Submission Library

Consistent with the Inquiry’s Terms of Reference, all correspondence to the Inquiry that relates to the Terms of Reference will be considered as a submission to the Inquiry and published in alphabetical order below.

Personal details, including email addresses, postal addresses and phone numbers will not be published.

The Inquiry welcomes submissions through numerous channels including via email, post and online, as well as through scheduled community consultation activities such as formal hearings and community meetings.

Hearing Submissions

The Inquiry conducted formal hearings in Alice Springs, Tennant Creek, Katherine and Darwin 6 – 10 March 2017 and 31 July – 10 August 2017.

All presentations, reports and other documentation provided to the Inquiry during the hearings, as well as the hearing videos and transcripts have been tabled as submissions and are available to view in alphabetical order below.

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Submissions are listed by the author’s surname or organisation name.

Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority (AAPA) Submission #234 (1.7 mb)

Adams, Robert Submission #9 (63.4 kb)

Adderley, David Submission #134 (43.5 kb)

Alberta Energy Regulator Submission #483: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Alice Springs Town Council – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Aloha Therapeutic Massage – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Aloha Therapeutic Massage – Trevers, Jason Submission #74 (100.1 kb)

Amateur Fishermen's Association NT (AFANT) – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Amateur Fishermen's Association NT (AFANT) Submission #190 (307.4 kb)

Andrejewskis, Andrew A Submission #87 (3.1 mb)

Ardent Group Submission #42 (1.2 mb)

Argonaut Resources – Owler, Lindsay Submission #103 (3.2 mb)

Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) – 3 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) Submission #88 (541.4 kb)

Arid Lands Environment Centre Submission #411 (168.8 kb)

Ariston, Alex Submission #384 (88.2 kb)

Armour Energy Submission #23 (736.2 kb)

Arnhem Earth Moving Equipment Submission #440 (495.7 kb)

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) – 10 August 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Submission #215 (6.5 mb)

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Submission #302 (2.9 mb)

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Submission #421: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Submission #465 (2.4 mb)

Australian Pipelines and Gas Association (APGA) and Energy Networks Australia (ENA) Submission #101 (154.6 kb)

Bacala, Evelyn Alberta Submission #432 (101.6 kb)

Baker, Brian Submission #207 (6.0 mb)

Baker, Geoff Submission #204 (6.0 mb)

Baker, Jeananne Submission #203 (6.0 mb)

Baker, Merrilee – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Baker, Michael Submission #206 (6.0 mb)

Baker, Renee Submission #208 (6.0 mb)

Baldwin, Terry Submission #4 (58.6 mb)

Barkly Landcare – 7 March 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

Bartlett, Harshini Submission #10 (50.3 kb)

Bartlett, Harshini Submission #90 (284.3 kb)

Bates, Robert Submission #197 (6.0 mb)

Belford, Alexander Submission #115 (197.5 kb)

Bender, Helen Submission #144 (24.0 mb)

Bestic, Lachlan Submission #212 (120.9 kb)

Beyond Zero Emissions Submission #145 (1.2 mb)

Big River Station – 8 March 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Birch, Cheryl; Roberts, Paula; Tapp, Daniel; Watson, Phillip – 9 August 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Blockey, Michael Submission  #21 (1.1 mb)

Blue Energy Submission #135 (199.0 kb)

Blue Energy Submission #441 (812.6 kb)

Brant, Paul Submission #20 (48.7 kb)

Brant, Paul Submission #35 (47.0 kb)

Brant, Paul Submission #69 (1.7 mb)

Brant, Paul Submission #70 (44.4 kb)

Brant, Paul Submission #71 (2.0 mb)

Bridgeport Energy – Fink, Cameron Submission #194 (95.6 kb)

Bruce Beer and Associates Submission #104 (196.9 kb)

Bureau of Meteorology Submission #475 (2.3 mb)

Burkitt, Emma Submission #201 (6.0 mb)

Buru Energy – McLaren, Bryce Submission #228 (107.6 kb)

Buru Energy – Streitberg, Eric Submission #133 (134.7 kb)

Buru Energy Ltd – Waddington, Dr Kris Submission #123 (86.5 kb)

Bury, Sharyn Submission #189 (4.8 mb)

Carlsen, Greg Submission #120 (29.8 kb)

Cass, Pauline Submission #463 (548.2 kb)

Carttling, Carolyn Submission #431 (273.0 kb)

Carty, Chris Submission #146 (78.5 kb)

Cass, Gypsy Submission #193 (6.0 mb)

Cass, Pauline – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Cass, Pauline Submission #33 (2.7 mb)

Cass, Pauline Submission #192 (6.0 mb)

Cass, Rebel Submission #195 (6.0 mb)

Cass, Titan Submission #196 (6.0 mb)

Cave Creek Station/Birdum Creek Station – 7 March 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

Cave Creek Station – Sullivan, Jim Submission #73 (227.5 kb)

Central Australian Frack-Free Alliance (CAFFA) – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Central Australian Frack-Free Alliance (CAFFA) Submission #93 (170.9 kb)

Central Australian Frack Free Alliance (CAFFA) – 3 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Central Australian Frack Free Alliance (CAAFA) Submission #505 (2.2 mb)

Central Desert Regional Council Submission #76 (1.0 mb)

Central Land Council – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Central Land Council Submisson #47 (14.2 mb)

Central Petroleum Limited – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Central Petroleum Limited Submission #99 (597.4 kb)

Central Petroleum Submission #442 (282.1 kb)

Chute, Ron; Forsyth, David – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Centre for Coal Seam Gas Submission #435 (2.0 mb)

Clarke, Helen Submission #391 (7.0 mb)

Climate Action Darwin – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Climate Action Darwin – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Climate Action Darwin Submission #175 (1.3 mb)

Climate Action Darwin Submission #446 (615.6 kb)

Climate Council of Australia Submission #458 (643.4 kb)

Consolidated Pastoral Company – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Consolidated Pastoral Company Submission #218 (2.3 mb)

Consolidated Pastoral Company Submission #418: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Coomalie Community Government Council Submission #15 (104.6 kb)

Core Energy Group Submission #439 (83.8 kb)

Costelloe, Joseph Submission #85 (33.3 kb)

Creswick, Richard Submission #415 (101.5 kb)

Cross, Phil Submission #27 (40.2 kb)

Cross, Phil Submission #310 (77.1 kb)

CSIRO – Measham, Tom Submission #77 (208.0 kb)

CSIRO Submission #450: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

CSIRO Submission #451: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

CSIRO Submission #452: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Cummings, Teresa – 8 March 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Curran, Mick Submission #112 (81.9 kb)

Currell, Dr Matthew Submission #311 (262.2 kb)

Currell, Dr Mathew – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Darwin Major Business Group Submission #494 (669.2 kb)

Davis, Jenny – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission 

Davison, Helen Submission #24 (67.9 kb)

Dennison, Clinton Submission #5 (40.8 kb)

Department of Environment and Energy Submission #445: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Submission #224: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Submission #230 (4.3 mb)

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Submission #429: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Submission #473: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Submission #481: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Submission #299 (561.0 kb)

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science #459: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Primary Industry and Resources Submission #226 (24.2 mb)

Department of Primary Industry and Resources Submission #289: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Primary Industry and Resources and Department of Environment and Natural Resources #419: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Department of Primary Industry and Resources and Department of Environment and Natural Resources #492: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Desert Fruit Company Submission #163 (31.6 kb)

Dixon, Eleanor Submission #301 (399.7 kb)

Dixon, Raymond – 10 August 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

Doctors for the Environment Submission #96 (638.4 kb)

Doctors for the Environment Submission #477 (333.0 kb)

Don't Frack Katherine – 8 March 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Don't Frack Katherine Submission #65 (211.0 kb)

Doecke, Yolande Submission #25 (59.6 kb)

Donley, James Submission #209 (36.7 kb)

Doyle, Amanda Submission #44 (108.8 kb)

Drill and Complete – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Driver, Amber – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Dunbar, Rod – Lexcray Pty Ltd Submission #75 (4.7 mb)

Dunbar, Rod Submission #297 (1.1 mb)

Hager, Michelle Submission #504 (42.0 kb)

Hall, Mandy Submission #210 (6.0 mb)

Halliburton – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Halliburton Submission #97 (603.6 kb)

Halliburton Submission #221 (4.1 mb)

Halliburton Submission #274: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Hancock Prospecting Submission #461 (7.0 mb)

Hancock Prospecting Submission #474: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Harcla, Michael Submission #198 (6.0 mb)

Haswell, Melissa – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Haswell, Melissa Submission #183 (474.5 kb)

Hawke, Chris – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission:

Hayward-Ryan, Tony Submission #41 (80.6 kb)

Hayward-Ryan, Tony Submission #54 (1008.5 kb)

Heapy, Roger Submission #448 (1.0 mb)

Hickey, Kelly-Lee Submission #52 (42.0 kb)

Houldsworth, Jamie – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Howells, Liz Submission #147 (30.6 kb)

Marchment, Katherine – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Marchment, Katherine – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Marchment, Katherine Submission #2 (2.3 mb)

Marchment, Katherine Submission #438 (403.4 kb)

Maritime Union of Australia – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Marshall, Luke Submission #113 (55.5 kb)

Martyr, Rose Submission #200 (6.0 mb)

Matau Advisory – Pedler, Andrew D Submission #118 (160.2 kb)

May, Ben Submission #502 (40.9 kb)

McBride, Amber – 3 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

McCarron, Geralyn Submission #53 (9.9 mb)

McCarron, Geralyn Submission #499 (1.1 mb)

McCarron, Geralyn Submission #500 (91.7 kb)

McCarron, Geralyn Submission #501 (373.9 kb)

McDonald, Jean Submission #182 (351.6 kb)

McFarland, Blair Submission #19 (46.1 kb)

McFarland, Jennifer Submission #78 (53.3 kb)

McGinley, Billee – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

McIntyre, Heather – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

McWhirter, Sue Submission #416 (77.7 kb)

Meldrum, Greg Submission #131 (488.2 kb)

Mellon, Colin Submission #43 (67.0 kb)

Mendes, Francis Submission #294 (41.3 kb)

Micenko, Michael Submission #127 (58.1 kb)

Millwarparra Aboriginal Corporation Submission #308 (204.0 kb)

Molanus, Barbara Submission #81 (85.9 kb)

Molyneux, Simon Submission #173 (32.9 kb)

Moore, Liz Submission #179 (97.6 kb)

MS Contracting & Sully Pty Ltd – 31 July 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Munckton, Andrew – 10 August 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

Napper, Monica Submission #455 (1.3 mb)

NARMCO – 9 August 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

NationEnergy (Australia) Submission #150 (1.8 mb)

Newham, Dianna – Friday 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Newham, Dianna Submission #383 (96.6 kb)

Nicholson, Barry Submission #1 (67.7 kb)

Ninti One Limited Submission #488 (193.9 kb)

Nicholson, Barry Submission #17 (382.1 kb)

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) Submission #22 (726.4 kb)

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) Submission #26 (500.5 kb)

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) Submission #28 (1.3 mb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #155 (147.8 kb)

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) Submission #303 (282.8 kb)

North Star Pastoral (represented by OzEnvironmental Pty Ltd) Submission #304 (249.7 kb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #447 (284.2 kb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #453 (513.5 kb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #462 (160.5 kb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #467 (4.0 mb)

North Star Pastoral Submission #468 (83.9 kb)

Northern Australian Rural Management Consultants Pty Ltd (NARMCO) Submission #186 (557.6 kb)

Northern Land Council Submission #214 (2.7 mb)

Northern Land Council Submission #471 (707.2 kb)

Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association (NTCA) – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association (NTCA) Submission #217 (751.6 kb)

Northern Territory Chamber of Commerce Submission #493 (131.2 kb)

Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NTEPA) Submission #417: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NTEPA) Submission #480: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Norwood Resource Incorporated Submission #114 (1.7 mb)

NT News Submission #484: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

NT Worksafe Submission #472: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Nunn, Esther; Walsh, Gem – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Oakley, John Submission #485 (38.8 kb)

O'Connor, Monica Submission #3 (127.3 kb)

O'Keefe, Allan; O'Keefe, Marilyn; O'Keefe, Jasmine – 3 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Oilfield Connect – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Oilfield Connect Pty Ltd Submission #174 (2.4 mb)

Oilfield Connect Pty Ltd Submission #222 (4.0 mb)

Olofsson, Deidre Submission #293 (71.0 kb)

OPPtimal Resource Solutions Pty Ltd – Oppermann, Ralf Submission #124 (185.2 kb)

Origin Energy – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Origin Energy – 9 August 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Origin Energy Submission #153

Origin Energy Submission #272: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Origin Energy Submission #283: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Origin Energy Submission #433: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Osbon, Richard Submission #126 (37.6 kb)

Paltar Petroleum Limited Submission #157 (339.1 kb)

Pangaea NT – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Pangaea Submission #220 (38.9 mb)

Pangaea Submission #279: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Pangaea Submission #427: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Paul Josif and Associates Submission #486 (76.7 kb)

Pecorari, Domenico – 3 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

PetroAfrique Oil and Gas – Heugh, John Submission #130 (218.1 kb)

Petroluem Exploration Society of Australia – Mackie, Dr Steve Submission #132 (88.8 kb)

Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia Queensland – Harwood, Chris Submission #156 (115.2 kb)

Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia SA NT – Jones, Stuart Submission #170 (44.1 kb)

Phelan, Samantha – 9 August 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Pietsch, Nicole Submission #91 (160.7 kb)

Planning Action Network Submission #51 (165.5 kb)

Ponsonby, Miles Submission #148 (238.6 kb)

Powell, Sharon Submission #392 (40.6 kb)

Probert, William Submission #497 (30.0 kb)

Public Health Association of Australia NT – 6 March 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) Submission #107 (424.5 kb)

Saltmarsh, Frederika Submission #184 (115.4 kb)

Saltmarsh, Juliet Submission #165 (63.7 kb)

Saltmarsh, Rikki (represented by Carl Brand) – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Sammut, Jasmine Submission #84 (53.4 kb)

Santos – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Santos Ltd – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Santos Submission #168

Santos Submission #232: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Santos Submission #276 (368.2 kb)

Santos Submission #280: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Santos Submission #420: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Schlumberger Submission #178 (196.2 kb)

Schlumberger Submission #231: Submission of information requested by the Inquiry

Schlumberger – 6 September 2017 Melbourne Hearing Submission

Seed Indigenous Youth Climate Network – 7 March 2017 Tennant Creek Hearing Submission

SG Interests I, Ltd – Sanford, Eric Submission #229 (1.7 mb)

Sharp, Paul – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing

Shutt, Seranna; Chute, Ron; Gapany, Ellen – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Siddall, Julia Submission #80 (47.7 kb)

Sigma 3 Cubed – Denny Migl Submission #14 (127.5 kb)

Sinclair, Mark Submission #38 (101.0 kb)

Slater, Sue Submission #106 (990.5 kb)

Somers, Michael; Somers, Glenys – 9 August 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Stevanovic, Bianca-Jade Submission #205 (6.0 mb)

Stygoecologia Submission #407

Sully Pty Ltd – Sullivan, Bill Submission #160 (109.6 kb)

Sweetpea Petroleum Pty Ltd Submission #98 (51.3 kb)

Swindles, Mark – 4 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Swindles, Mark Submission #305 (70.2 kb)

Tactical Gas Services Pty Ltd – Pearson, Robert (Bob) M. Submission #151 (100.2 kb)

Tapp, June – 8 March 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Tapp, June Submission #16 (401.9 kb)

Taylor-Walshe, Ryan Submission #119 (52.5 kb)

Tax Justice Network Australia – Zirnsak, Mark Submission #290 (75.4 kb)

Terrabos Consulting – Armstrong, David Submission #180 (617.9 kb)

Terrabos Consulting – 1 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

The Australia Institute – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

The Australia Institute Submission #158 (6.6 mb)

Tinapple, WL Submission #102 (119.5 kb)

Top Didj Cultural Experience and Art Gallery – 8 March 2017 Katherine Hearing Submission

Top End Imports Submission #489 (114.4 kb)

Trevers, Jason Submission #291 (113.1 kb)

Trevers, Jason – 3 August 2017 Alice Springs Hearing Submission

Trevers, Jason Submission #409 (64.4 kb)

Tutty, Justin – 10 March 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Tutty, Justin – 2 August 2017 Darwin Hearing Submission

Tumminello, Rachel Submission #187 (109.9 kb)

Please be advised that the transcriptions included in the hearing library were produced from video recordings. As such, the quality and accuracy of each transcript cannot be guaranteed and the Inquiry is not liable for any errors.