Paddy Manning

Paddy Manning

Paddy Manning is a business reporter, focused on energy, food and agriculture. He was formerly BusinessDay's national chief of staff, has worked for the Australian Financial Review and The Australian, and was founding editor of Ethical Investor magazine.

Fracking fails the poll test

Sean Nicholls, Paddy Manning Three-quarters of NSW voters oppose coal seam gas exploration on agricultural land, the latest polling reveals, as the government draws more fire over its handling of the resource.

Activist calls bluff on gas seam companies as conviction wiped

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Paddy Manning A QUEENSLAND judge has overturned the conviction of Drew Hutton, co-founder of the Greens and president of the anti-coal seam gas group Lock the Gate.

Tinkler's sports teams under threat

Nathan Tinkler

Paddy Manning WHEN Nathan Tinkler took control of Newcastle's NRL and football teams he revelled in the role of saviour.