Dubrovnik residents vote against golf course

Over 11,000 Dubrovnik citizens voted on Sunday, in a local referendum to save the cultural and natural heritage of the UNESCO city of Dubrovnik. 84% voted against plans to build a golf resort on the Srdj plateau above the city. Friends of the Earth Croatia is campaigning against the plan, which has links to alleged corruption and tax evasion, will come at the expense of local citizens, and will permanently damage Dubrovnik's international reputation.

Scandalous Law on Golf Courses is no longer in force as of today (24.11.2011)!

A law that repealed the Law on Golf Courses came into force today in Croatia. Read more...