Last week Friends of Mallacoota received a Community Environmental Recognition Award from Environment Victoria, at their 2013 Awards night on 23 October 2013.
Environment Victoria recognised the achievements of ten remarkable groups and individuals from around the state who’ve made an outstanding contribution for the environment through community action.
Friends of Mallacoota received their award for their tireless work in opposing an inappropriate ocean access boat ramp proposal at Bastion Point – see the Environment Victoria Media Release here.
June Drake and Jenny Mason are shown receiving their award from Amanda Nuttall, President of the Board of Environment Victoria.
The ‘consultation’ process for the Environment Effects Statement for the ‘Option 3b’ breakwater and beach road development at Bastion Point is exposed by the 7.30 Report on ABC, 4 October 2013. Watch the 7 minute segment here. See our Media Release.