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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.

State Government Appeals Court Ruling

The WA Government has appealed against the Supreme Court decision which ruled environmental approvals for Roe 8 were invalid. This has been set down to be heard on 2nd May by three judges.  Please show your support for the ongoing campaign to stop Roe 8 by joining other supporters outside the Supreme Court at 9.30 […]

King Jarrah Felled in Road Reserve on Dubious Advice

An ancient Jarrah tree estimated to be around 500 years old was felled on land inside the Roe 8 road reserve. Local residents and experts such as plant biology professor Hans Lambers have lamented the loss of this significant tree. There are few jarrah trees of this size remaining on the Swan Coastal Plain.  Investigations […]

We won Supreme Court Challenge to Roe8! The project is on hold

SBW challenged the environmental approval on the basis that the EPA did not take into account its environmental offsets policy. This policy says that where implementation of a proposal would result in significant residual impact to a critical environmental asset after all efforts to mitigate impacts were exhausted, then they could not use offsets. Chief […]

Crowd Funding Campaign raises $50,000

The crowd funding campaign to fund the SBW Supreme Court challenge to Roe8 was a huge success with the target of $50,000 reached by donations to both the crowd-fund site and this website. Please continue to support us by donating at this site. Direct Debit details here: http://savebeeliarwetlands.com/take_action For Paypal click on the logo on […]

BIG RALLY, This SUNDAY 22nd, 9:00am, Pioneer Park, BIBRA LAKE!!

Save Beeliar Wetlands, Rethink The Link and associated community groups have organised a HUGE RALLY for this Sunday, 22nd of November.  With the State Government recently announcing they are “deferring” stage 2 of the Perth Freight Link, we need to send a loud and clear message that we will not be divided, and that no […]

New Online Donation Portal Established

Donating to Save Beeliar Wetlands is now even easier!! Thanks to some feedback, we have established an online donation portal via PayPal. The link can be found on the SBW homepage and is as simple as clicking on the button and following the instructions. Every little bit goes towards funding our West Australian Supreme Court […]

New walk times begin for summer!!

As it starts heating up for summer, we have changed our walk times to a cooler hour of the day. The route has not changed and follows the exact route the proposed Roe-8 would take through the prestine Coolbellup Woodlands and the Bibra/North Lake Reserves. These walks are a great way to spend a couple […]