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Carmel and Archie Conroy stand where an above ground high voltage transmission line would be placed on their property, metres from their house. Photo © – Helen Tatchell

By Kate Taylor

Archie Conroy is fighting for his Central Highlands farm, for his son’s future, for his retirement – and he’s fighting against going into an early grave.
“We may as well say ‘Welcome to the Central Pylons,’ there’s going to be two-and-a-half pylons per kilometre across our farms. It’s a terrible scar on the landscape.”

To read the full story – Simply click on the following link and scroll through to page number two (2).

https://www.scribd.com/document/466489417/MN-2020-06-23

in the 23 June 2020 edition
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