For many Broome residents, this is the first campaign they have been involved in. After years of struggle, winning this big victory is inspiring.
near Walmadan on Thursday eve, Shane puts his phone down, leans
forward and lets it sink in, tears of joy. |
Taken seconds after receiving news on his phone about Woodside pulling out of JPP.
It is a victory that has involved an incredible campaign across the country. Rallies with thousands of people have taken place in different cities. Hundreds lay on the red dirt of the Kimberley to physically stop Woodside destroying it.
It is a time to celebrate the positive result and rejoice in the success of broad community activism