|Environmental Defenders Office of North Queensland|
Environmental Defender's Office of Northern Queensland, Queensland
Duration of LPE: Negotiable
Intensity: Prefer 5 days per week, though negotiable
Start time: Available from December 2012 - March 2013
About this Public Assistance Legal Service:
The Environmental Defender’s Office of Northern Queensland Inc. (EDO-NQ) is a non-profit, non-government community legal centre specializing in public interest environmental law. EDO–NQ is located in beautiful Cairns, a regional city, flanked by World Heritage listed areas: the Great Barrier Reef and The Wet Tropics.
EDO-NQ focuses on providing advice to members of the public about environmental law issues. It is also involved in community legal education. The EDO-NQ web site has loads of information about its work and services, and environmental law in Queensland. In particular, it contains fact sheets that summarise planning laws in Queensland, explain the regulation of World Heritage areas in North Queensland, and a raft of other useful information.
Regions serviced by EDO NQ
From Sarina (south of Mackay) north to the Torres Strait and across to the Northern Territory Border. Areas include Mackay, Airlie Beach, Townsville, Cairns, Cooktown . Weipa , Mt Isa.
Suite 1, Level 1, 96-96 Lake Street
Cairns, Qld, 4870
Phone: 07 4031 4766
Mr Patrick Pearlman
22 years post admission experience.