'Unfair influence' risk in Dendrobium mine emails, says former Supreme Court judge

Glen Humphries
By Glen Humphries
Updated June 23 2022 - 10:44am, first published 5:00am
Concerns have been raised over emails between the Department of Planning and Environment and South32 relating to the Dendrobium mine. Picture: Adam McLean

A government department advising South32 what to write in its application for a mine expansion "gave the perception of unfair influence", according to the chair of the Centre for Public Integrity.

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Glen Humphries

Glen Humphries

Senior journalist

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover the three local councils in the Illawarra for the Mercury, as well as writing for the TV guide. If I'm not writing, I'm reading.