Online Resource Community Information Session Webinar

The Department of Resources (DOR) have delivered an Online Resource Community Info Session where residents living in and around the Wide Bay, Burnett or Banana Shire Council learnt about resource activities in their regions. 

This free public Online Resource Community Info Session had subject matter experts from the Queensland State Government provide updates on mineral activity in the region, whilst discussing land access and dispute resolution issues pertaining to resource exploration and mining. The presentations were be delivered by DOR, the Department of Environment and Science (DES), the Office of the Land Access Ombudsman Queensland (OLAO) and the Land Court of Queensland.

View the full webinar below, or by clicking this link to view on YouTube.

Registered participants learned about:

  • Your rights and obligations when it comes to land access
  • Where to go for help negotiating a fair arrangement
  • How you can resolve disputes without unnecessary cost or stress
  • Environmental regulation
  • The laws that govern exploration and mining activities in Queensland.