Protesters blast 'terrible decision' to approve Russell Vale mine

Glen Humphries
By Glen Humphries
Updated September 6 2021 - 5:12am, first published 1:00am
Unhappy: Protest groups met at the gates of Russell Vale mine on Saturday to voice their opposition to the Federal Government's decision to approve a mining expansion. Picture: supplied

Federal Environment Minister Sussan Ley has "rolled out the red carpet" for Wollongong Coal by approving its controversial Russell Vale mine extension.

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Glen Humphries

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover transport and infra Infrastructure for the Mercury, as well as writing for the TV guide. If he's not writing, he's reading.

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