Ruth Armstrong - farmer at Cecil Plains on the Darling Downs

“Having your family and community in a gasfield is a worrying thing. The mining companies bring nothing to the table. We’ve asked them, ‘What can you give us?’ and they can’t answer.

"As a whole this community naively felt this area is so special and so important as an agricultural resource that there’s no way in the world that there’ll ever be mining here; like it’s just stupid.”

 

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Ruth Armstrong - farmer at Cecil Plains on the Darling Downs