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Tim Winton speaks out about gas fracking in WA

Thursday 9th of March 2017 11:47:14 AM



Tim Winton

Beloved West Australian author Tim Winton has broken a long silence to condemn WA gas fracking and illuminate deep public mistrust, both of the mining industry and its government regulators.

Winton has narrated a mini-documentary and television commercial by Richard Todd, the Margaret River maker of documentary Frackman.

"Most West Australians are unaware of how vulnerable we are to this sort of nascent fracking industry."



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