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CWA of NSW accuses NSW Government of ‘inconsistencies’ around Zombie PELs

The Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW is today calling out the NSW Government’s “inconsistency” around the selective extinguishment of dormant Petroleum Exploration Licences (Zombie PELs) across the state under its ‘Future of Gas Statement’...


CWA of NSW highlights safety issues at level crossings after recent fatalities

A fatal accident at a railway level crossing near Young in February has prompted a call from the Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW for urgent action on safety at all level crossings across the state...


CWA of NSW welcomes government support for mice plague but warns crisis far from over

As the devastating mice plague continues to ravage large areas of western NSW, the Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW has welcomed the assistance package announced by the NSW Government this morning...


CWA of NSW supports call to end ‘zombie’ mining licences

The call to extinguish ‘zombie’ Petroleum Exploration Licences (PELS) covering valuable agricultural land has the full support of the Country Women’s Association of NSW, which says it’s time to end the uncertainty for affected communities...