Greenie shuts down huge coal export terminal by hanging off machinery in a ...

Greenie shuts down huge coal export terminal by hanging off machinery in a ...
Greenie shuts down huge coal export terminal by hanging off machinery in a ...
Greenie shuts down huge coal export terminal by hanging off machinery in a hammock - and the cops can't get him down Activist Paul Jukes is hanging from a coal stacking machine in Nth Queensland Work at  the North Queensland Export Terminal was stopped as a result Police have been trying to get him down from his perch since 5am Wednesday  Jukes previously suspended himself from Brisbane's Story Bridge

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An activist has stopped work at a Queensland export terminal by suspending himself from machinery, one day after protesters disrupted trains from the controversial Carmichael coal mine.

Police have been trying to remove Paul Jukes from a coal stacking machine at the North Queensland Export Terminal north of Bowen since 5am on Wednesday.

Work by Adani's Bravus Mining and Resources was stopped on the site as a safety precaution but started again at 7.30am.

Activist Paul Jukes (inset) suspended himself from a coal stacking machine (pictured) at about 5am on Wednesday at the North Queensland Export Terminal

Activist Paul Jukes (inset) suspended himself from a coal stacking machine (pictured) at about 5am on Wednesday at the North Queensland Export Terminal

Dukes and his group, Frontline Action on Coal, have vowed to keep resisting mining giant Adani, which owns the export terminal at Abbot Point

Dukes and his group, Frontline Action on Coal, have vowed to keep resisting mining giant Adani, which owns the export terminal at Abbot Point

"This morning an anti-fossil fuel activist put his life at risk and wasted police time when he suspended himself from a stacker reclaimer at our Abbot Point coal export terminal,"

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