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Huon Aquaculture

Huon CEO Attacks Parliament Inquiry

Media Release - Huon Aquaculture CEO Frances Bender has attacked the integrity and purpose of the Legislative Council's Inquiry into Fin Fish Farming.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 Feb 2020

Fishfarm Industry Regulation Long Overdue

Media Release - The new Premier has the chance to fix the state’s legislation and clean up fish farming in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 17 Feb 2020

Storm Bay Salmon Farm Approval Shows Disrespect for Community, and Science

Media Release - The Liberals’ decision to approve Tassal and Huon Aquaculture’s mass expansion into Storm Bay is a shocking indication of the disregard it holds for community consultation and scientific evidence.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 29 Oct 2018

Escaped Salmon Silence Further Evidence of Self-Regulated Industry

Media Release - Huon Aquaculture have finally confirmed 120,000 salmon escaped from their pens in the May storms this year. When the Greens questioned how many hundreds of thousands of fish had escaped into the local marine environment, and what impact...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 12 Sep 2018

Finfish Farming - Norfolk Bay

Parliamentary Activity - The Greens bring on this motion today as a matter that requires urgent action and are calling on the minister to act immediately in her role as responsible minister for finfish farming in this state to cancel the licence for Huon...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 29 Aug 2018

Institute of Marine and Antarctic Studies - Red Handfish Discovery

Parliamentary Activity - Mr Deputy Speaker. I thank the Minister for Planning for reminding us and recording in Hansard that indeed the Greens have concerns with some corrupted planning processes that have been used around the Cambria Green development.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 22 Aug 2018

Derwent Estuary Program

Parliamentary Activity - The Derwent Estuary Program, as most members would know, is a partnership between a number of government business scientists and community groups, particularly the Brighton, Clarence, Derwent Valley, Glenorchy, Hobart and Kingborough...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 22 May 2018

Huon Aquaculture Legal Action

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens' Environment spokespersonHuon Aquaculture has launched action in the Supreme Court of Tasmania and Federal Court of Australia because of the Liberal Government’s short-term, opaque and partisan so-called '...

- 6 Feb 2017

Tandem Freefall: Parachute Fails For Macquarie Harbour and Fish Farm Industry

Media Release - A public spat between two CEOs of Tasmania’s largest regional industry employer on ABC radio this morning told us everything about the disastrous state of our salmon farming industry and the marine environment that sustains it.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 1 Dec 2016