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Southern Woodchip Port

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

Leaked Documents Reveal Liberal Involvement in Dover Port

A leaked Development Application and correspondence received under Right to Information by the Greens reveal active collusion by the Liberal Government in the Dover woodchip port proposal.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Jul 2018

Dover Woodchip Port

Correspondence from Forestry Tasmania obtained under right to information shows there has been regular contact on other matters with the proponent about this leaked DA for the project since August last year.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  5 Jul 2018

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

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

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 from the Minister for Crown Lands, Sarah Courtney.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 May 2018

Dover Proposed Woodchip Facility

I rise to speak today for residents in the Dover community, for families and tourism business operators, for single people and for organisations who are at the moment living in fear of a proposed woodchip export facility.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  2 May 2018

Misleading over Southern Woodchip Port

Mr Barnett's office previously told us that provisional landowner's consent has been provided to the developer so that the development application can be assessed by the Huon Valley Council.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 May 2018

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

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

The Minister responsible for Tasmania’s Crown Lands, Sarah 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

Not So New Labor Backs in Woodchip Exports from Dover

After refusing to ever meet with concerned Dover and far South residents, 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