This week the ABC spoke to local residents and interviewed Chris Hanson, Campaign Manager for No More Incinerators, about the proposed Suez/Opal plan to build an incinerator in Matraville.  We are expecting the interviews to air on ABC News next week. Why the interest? Suez’s damaging incinerator plan has not gone away! The NSW EPAContinue reading “ABC TALKS TO LOCAL RESIDENTS DISPUTING SUEZ’S INCINERATOR PLAN”


A very good question at the start of 2022! Given OPAL have signed a new contract for the supply of natural gas, and Suez have abandoned any attempt at community consultation and removed their “community information centre” from the Matraville shopping strip, NMI wrote to OPAL prior to XMAS to ask if the project wasContinue reading “SO WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH OPAL’S PROPOSED INCINERATOR IN MATRAVILLE??”

A very Merry XMAS to all our supporters!

Hi everybody! We’re almost at the end of 2021 and what a year No More Incinerators has had! With over 30,000 flyers letterboxed during two lock downs and 400 corflute posters displayed around the Randwick and Bayside LGAs (email us at for how to get yours) it’s been a fantastic effort. And we’ll haveContinue reading “A very Merry XMAS to all our supporters!”


Thanks to your donations, we’ve delivered nearly 30,000 NMI flyers and are currently installing 500 large, “BURNING WASTE WILL POISON OUR AIR” Corflute posters around the Botany and Randwick LGAs and we’d like to get as many residents as possible proudly displaying posters on their front fences or gardens. Contact us at: if you’dContinue reading “NMI NEWS UPDATE!”

NSW EPA and Govt finally meet NMI

On 28/10/21 NMI, Matraville Precinct Chair, Steve McAndrew and Randwick Councillor Noel D’Souza met NSW EPA and a senior advisor from Matt Kean’s office. Our wide-ranging discussions were based on a large amount of referenced documentation and previous correspondence, including our meeting with them in April 2020, which were sent to them prior to thisContinue reading “NSW EPA and Govt finally meet NMI”

NMI and Maroubra Local Meet With NSW EPA

This week NMI and a retired Maroubra MD spoke to the EPA’s Manager of the Land & Resources Policy Group and a senior air quality expert who were instrumental in advising the NSW Government on the Energy from Waste Policy. The discussion was wide ranging, but the following is worth noting: The NSW EPA statedContinue reading “NMI and Maroubra Local Meet With NSW EPA”

Bayside Council Rejects Suez/OPAL Incinerator

GOOD NEWS!! On 13/10, Bayside Council unanimously rejected the waste incinerator Suez want to build at OPAL’s Matraville Paper Mill. Following the meeting, the Council will write to NSW Minister for Energy and Environment the Hon Matt Kean MP voicing its opposition to the proposed Matraville incinerator. “This 17-storey monstrosity might be located in theContinue reading “Bayside Council Rejects Suez/OPAL Incinerator”

La Perouse Pony Club Says No to Suez/Opal Waste Incinerator!

On Friday No More Incinerators installed their brand new banner at the La Perouse Pony Club. The 5m long banner faces Botany Rd where it joins Bunnerong Road right at the lights and we just knew you’d love to see some pics! Now that COVID restrictions are easing we are planning a media moment withContinue reading “La Perouse Pony Club Says No to Suez/Opal Waste Incinerator!”

Suez & Opal pushing ahead with incinerator despite govt policy change!!

No More Incinerators has found out that OPAL and SUEZ are seeking a meeting with the Environment Minister, Matt Kean to get an exemption from the recent announcement banning the burning waste in the Sydney basin. And we need your help now!So why is this a bad idea?If granted, Suez could submit their EIS inContinue reading “Suez & Opal pushing ahead with incinerator despite govt policy change!!”