Is native forest logging on private land 'a wonderful outcome', or 'a huge embarrassment'?

Ben Smyth
Denise Dion
Updated February 20 2024 - 3:36pm, first published February 19 2024 - 4:19pm

A motion to allow logging on private land without consent is being floated in this week's council meeting, but it's a move loudly decried by conservationists.

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Ben Smyth

Ben Smyth


I have worked as a journalist since 2005 and am now Editor of Australian Community Media mastheads in Bega, Merimbula and Eden

Denise Dion

Denise Dion

Senior Journalist

Regional daily news journalist on the Far South Coast of NSW. Contact me on 0418 213 780 or at

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