Mates Gully Solar Farm - Community Values Questionnaire Question Title * 1. In what ways are you involved in the local community proximal to the proposed Mates Gully Solar Farm? I live close by I attend school or work locally I am a member of a local club or community organisation I am a near neighbour to the proposed development I own a business in the area Other Question Title * 2. How do you feel about renewable energy, generally? Excellent Very good Good Bad Very Bad Not sure Question Title * 3. What aspects about the proposed project would you consider to be most beneficial? Employment opportunities Investment in the local community Road upgrades / better access to Rural Fire Services Land use diversification Community sponsorships Access to cheaper electricity Partnerships with Local Aboriginal Land Councils Increased tourism Clean energy Other (please specify) Question Title * 4. What aspects of the proposed project would you consider to be your main concerns? Visual Traffic and road safety Potential impacts on flora and fauna Increased workforce in the area Land use Water Noise Fire No Concerns Decommissioning Size and scale Waste management Responsible sourcing of materials Other (please specify) Question Title * 5. What aspects do you value most in the area? Landscape Farming Native flora & fauna Community / family Work opportunities Local History Cultural Heritage Other (please specify) Question Title * 6. What landscape features would you consider as having the most scenic value in the area? (i.e. creeks, native bushland, grazing land etc) Question Title * 7. What is your overall attitude towards the Mates Gully Solar Farm? Supportive Neutral Opposing Question Title * 8. Would you like to be involved in the project? I would like to receive newsletters and updates (via phone and/or email) I would like to offer my services or business during construction I would like to provide local knowledge Question Title * 9. What kind of benefits should the project provide to the community? Community fund distributed to neighbours closest to the project Community fund that would reach wider community, such as Aboriginal community groups, farmers, youth, vulnerable groups. Discounted electricity options Improving local amenities and facilities Environmental revegetation programs Your suggestion Question Title * 10. Contact Details (Optional) Name: Telephone: Email: Address: Question Title * 11. Do you have any other comments or feedback you would like to share? Done - thank you!