Arthurs Seat bushland

5 October, 2020

The Age I MORNINGTON Peninsula residents have sounded the alarm over plans for a large quarry in Arthurs Seat bushland they fear could destroy valuable wildlife habitat....

State urged to buy quarry

16 March, 2020

MP News I OPPONENTS of Hillview Quarries' plan to open a new quarry on the Arthurs Seat escarpment at Dromana want the state government to buy the land and make it part of the state park.

Hillview a "no-show" at public forum

29 May, 2019


Hillview Quarries CEO retracted on his presenting at a public forum in Dromana to discuss their latest Arthurs Seat Quarry proposal. The public were given 3 minutes to present their views. Here is the extract by PPG Inc (Save Arthus Seat) President, Dr Mark Fancett. It makes for a good read. Share it liberally.

One million species at risk of extinction

May, 2019

ABC News I ONE million of the world's species are now under threat of extinction, according to the biggest-ever review of the state of nature on Earth.

Greg Hunt MP strongly opposes quarry..

21 Jan, 2019

Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Flinders, strongly opposes the proposed quarry. Read his correspondence to Hon Lily D'AmbrosioRichard Wynne MP and the RE Ross Trust.

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