Vickery independent commissioner resigns due to conflict of interest

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated December 12 2018 - 1:43am, first published 1:41am
RESIGNED: Peter Duncan voluntarilarly stood down when he was made aware Whitehaven sponsored Westpac Helicopter in the Tamworth area.

ONE of the independent commissioners considering the proposed Vickery coal mine has resigned due to a conflict of interest with a charity he’s involved with.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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