Protesters attempt to disrupt rig mobilisation in NT

ANTI-FRACCING protesters have reportedly attempted to disrupt rig mobilisation activities in the Northern Territory, surrounding a truck carrying an Ensign rig with their cars, in an effort to delay planned drilling activity in the Beetaloo Basin.

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The truck was travelling along the Stuart Highway yesterday morning but was required to stop at a weighbridge south of the town.