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The Henbury confusion

Dec 19, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Henbury confusion

Background Briefing  deserves a pat on the back for keeping the saga of Henbury Station in the public eye with a report by Caddie Brian and Di Martin (aired 16/12/12). The report presents the views of R.M. Williams Pastoral Holdings (which bought the property in 2011 with Federal Government money), Central Australian pastoralists, botanist/conservationist Peter Latz , the CLC and Henbury traditional owner Barry Abbott. Disappointingly – but probably not through lack of trying on the ABC’s p...Read more

The prospects for beefing up Henbury

Nov 04, 2012 | Discuss

The prospects for beefing up Henbury

The Federal Government says R.M Williams Agricultural Holdings will have to work up a good argument to get cattle back on Henbury Station. Should it succeed, however, the Government will have to work even harder to convince everyone else. The ABC last month reported that the company wants to bring the Central Australian property back into the pastoral fold only a year after destocking it to raise carbon credits instead of cattle. Beefing up Henbury again would win brownie points for R.M. from th...Read more