Byron coastal erosion case has planners calling for a national approach

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    Planning experts are urging Australian governments to develop a national approach to coastal development, after an expensive court case over coastal erosion. A decade-long battle has ended in the Byron Shire Council and its insurers agreeing to pay costs to beachfront home owners, and scrapping a plan to remove their rock wall.

    Subject

    Policies and Public Adminstrations; Urban and Regional Planning

    Period23 Aug 2016

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    • TitleByron coastal erosion case has planners calling for a national approach
      Media name/outletABC Online
      CountryAustralia
      Date23/08/16
      PersonsBarbara Norman