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Our government is considering unlocking radioactive waste from secure storage in southern Sydney.

Why? To put it on a truck and haul it all the way to either the Flinders Ranges or the Eyre Peninsula in regional South Australia. 

Radioactive waste risks our air, soil and water. It damages the genetic and reproductive systems of plants, animals and people. And this waste lasts for up to ten thousand years.

The waste cannot be trucked through our communities. There are too many risks and too many communities that have had no say. 

Double handling this waste means twice the trouble and twice the risk.

Our government has called for input on this decision from “anyone with an interest, no matter where they live."

So let's speak out to protect our communities! 

Sign the open letter now asking Resource Minister Matt Canavan to keep the radioactive waste sealed away and out of communities in New South Wales and South Australia:

As people from all across Australia, we call on the federal government and Matt Canavan to keep the radioactive waste securely stored at Australia's Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation in Lucas Heights, Sydney, and out of communities in New South Wales and South Australia.

The waste cannot be trucked through our communities for dumping until a credible storage solution is found. 

Latest Supporters

Beverley Ilkiwwords fail me.
Beverley 2019-12-05 14:25:20 +1100
Cindie 2019-12-05 14:01:56 +1100
Kevin 2019-12-05 13:53:03 +1100
Sharron Butler
Absolutely ridiculous.
Sharron 2019-12-05 13:29:08 +1100
Nina 2019-12-05 13:11:31 +1100
It is too risky to be put in agricultural land when its in the best possible place at the moment until you find a more suitable long term solution
Debra 2019-12-05 12:55:40 +1100
If there is no better storage solution than where it already is, why move it?
How about moving the entire establishment and the storage requirements to a new purpose built facility?
Garry 2019-12-05 12:38:02 +1100
Ian 2019-12-05 12:19:32 +1100
Sheralie 2019-12-05 12:10:39 +1100
Peter 2019-12-05 11:39:51 +1100
This is a eyre peninsula problem not just Kimba and we should be allowed to vote
Annette 2019-12-05 11:09:25 +1100
elizabeth 2019-12-05 11:05:52 +1100
Julie 2019-12-05 10:28:20 +1100
Lynn 2019-12-05 08:50:44 +1100
NOT a good idea to move such a dangerous cargo, Build a long term storage facility nearby.
Kingsley 2019-12-05 08:41:28 +1100
Dean 2019-12-05 01:52:29 +1100
Josh 2019-12-05 00:56:03 +1100
Blair 2019-12-04 23:10:20 +1100
Please do not be so irresponsible as to unlock radioactive waste.
Robyn 2019-12-04 21:36:43 +1100
Jake 2019-12-04 21:30:22 +1100
ruth sykes
Ruth 2019-12-04 21:25:18 +1100
Graeme 2019-12-04 21:17:19 +1100
I am old enough to remember we have already had this battle?
Remember or listen to Midnight oil?
Why do we have to keep repeating mistakes ?
Georgi 2019-12-04 20:25:35 +1100
Francesca 2019-12-04 18:31:24 +1100
Georgina 2019-12-04 18:26:39 +1100
Joy Elizabeth McIntyre
Ms McIntyre 2019-12-04 17:48:33 +1100
Leave waste where it is
Patricia 2019-12-04 15:16:00 +1100
Beverley 2019-12-04 14:25:30 +1100
Nathan 2019-12-04 14:13:14 +1100
Romayne 2019-12-04 13:59:41 +1100