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…

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…

Final Roe 8 Highway Development Envelope

View the most recent image of where the Roe 8 Highway will cut through the Beeliar Wetlands and Woodlands.

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…

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…

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…

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…
,

Rethink Perth Freight Link launches crowd-funding funding campaign

The Rethink Perth Freight Link action group have launched an online crow-funding campaign to raise much needed funding for the fight against the Perth Freight Link- a road poised to destroy our communities, wetlands & health without delivering…