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Podcast: Waste to energy incinerator rebuffed in Tarago as country struggles with waste crisis

Laura Carolina Corrigan
Tom Melville
By Laura Carolina Corrigan, and Tom Melville
Updated March 10 2022 - 4:14am, first published March 9 2022 - 1:00pm

A staggering 40% of Sydney's waste will wind up at the Woodlawn Eco Precinct near Tarago in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. The site is capable of taking over a million tonnes of rubbish per year.

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Laura Carolina Corrigan

Laura Carolina Corrigan

Podcast Producer/Journalist

Laura produces ACM's multi-award winning podcast Voice of Real Australia, and the mini-series Forgotten River. For stories from beyond the big cities, find them on your podcast app. Follow Laura on Twitter: @LaOOraC

Tom Melville

Tom Melville

Host, Voice of Real Australia

Originally from Canberra, Tom Melville worked for the BBC in the UK and as a freelancer in Tunisia before coming to ACM. He is the host of ACM's national podcast Voice of Real Australia. urlgeni.us/VORAPod