A visual summary of the Greater Mary Association Inc Activities

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The Greater Mary Association Inc is an award winning community group based in the Maryborough Hervey Bay area that was formed to protect the Mary River and Great Sandy Strait from the proposed Traveston Crossing Dam. This slideshow offers a brief visual summary of the history of the group since it began in November 2007.

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A visual summary of the Greater Mary Association Inc Activities

  1. 1. the Greater Mary Association Inc November 2007 - November 2009
  2. 2. Tiaro Landcare fishing comp Oct 07, the idea of GMA was forming
  3. 3. QWI Info day in Maryborough Dec 07 - Great Sandy Strait Crew
  4. 4. Australia Day Festival, Hervey Bay, 2007
  5. 5. Public meeting at the town hall, post EIS - February 2008
  6. 6. Steve’s journey on the Mary River - leaving West End
  7. 8. Steve Posselt’s Arrival in Maryborough
  8. 10. Steve’s arrival at River Heads
  9. 11. Steve “chick magnet” Posselt at River Heads
  10. 13. We rallied at the Hervey Bay Community Cabinet June 08- a turning point!
  11. 14. We made it clear to the Premier & McNamara….. NO DAM!!
  12. 15. Dok’ku
  13. 17. A busload from GMA joined the huge rally at the ALP Convention on the Gold Coast
  14. 18. Whale Festival Float
  15. 19. GetUp Climate Torch relay
  16. 20. GetUp Climate Torch relay
  17. 21. The River, the Bay & the Strait Public forum 5 October
  18. 22. Lindsay’s amazing, double marathon through Mary’s mud
  19. 24. And more!!! <ul><li>EIS Submissions - Centro, Station Square, door-to-door, at the markets </li></ul><ul><li>Boompa Cycle event </li></ul><ul><li>Too many stalls to mention…. eg Maryborough Markets, Nikenbah Markets, Koala Markets, Pier Festival, Whale Festival, Station Square, Maryborough Show </li></ul><ul><li>Over 10,000 NO DAM submissions!!! </li></ul>
  20. 25. Steve Posselt greeted by Peter Garrett
  21. 27. State election 2009
  22. 30. The Postcard drop… … that dropped McNamara
  23. 31. Painting our Billboard
  24. 32. Pub Crawl
  25. 34. Fraser Island Fishing Comp
  26. 35. Our Petition- 5450 signatures presented in Federal Parliament
  27. 36. Signs, signs and more signs
  28. 39. Joint meeting with Save the Mary
  29. 40. Fundraiser: Board the Bullet
  30. 41. <ul><li>Collaboration with Unions </li></ul><ul><li>Station Square </li></ul><ul><li>Pier Festival </li></ul><ul><li>Maryborough Show </li></ul><ul><li>Environment Assessor Conference </li></ul><ul><li>Stalls: </li></ul>And More!!!
  31. 42. A final gift for Kevin Rudd
  32. 44. Mary at petrie pk <ul><li>Our Mary, Petrie Park , Tiaro </li></ul>
  33. 46. We won!! Let the Mary River Flow!! NO DAM !!!

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