Submission on the Great Australian Bight Environment Protection Bill 2016
This submission was prepared by the Australian Environmental and Planning Law Committee (Committee) of the Legal Practice Section.
The Committee acknowledges that the Great Australian Bight area is an important marine environment both as a home for a diverse range of marine life and endangered species and as an important source of marine species for commercial fishing. Protection of this important and biodiverse marine area is essential for both environmental and commercial reasons.
You can read the full submission below.