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Fishfarm Industry Regulation Long Overdue

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

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Feb 2020

Marine Farming Planning Review Panel - Petuna Fish Farm, Storm Bay

Rosalie Woodruff responds to the announcement that the Government will be approving a large fish farm off Betsy Island in Storm Bay.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  11 Apr 2019

Petuna's Storm Bay Expansion Approval Compromised

Minister Barnett’s approval of the Storm Bay North Marine Farming Development Plan is completely compromised.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  11 Apr 2019

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

The Liberals’ decision to approve mass expansion into Storm Bay shows the disregard they hold for community consultation and scientific evidence.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Oct 2018

Derwent Estuary Program

The Derwent Estuary Program is a partnership between a number of government business scientists and community groups.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 May 2018

Petuna Not on Pathway to Sustainability

Petuna is using the same secretive approval processes and toothless regulations to guide its massive sea-grab of 4.3 million square metres of public waters in Storm Bay that have led to the damage of Macquarie Harbour.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  14 Dec 2017

Liberals' Plan to Expand Salmon Industry at Expense of Community and Environment

The Liberals’ final Salmon Growth Plan released today is a sham, written by industry for industry.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  6 Dec 2017

More NW Fish Farms Without Community Consultation

The Minister for Primary Industries, Jeremy Rockliff’s announcement of Tassal’s exploration of finfish farming operations off eastern King Island is a desperate attempt to create fictional jobs in his home electorate of Braddon.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Nov 2017

Petuna Plan an Admission of Regulation Failure

Petuna Aquaculture’s public call for the EPA to create individual lease-level stocking limits is an admission that the government’s regulatory system is not fair, and is failing to protect Macquarie Harbour.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Mar 2017

Super-Trawler on Horizon

Lessons need to be learned from the previous successful community campaign against the the FV Margiris super trawler.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  6 Jun 2014