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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Food labelling review fails to protect Aussie kids

Press release | 28 January, 2011 at 12:05

Today Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Catherine King, released the results of the Blewett review of Australia’s food labelling laws, in a press conference closed off to the public.

Greenpeace blockades Pacific-bound unregistered Tuna ship in Taiwan harbour

Press release | 24 January, 2011 at 10:00

Activists from the Greenpeace flagship the Rainbow Warrior today prevented the departure of fish carrier MV Lung Yuin, demanding that Taiwan's Fisheries Agency (FA) properly investigate and as appropriate, prosecute the ship’s owners, who are in...

Greenpeace exposes suspected illegal fish carrier in Taiwanese port

Press release | 24 January, 2011 at 9:15

Last night, activists from Greenpeace flagship the Rainbow Warrior exposed a Taiwanese owned fish carrier Lung Yuin suspected of violations of Taiwanese fisheries laws moored in the port of Kaoshiung, Taiwan and called on Taiwanese Fisheries...

Public right to know, public right to choose – labelling review must be made public

Press release | 2 December, 2010 at 10:00

Greenpeace looks forward to the long-awaited recommended changes to Food Labelling Law and Policy to be presented tomorrow to the Food Regulation Ministerial Council, and urge the Government to swiftly release the recommendations to the public.

Low demand delays Japanese Antarctic whaling hunt

Press release | 2 December, 2010 at 10:00

This morning at 10.52 Japanese time the whaling mothership Nisshin Maru crept out of the Japanese port of Innoshima sparking a delayed beginning to this year’s slaughter.

Landmark forest protection deal at risk from industry

Press release | 24 November, 2010 at 10:00

A landmark US$1 billion deal between Indonesia and Norway – intended to halt deforestation and reduce carbon emissions – is in danger of being squandered.

Minister Burke fails to protect iconic Southern Bluefin Tuna

Press release | 24 November, 2010 at 10:00

Today, Australia’s Environment Minister failed to take the action needed to protect the iconic Southern Bluefin Tuna from overfishing.

ANZ exposed by secret pollution deal

Press release | 21 November, 2010 at 10:00

Greenpeace is condemning ANZ’s hypocrisy after revelations the bank tried to hide a $150 million loan to recommission a highly polluting power station in Western Australia. This came just two weeks after accepting a major international award for...

NSW Labor plans for more dirty coal power stations put to the test

Press release | 15 November, 2010 at 10:00

Land and Environment Court Papers will be filed today in the Land and Environment Court by the Hunter Community Environment Centre (HCEC) that will challenge the State government’s decision to rehabilitate one of the State’s oldest and...

Australia’s food security and economy assailed by dual threats

Press release | 28 October, 2010 at 9:00

Two serious threats to Australia’s food security and economy are today highlighted with the looming threat to Australia’s largest export crop coinciding with the news Australia is now a net importer of food.

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