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Southern Woodchip Port


Logged Forest, Tarkine

Minister Needs To Formally Rule Out Southern Port

The long-awaited southern wood residues advice finds a southern port would be commercially unviable.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  4 Mar 2019


Logged Forest, Tarkine

Leaked Documents Reveal Liberal Involvement in Dover Port

A leaked Development Application reveals active collusion by the Liberal Government in the Dover woodchip port proposal.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Jul 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Dover Woodchip Port

Correspondence from Forestry Tasmania shows there has been regular contact on other matters with the proponent about this leaked DA.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  5 Jul 2018


Logged Forest, Tarkine

Southwood Fibre - Development Issues

James Neville-Smith, the director of private company Southwood Fibre, has met an impassable roadblock in his plan to export woodchips from Port Esperance.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  20 Jun 2018


Fish Farm, Macquarie Harbor

Salmon Farming and the Woodchip Industry

Yesterday Tassal made an unequivocal statement of concern about the controversial new woodchip port proposed for Dover.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  24 May 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Southern Woodchip Port options paper

Southwood Fibre Pty Ltd has sought Landowners' Consent to use Crown Land to develop a woodchip port facility in beautiful coastal Dover.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 May 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Dover Proposed Woodchip Facility

Anyone who knows the history of Dover knows it has been through tumultuous times.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  2 May 2018


Logged Forest, Tarkine

Misleading over Southern Woodchip Port

Mr Barnett's office previously told us that provisional landowner's consent has been provided to the developer.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 May 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Southern Woodchip Port Landowners Consent

A development application for a southern woodchip port is expected to be publicly advertised by the Huon Valley Council any day.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 May 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Courtney Must Withhold Land Consent for Woodchip Port Until After Council Elections

Minister Courtney today confirmed landowner’s consent was being considered by her government for the southern woodchip port. 

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  3 May 2018


Pile of Woodchips

Not So New Labor Backs in Woodchip Exports from Dover

Labor Leader, Rebecca White, today confirmed she supports the proposed woodchip export facility in Port Esperance and acquisition of public land to deliver it.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Feb 2018