Vocal local majority opposition to Engie Hills of Gold Wind Farm

Resident and landholder group, Hills of Gold Preservation Inc, yesterday hosted a social gathering at Nundle Recreation Ground to demonstrate its local majority voice opposing Engie’s proposed Hills of Gold Wind Farm on 24km of the Great Dividing Range between...

What you won’t find in an Engie flyer

Some of the significant issues that you won’t find in an Engie flyer. It takes a lot of reading, not only of Engie assessments but other wind farms in NSW, to compare figures and ask why Hills of Gold Wind Farm stats don’t stack up.
Ben Halls Gap Nature Reserve Needs Protecting

Ben Halls Gap Nature Reserve Needs Protecting

Ben Hall’s Gap Nature Reserve is located in the northern tablelands of NSW at the junction of the Liverpool and Mount Royal Ranges. It is 10km from the township of Nundle. This conservation area has remained relatively undisturbed for centuries and as such; it...
Nundle Wind Farm Meeting To Be Held Between Department, Residents

Nundle Wind Farm Meeting To Be Held Between Department, Residents

A government department meeting in Nundle on Thursday about a wind farm proposal is “unusual” but welcome, a village resident against the plan has said. The Department of Planning and Environment (DPE) will meet with the community at Nundle Memorial Hall to...
Nundle Wind Farm Delayed by Extra Visual and Noise Studies

Nundle Wind Farm Delayed by Extra Visual and Noise Studies

THE government is yet to receive any paper work from the developer of the $600m Nundle wind farm, despite the company declaring it was ready to do so six months ago. Wind Energy Partners say the delay is the result of extra studies on the project’s visual and noise...
Nundle vows to fight wind farm proposal

Nundle vows to fight wind farm proposal

Hills of Gold Preservation – Nundle, Hanging Rock and Crawney aims to protect the contribution of our existing Great Dividing Range and Liverpool Range landscape to reducing carbon emissions. Existing native forest and ground cover producing water vapour and...
River runs at Wombramurra Station above Chaffey Dam

River runs at Wombramurra Station above Chaffey Dam

John Sylvester lives up in the hills above Nundle where they make the water for Chaffey Dam. In fact, he’s one of those graziers high up at the Head of the Peel where when the rain comes down, it actually often finds its way all the way down to Tamworth’s...
Hills of Gold Preservation

Hills of Gold Preservation

We all want to do something good for our environment. While three levels of Government are pushing for an increase in renewable energy, it is important to consider the right product and right location to achieve this goal. For a large number of Nundle, Crawney, and...