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All we need is a theatrical flag and power. A regulation number plate. And since 1976, Yallourn, Bernie Briquette is back, re-thinking brown coal. Cleaning up the mess. Taking the water back.

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#3 BRIQUETTE D R O N E – LATROBE VALLEY IS AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST FRESHWATER PUMP

From the Jeeralang Range, the Eel Hole Creek has trickled into the Hazelwood Pondage. Maybe - there was a time when kids knew about briquettes, tadpoles, purple blackberries, and billy-carts. The open cut mines, electricity stations, and paper mills have ripped the Valley apart. What’s the different between demolition, ruins, heritage, and regeneration? The local and diaspora should say the most.