Media Centre

The Media Centre is intended for journalists and media professionals. It lists the latest press releases and publications that we are distributing to the media, as well as contact details. 

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Damning UNESCO Reef verdict puts spotlight on coal ports

Press release | 2 June, 2012 at 8:56

Sydney. Saturday 2nd June 2012: Greenpeace is calling on Federal Environment Minister Tony Burke to heed United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) damning verdict on the Great Barrier Reef and declare an...

Greenpeace calls on Premier Newman to dump Seeney over Rinehart mine debacle

Press release | 1 June, 2012 at 16:59

1st June 2012: Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney is likely to be forced into an embarrassing back down this afternoon after revelations of ineptitude and political interference in the environmental assessment of Gina Rinehart’s Alpha coal project in the...

Burke must intervene on “diabolical” Rinehart mine approval

Press release | 30 May, 2012 at 14:01

Sydney 30th May 2012: Greenpeace has slammed the Queensland State Government’s green light to Gina Rinehart’s massive Alpha coal project as politically motivated rush job with the Co-ordinator General’s report revealing gaping holes in the...

Rinehart’s Alpha mine the beginning of the end for the Great Barrier Reef

Press release | 29 May, 2012 at 11:27

Greenpeace today vowed to fight Gina Rinehart’s Alpha coal project after it was rubber stamped by the Queensland Coordinator General despite major environmental and landowner concerns not being addressed.

Rinehart Alpha mine approved - Greenpeace vows to fight it

Press release | 25 May, 2012 at 15:49

25th May 2012: Greenpeace today vowed to fight Gina Rinehart’s Alpha coal project after it was rubber stamped by the Queensland Coordinator General despite major environmental and landowner concerns not being addressed.

Exposed: KFC’s secret recipe for rainforest destruction

Press release | 24 May, 2012 at 8:47

Sydney, May 24th 2012 – Greenpeace International today released evidence that KFC has been using product packaging sourced from rainforests, supplied by Asia Pulp and Paper (APP). Forensic testing in three markets – UK, China and Indonesia -...

Greenpeace calls on coal lobby group to tell the truth about coal ships

Press release | 23 May, 2012 at 10:47

23rd May 2012. In response to attempts by the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) to downplay the risks of increased shipping through the Great Barrier Reef as a result of the coal boom, Greenpeace is calling on the lobby group to stop misleading...

Clive Palmer the big winner from Abbot Point manoeuvres

Press release | 22 May, 2012 at 10:12

Sydney. Tuesday 22nd May 2012: Greenpeace is calling on the Newman Government in Queensland to clarify whether scrapping the Abbot Point Multi-Cargo Facility (MCF) was influenced by LNP donor Clive Palmer.

Narrow escape for Reef as Government fast-tracks another new coal terminal

Press release | 21 May, 2012 at 13:59

Sydney. Sunday 20th May 2012: As a stricken cargo ship drifts over the Greet Barrier Reef, Greenpeace is renewing its call on Environment Minister Tony Burke for a moratorium on approvals of new coal ports in the World Heritage area until a...

Narrow escape for Reef as Government fast-tracks another new coal terminal

Press release | 21 May, 2012 at 12:29

Sydney. Sunday 20th May 2012: As a stricken cargo ship drifts over the Greet Barrier Reef, Greenpeace is renewing its call on Environment Minister Tony Burke for a moratorium on approvals of new coal ports in the World Heritage area until a...

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