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The railway line north of Armidale could be legally closed as early as 2021, according to a group aiming to win government support for a bike trail on the route.
Logan City Council's Loganholme Wastewater Treatment Plant has turned human waste into energy in an Australian first.
"The potential of [Narrabri Gas Project] approval just gives us that advantage, probably over any other industrial and logistics site in NSW."
Thousands of hectares of threatened species habitat has been cleared around Australia's largest cities in the past two decades, with urban sprawl threatening the last refuges of some species.