Resource Topic: Climate Justice

Presentation to Pakenham Gas Inquiry against the Crib Point terminal


Lighter Footprints submits that a Crib Point gas terminal would be a mistake, and the facilities at Point Kembla are sufficient Westernport is unspoilt, environmentally valuable and valued for its recreational uses The gas terminal at Crib Point would cause considerable environmental damage The local community is strongly opposed The proposed gas shortfall could be […]

Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment(Standards and Assurance) Bill 2021


We, at Lighter Footprints, have serious reservations about the approach proposed in the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Standards and Assurance) Bill 2021 to the negotiation and content of the bilateral agreements and the monitoring of their implementation. We recommend that the Bill include: a provision that any subsequent review of the National Environment […]

Inquiry by the Senate Select Committee on Covid-19


A submission by Lighter Footprints to the Senate Select Committee on Covid-19 on the 28th May 2020.

Lighter Footprints submission to the Inquiry by the Senate Select Committee on COVID-19

Inquiry into Tackling Climate Change in Victorian Communities


An opportunity to contribute to the inquiry that the Environment and Planning Committee is undertaking into Tackling Climate Change in Victorian Communities. Our Position The debate around climate change has become complex, multi-faceted and highly politicised. This has resulted in almost total policy failure especially at the federal level of government. Recent experience has shown […]