Reef rally

Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - THE GROVE -

OVER 800 people at­tended the Dou­glas Reef Rally on the weekend to protest against the in­dus­tri­al­i­sa­tion of the Reef. Over $800 was raised and 600 sig­na­tures col­lected for the En­vi­ron­men­tal De­fend­ers Of­fice NQ. An Or­gan­iser, Kevin Eldridge, said in re­sponse: ‘‘With Pre­mier New­man di­rectly hav­ing to re­spond to our Rally, we are con­fi­dent that other protest marches planned for the Queens­land coast will also at­tract every­ones at­ten­tion.’’

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