I wonder how Broome in W.A is going?
The proposed LNG onshore processing would have supplied onshore jobs.
Now we have a situation of a falling dollar stripping tourism, due to the huge distances.
I believe the greens have the 'planets' best interest at heart, however one has to wonder if it is the best interest of the general population.
As fuel prices increase, overseas destinations become more attractive due to price sensitivity.
The viability of these Northern towns decreases as tourism wanes.
Therefore if we don't demand more from the resource companies to develop the North what is the outcome?