Fishermen lodge class action over toxic dredge spill

A Class action is being brought against Gladstone Ports Corporation on behalf of commercial fishermen for losses they say resulted from large-scale contamination from toxic dredge spill in 2011-12.  The fishermen are claiming losses of more than $100million following the Western Basin Dredging and Disposal Project in Gladstone Harbour. The dredging began in 2011 to prepare for the three Curtis Island LNG projects. >click to read<