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How Australians are helping stop super trawlers everywhere

Feature Story | 8 June, 2013 at 19:41

When Australians spoke out to stop the Margiris last year, we helped secure a two-year ban that stopped the destructive supertrawler emptying our oceans of fish.

Super trawler belongs on the scrap heap

Press release | 19 November, 2012 at 15:43

Sydney 19th November, 2012: Greenpeace welcomes the Australian Government’s decision to extend the ban on the super trawler, Abel Tasman, for 2 full years.

This is a victory for the community

Press release | 14 September, 2012 at 9:35

Sydney 13th September, 2012: Greenpeace today welcomed the passage through the House of Representatives of the Bill that will stop the super trawler, Abel Tasman, from plundering our waters.

BREAKING NEWS: Greenpeace activists obstruct the Margiris

Feature Story | 1 September, 2012 at 8:06

Right now Greenpeace activists have intercepted controversial Dutch super trawler, FV Margiris, and are obstructing it from sneaking into Port Lincoln Harbour in South Australia.

Super trawlers and bycatch: the true story

Feature Story | 27 August, 2012 at 8:30

As the super trawler Margiris steams towards Australia’s shores, a series of concerns have been raised. One is the impact on marine life, like dolphins and seals, that invariably are caught in the vessel’s enormous nets. Although according to the...

People power wins! Super trawler banned

Feature Story | 11 September, 2012 at 16:09

A ground-breaking announcement just in...

Greenpeace escorts super trawler Margiris out of Port Melbourne

Feature Story | 15 March, 2013 at 14:38

The notorious monster boat, the Margiris, pulled out of Port Melbourne on Thursday on a course straight out of Australian waters.

Over 55,000 Australians call on Prime Minister to ban super trawlers

Press release | 10 September, 2012 at 14:01

Canberra, Monday 10th September 2012: As Melissa Parke, MP, prepared to take her Private Member’s Bill to Labor Caucus today, Greenpeace Head of Program, Ben Pearson, presented her with the signatures of over 55,000 Australians calling on the...

When does no mean no? Government should resist pressure to lift super trawler ban

Press release | 18 September, 2013 at 16:02

Wednesday 18 September 2013: Greenpeace and Environment Tasmania today welcomed Senator Richard Colbeck’s proposal to conduct new surveys of the Australian small pelagic fishery, but cautioned him against using this as a stepping stone to...

Not here, not anywhere

Feature Story | 4 September, 2013 at 11:50

It's been almost a year since the Margiris supertrawler was driven out of Australian waters. Last week, Greenpeace Chile told the notorious monster boat: "not here, not anywhere".

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