First time on the line: 84-year-old birdwatcher arrested at coal protest

By Blake Hardy
Updated September 4 2012 - 10:28pm, first published September 3 2012 - 2:00pm

A FIRST-time protestor, who just happens to be an 84-year-old birdwatcher, joined 20 Maules Creek community members at the ongoing Boggabri Coal mine protest yesterday and was arrested later on.