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A drone is said to have captured evidence of a company allegedly contaminating a quarry.

Drone captures possible waste contamination

Photographs from a drone appear to have captured a company illegally filling an abandoned quarry with waste residue. Read more »
Under a proposed plan, Cleary Bros’ Albion Park quarry would undergo real time dust monitoring.

Dust pollution to be monitored in real time

As a 'modern' alternative to examining dust deposits, a planning and environmental authority will work with the operator to conduct dust monitoring in real time at the Albion Park quarry. Read more »
The proposed sand extraction site at Forest Glen, Sunshine Coast. Image courtesy: <em>The Queensland Times News</em>.

Denied sand operator lodges appeal

An extractive operator has announced it is appealing a decision by the Sunshine Coast Council that rejected its application to build a sand quarry operation. Read more »
 An artist’s impression of the Bluestone Lake community. Image courtesy: <em>Central Western Daily</em>.

Former quarry given new luxury address

A disused bluestone quarry located in Orange will be the setting for an upcoming luxury waterfront residential estate. Read more »
Villa Maria’s award-winning McDiarmid Hill vineyard, as pictured from the entrance to Patutahi Quarry.

Good neighbours: A story of fine wine and lime

It’s not often you come across a situation in which the quarry neighbour gratefully appreciates any dust coming their way. Alan Titchall explains. Read more »


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