Page 7: Key Twitter traffic for Hazelwood/Yallourn mine fires, March 2014

Hazelwood/Yallourn mine fires, March 2014 Page 7
Data from Monday, 3rd - Thursday 6th March.


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Info from VOST Victoria,


Incident name: Hazelwood/Yallourn mine fires
Point of origin/address: Open cut coal mines, Hazelwood and Yallourn
Job note curator: Brad Lemon @tyabblemons

Job note web link:
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Incident info: Fires began as a result of Hernes Oak/Driffield fires. Air quality in Morwell is of concern. Cause now listed as arson.

Note: Where important links are included in the image capture of the tweet, just click on the tweet to be taken to the linked page. * Unavailable due to technical glitch. Working on it.

(Editorial note: The #quitcoal campaign is very active, and members are tagging their tweets with #Morwell to gain an audience for their message. The message is mostly the same, but adds no new content to the knowledge base. I have stopped capturing the tweets from this campaign as they are not helpful to the people of Morwell or the current situation.)


Monday, 3rd March:


This is currently an issue. Three vol orgs are working to find a respite area for people with pets. Awaiting calls from DEPI and Latrobe City Council:

Update with yesterday's date caused some confusion:

Again, wrong date:

9GAG:

The timeline was swamped with 9GAG derivative image of Keith Pakenham's work. I didn't try to capture them all:

9GAG again. It's their photo now, sorry Keith, and CFA:

9GAG still trending:

9GAG image gets around:

Robey (@RobedSinner) made a couple of bad-taste Morwell jokes last night, captured earlier. He got slammed by residents of Morwell, and I think he got a bit of a surprise when he checked Twitter this morning. Too soon, Robey:

Link broken - 404 page:

A flood of postings of yesterday's briefing:

Robey continues to bait Morwellians:

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