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Roe 8 finally halted

The new Labor government in WA has halted work on Roe 8. The many years of community opposition to this flawed project have finally prevailed. While Roe 8 was only one factor in the election, it was sufficiently important for the Premier-elect to mention in his first press conference and to take action about on […]

Clearing Proceeding at Fast Pace – Act Now

The entire Coolbellup Woodland has now been cleared and mulched. This week clearing has taken place on Baker Court, near Bibra Lake and well into the wetlands of North Lake Reserve. Fencing extends right through the wetland to Bibra Drive and fencing commenced today on Forrest Road. Numerous breaches of compliance with management plans have […]

Join Peaceful Protest 4th January

Clearing is expected to start again this week.  All Beeliar Wetlands & Woodland Protectors are invited to join a peaceful protest from 5:30am Wednesday 4 January near the Protectors Camp off Tait Place Coolbellup (visible from North Lake Road). We need a strong presence of resolute and respectful protesters to show that the public do […]

Send a message

Strong opposition from across Perth is needed to stop Roe 8 Telephone, email or write to your own Member of Parliament and ask them to urge the Premier to halt work on Roe 8. You can look up your MP here, or find your electorate if you don’t know. Members of Parliament WA electorate map […]

High Court Legal Challenge: Roe 8 Q&A

Save Beeliar Wetlands has applied for special leave to appeal the latest decision on the environmental approvals for Roe 8. This application was lodged on August 12 at the High Court. The matter has now progressed to a hearing date for the special leave and will be heard in Canberra on December 16th. Our representatives […]

Please Donate for our High Court Challenge

We are putting our application to seek special leave to appeal the Roe8 approvals decision at the High Court on Friday 12th August. Please help us fund this legal challenge by making a donation at our new crowdfunding site: Save Beeliar Wetlands Legal Fund https://www.gofundme.com/wetlandslegalfund

PFL Documents to be made public

Former state Labor minister and retired federal MP Alannah MacTiernan has won a two-year battle to force the federal Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development to hand over documents relating to the Perth Freight Link. The government may appeal this decision. Although the state government continues to signal it is ready to sign contracts for […]

State Wins Appeal

The state government has won its appeal against the Supreme Court overturning of environmental approvals for the  Roe 8 highway project. Save Beeliar Wetlands will seek special leave to appeal this decision in the High Court.