Media Releases

The media centre is for journalists and researchers who need facts, information, photos and video coverage of Greenpeace environmental campaigns.

Greenpeace Media Desk - for media-related enquiries only

Phone: +61 (0) 2 9263 0314

Mobile: +61 (0) 418 408 683


To access our extensive bank of photo and video images, contact our audio visual librarian, Abram Powell.

Phone: +61 (0) 2 9263 0350


Visit our Greenpeace International press centre.

The latest updates


Greenpeace welcomes indications govt will not subsidise Adani

Press release | 9 October, 2015 at 15:41

Sydney, 9 October 2015 - Responding to comments from Resources Minister Josh Frydenberg that Adani has to ‘stand on its own two feet’ and that its operations are not a priority project under the Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund (NAIF), the...

Global coral bleaching is an urgent warning to stop coal activity near Great Barrier Reef

Press release | 9 October, 2015 at 9:36

Sydney, 9 October 2015 - Responding to news about the massive global coral bleaching event under way that will also affect the Great Barrier Reef, Emma Gibson, Greenpeace Australia Pacific’s Head of Program said:

Greenpeace calls for better Australian car emissions standards after VW scandal

Press release | 8 October, 2015 at 9:40

Sydney, 08 October 2015 - The Volkswagen car pollution scandal is exposing weaknesses in Australia’s vehicle emissions regulations, which must be more stringent to protect the environment and people’s health and safety, Greenpeace Australia...

Greenpeace calls for transparency on Trans-Pacific Partnership deal

Press release | 6 October, 2015 at 11:08

Sydney, 6 October 2015 - Responding to this morning’s Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement announcement, Emma Gibson, Head of Program for Greenpeace Australia Pacific said:

Taiwan faces EU sanctions over illegal fishing

Press release | 2 October, 2015 at 11:01

Sydney, 2 October 2015 – A European warning to Taiwan for failing to manage its fleet’s fishing activities in the Pacific and other oceans and curb illegal fishing is a welcome step forward in the protection of fish stocks plundered by distant...

Pacific nations skirt transshipment ban calls

Press release | 1 October, 2015 at 11:48

Palau, 30 September 2015 - Pacific nations meeting on fish stock protection failed to make headway on the scourge of pirate fishing after discussions foundered over a ban on vessels transferring their catch to other ships at sea, Greenpeace said...

Labor set to roll for miners on Qland water reforms

Press release | 30 September, 2015 at 11:02

Brisbane, 30 September 2015 - Greenpeace is questioning the Queensland Labor Government’s commitment to protecting the Reef after documents revealed they may allow laws that give mining companies unrestricted and unscrutinised access to...

Taxpayer funds to prop up unbankable Carmichael mine

Press release | 28 September, 2015 at 11:43

Sydney, September 23 2015 - Greenpeace Australia Pacific has slammed government plans to use taxpayers' money to build infrastructure for the failing Carmichael coal mine project in Queensland.

Greenpeace urges Pacific nations transshipment crackdown

Press release | 28 September, 2015 at 11:34

Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, 23 September, 2015 - Greenpeace is urging a Pacific meeting on fish stock protection to consider a ban on vessels transferring their catch to other ships at sea - a process that encourages illegal fishing.

Greenpeace calls for more transparency on Australian energy deals after Chevron tax...

Press release | 17 September, 2015 at 18:10

Sydney, September 17 2015 - Greenpeace Australia Pacific has called for more transparency in energy deals Australia strikes with multinational corporations after an expose of how US oil and gas giant Chevron dodges billions of dollars in tax...

1 - 10 of 414 results.