Nov 28, 2017

Don Burke’s puzzling right-wing political background

Don Burke is apparently, apart from anything else, a gardener who hates conservation, and is connected to right-wing groups who lobby for old-growth foresting.

Charlie Lewis — Journalist

Charlie Lewis


Aside from the serious allegations now engulfing Don Burke, it's worth remembering the embattled former TV host has previously held some pretty dubious and contradictory views -- not least of which when it came to the environment.

In July 2005, Burke took over from Jennifer Marohasy as chair of the Australian Environment Foundation (AEF), announcing at the time

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