Galilee Basin

Liberals preparing to waste billions of taxpayer's money to fund Adani raillink.

Both old parties are keen to subsidise Adani's Galilee Basin disaster

LNP Treasurer Joe Hockey admitted today on Brisbane radio that his government is working on options to subsidise a railway line from the Galilee Basin to the Great Barrier Reef to enable the overseas shipping of tens of millions of tons of coal. Senator for Queensland Larissa Waters has responded with the following comments.

“The Abbott Government has failed to rule out pouring taxpayer money into Adani’s unviable project, which no bank will touch, through the $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility.

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