Thank you for helping us 'Stop the Heliport'. Join us at our new website  www.friendsofsydneyharbour.org.au
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Thank you for helping us 'Stop the Heliport'. Join us at our new website www.friendsofsydneyharbour.org.au

    1. Friends of Sydney Harbour
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      Friends of Sydney Harbour

      Sydney, Australia

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Thank you for expressing your support to stop the proposal for a floating heliport in Sydney harbour.

 

 

You and thousands of others gave voice to oppose this ill-conceived idea, and as a result, the application was withdrawn.

 

 

But the threat of further inappropriate developments in and around the harbour continues to be a threat.

 

 

Join the newly established Friends of Sydney Harbour and have your say.

 

 

As an initiative to protect the harbour, a committee including Australian of the Year Ian Kiernan and  myself formed Friends of Sydney Harbour, a not-for profit community group to "preserve the values and amenities of Sydney Harbour through community involvement and action."

 

 

Since then I have become a minister in the new Coalition Government and have, with regret, resigned from the Board of FoSH as I believe the directors of FoSH should be independent of Government.

 

 

However, FoSH is now ready to take a major initiative with a new website, a new committee and Board, headed by John Molyneux, and including Ian Kiernan and the former mayor of North Sydney, Genia McCaffery.

 

 

There is an old saying that history is made by those who turn up, and if you want to ensure that Sydney Harbour is preserved for the amenity of the whole community, then I would encourage you formally to join FoSH and as part of a cohesive community organisation have your say on many harbour related issues including clean beaches, the protection of public space, noise pollution and water safety education.

 

 

I wish the new FoSH every success and encourage you to join or volunteer.

 

 

FoSH needs you.

 

Join up now.

 

Go to www.friendsofsydneyharbour.org.au

 

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To:
., Friends of Sydney Harbour
I am writing to voice my concern about the proposed heliport in Sydney Harbour.

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    • Greta Radovancevic AUSTRALIA
      • 12 months ago

      I don't want to spoil our harbour by over exposing it to commercialism

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    • alexander hendry SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
      • over 1 year ago

      crazy to place this in the harbour = plenty of land alternatives which would give tourists as good a view whilst landing in city/surrounds

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    • Anne Vandervaere AUSTRALIA
      • over 1 year ago

      The noise of the helicopters will ruin the best harbour in the world for everyone who visits or lives in the area.

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    • Julia Tomkinson AUSTRALIA
      • over 1 year ago

      This would be a major addition to traffic on Sydney,Harbour and should have involved a proper degree of Council and community consultation, especially concerning safety issues, before any decision was made.

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    • William Thomas AUSTRALIA
      • over 1 year ago

      Noise and visual pollution of the world's most beautiful harbour

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