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Notice given 11 June 2003

Senator Brown: To ask the Ministers listed below (Question Nos 1513-1514)—Given the proposed construction and operation of a links golf course on the Henley floodplain of the Yarra River involving huge levee banks, total remodelling of the floodplain, and use of biocides and fertilizers: (a) will the Minister guarantee that there will be no detrimental impacts on what is possibly the last viable population of Macquarie Perch left on the planet; and (b) is the Minister prepared to intervene to stop this invidious project.

1513 Minister representing the Minister for the Environment and Heritage

1514 Minister representing the Minister for Industry, Tourism and Resources