Ta­mar mill go- ahead

Townsville Bulletin - - National Snapshot -

NEARLY four years and three min­is­ters af­ter it was given con­di­tional ap­proval, Gunns’ Bell Bay pulp mill has got the green light from the Fed­eral Gov­ern­ment. En­vi­ron­ment Min­is­ter Tony Burke yes­ter­day gave the fi­nal en­vi­ron­men­tal tick to the con­tro­ver­sial mill in north­ern Tas­ma­nia. The pro­ject, launched in 2004, has been a di­vi­sive is­sue in the Ta­mar Val­ley com­mu­nity in north­ern Tas­ma­nia.

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