Northside Aboriginal Artists, Avalon NSW, made the following submission on the project:

Change to mining policy

We Aboriginal citizens of the Northern Beaches support Rob Stokes in restoring the resource significance clause 12 aa to the NSW Mining legislation SEPP .We as Aboriginal people wish to show our support on maintaining environmental safety and protection in relation to mining. We want coal mining banned altogether fir the future of all people and living things. For our grand children's sake let us save the planet from global warming.