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Oil Rig Biosecurity Concerns Remain

Media Release - There are serious questions about the Ocean Monarch oil rig, and what action will be taken to determine there is a definitive finding of “no risk” from the invasive colonial sea squirt.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 11 Jan 2019

Good Riddance to the Ocean Monarch

Media Release - The Ocean Monarch oil rig arrived in the Derwent River without a by-your-leave or any biosecurity checks, and anchored at the entrance to Ralph’s Bay. After 11 weeks of sustained public concern and criticism about the risk it presented to...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 31 Jan 2019

Adjournment - Ocean Monarch Oil Rig, Threat to Marine Environment

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Madam Speaker, I rise tonight to speak about a matter of concern in relation to Diamond Offshore's Ocean Monarch oil rig that has been drilling for gas in Bass Strait and is now anchored in the Derwent River near...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 Nov 2018