Russell Vale mine blockade 'just the beginning', protesters say

Angela Thompson
By Angela Thompson
Updated October 13 2021 - 3:15am, first published October 11 2021 - 8:31am
Protesters man the blockade at the entry to Russell Vale Colliery on Monday morning. Picture: supplied

Demonstrators opposed to the expansion of Russell Vale mine say a blockade at the site on Monday was "just the beginning" of a beefed-up protest effort.


Angela Thompson

Angela Thompson


Proudly Illawarra Mercury since 2008; these days covering crime and justice issues. UOW alum. Thrilled by the chase and sobered by some of the things I see and hear when I stand still - sometimes in the same day.

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