Pulp the Act and pulp the mill!
Tasmanian Greens fail to repeal the infamous Pulp Mill Assessment Act 2007 - fast-tracked through parliament after Gunns world-scale pulp mill was pulled out of independent assessment.
Black flags mark the day that both major political parties reject the Greens’ repeal bill.
Tasmanians fighting to stop investment in the giant chlorine-bleaching mill in the settled Tamar Valley need international help lobbying politicians to pulp the contentious Act.
Bob McMahon addresses the crowd
Earlier on Tasmanian Times: The Black Flagging of Parliament