Stop the 10/50 Chop

The 10/50 rule was passed in State Parliament in August last year. the most recent review of the legislation took into account more than 3,500 submissions from individuals and interested parties. After 10 months of consideration the thirty recommendations to come out of the review do little to wrest back control to council authorities.  – THE CRAG Newsletter Sept 2015

The Castlecrag Conservation Society will continue its campaign for tighter control of all mature tree felling.

During the campaign for changes to this environmentally damaging rule – Ally Selby produced a short film about the effects of the rule in Castlecrag which contains interviews of Mayor Gail Giles Gidney and the CCS President Mark Crew. It can be viewed by clicking on the link below;

To Clear or Not To Clear – Are people abusing the 10/50 rule?