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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Greenpeace launches emergency fact-finding mission on risks to Great Barrier Reef

Press release | 6 December, 2013 at 14:30

Brisbane, 6 December 2013 - The largest ship in the Greenpeace fleet has been urgently directed to the Great Barrier Reef coast to investigate the damaging impacts of coal port development and climate change on the Reef.

Free open boat tour ahead of emergency fact-finding mission along Great Barrier Reef...

Press release | 5 December, 2013 at 11:38

Brisbane, 5 December 2013 - People in Brisbane who love the Great Barrier Reef are invited to bring their families and friends for a tour of the Greenpeace ship Esperanza as it prepares for a fact-finding tour along the Reef coast.

Event Alert: Greenpeace ship launches reef fact-finding tour with open days in Brisbane

Press release | 5 December, 2013 at 9:00

05 December 2013, Brisbane - Greenpeace ship, Esperanza, a converted ex-Russian fire fighting ship will be docked in Brisbane this weekend as it prepares for a fact-finding tour along the Great Barrier Reef coast.

Lawyers apply for Russian exit visas for Arctic 30

Press release | 5 December, 2013 at 6:21

Sydney/Amsterdam, 5 December 2013 – Lawyers for the Arctic 30 have this week started to lodge applications with the Investigative Committee seeking exit visas for the non-Russian nationals (new group photo of Arctic30 available).

Greenpeace urges Cairns tuna summit to end overfishing and control fleets

Press release | 1 December, 2013 at 11:20

Suva/Sydney, 1 December 2013 - Greenpeace activists today deployed a floating banner at a harbour in the Pacific, reading: “Fewer boats more fish WCPFC Act Now!” This message is directed at the members of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries...

Australian Colin Russell reunited with family in St Petersburg

Press release | 30 November, 2013 at 8:23

In the early hours of this morning, Australian Colin Russell was the last of the Arctic 30 to be released on bail from detention in St Petersburg.

Australian Arctic 30 activist Colin Russell bailed after 71 days detention

Press release | 28 November, 2013 at 21:25

Sydney, 28 November 2013 – Australian activist Colin Russell has been granted bail today by a St. Petersburg court, the last of the Arctic 30 detainees to be ordered released on bail after a peaceful Arctic oil drilling protest. He has spent 71...

Family of Greenpeace Arctic 30 Australian Colin Russell fly to Russia on day of bail...

Press release | 28 November, 2013 at 11:50

Family members of Australian Colin Russell and New Zealander Jon Beauchamp departed for St Petersburg from Sydney today. Tasmanian Greenpeace crew member Colin Russell, the last of the Arctic30 to remain without bail, is due in a St Petersburg...

Longline fisheries are out of line - Greenpeace

Press release | 27 November, 2013 at 16:53

Sydney, Wednesday 27 November 2013: The world's longline tuna fisheries are out of control, rife with illegal fishing and responsible for killing hundreds of thousands of marine turtles and threatened sharks every year.

29th Arctic30 detainee freed - Australian Colin Russell last man standing

Press release | 25 November, 2013 at 22:14

Sydney/ Amsterdam, 25 November 2013 - Phil Ball from Oxford in England today became the 29th Arctic 30 detainee to be released from detention in St Petersburg. Only Australian Colin Russell remains behind bars in Russia for his part in a peaceful...

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