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BREAKING NEWS: Maules Creek Coal Mine Protest

Feature Story | 16 December, 2013 at 13:48

BREAKING NEWS: On Monday morning, over 100 people gathered to protest the controversial Maules Creek coal mine in the Leard State Forest.

We can’t let Abbot Point in the Reef World Heritage Area become another Gladstone

Feature Story | 14 December, 2013 at 8:08

Gladstone, located near the southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area, is the location of one of two new industrial sites approved by our government this week.

We got a glimpse into past, present and future of the Reef. And it’s not pretty.

Feature Story | 13 December, 2013 at 15:36

Just 80 km east of Gladstone sits a little-known, idyllic tear drop in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Area, Heron Island. Home to nesting turtles and black noddy birds, it’s also the location of a ground-breaking research facility that shows...

The industrialisation of the Great Barrier Reef

Feature Story | 13 December, 2013 at 13:00

In weighing up the interests of the Great Barrier Reef against those of transnational coal companies, Greg Hunt decided it was more important to protect the latter, writes David Ritter.

An open letter to NSW farmer Phil Laird: Greenpeace stands with you

Feature Story | 12 December, 2013 at 17:08

NSW farmer Phil Laird is fighting to protect Maules Creek from a company wanting to dig an open-cut coal mine. If he will have us, we will answer his call and add our name to his struggle

This terrible plan is one step further to killing our Great Barrier Reef for good

Feature Story | 10 December, 2013 at 21:50

On 10 December, new Environment Minister Greg Hunt approved a massive and destructive dredging project at Abbot Point, just 50km north of the beautiful Whitsunday Islands.

You did it! Palm oil giant commits to No Deforestation!

Feature Story | 9 December, 2013 at 15:51

Wilmar International - the world's biggest palm oil company - has committed to a No Deforestation Policy.

Follow live as the Greenpeace Esperanza tours Queensland to map risks to the Reef

Feature Story | 3 December, 2013 at 11:13

The Esperanza, one of our three campaigning ships, is coming to Australia in December! She’ll travel up the Queensland coast during 6-16 December 2013.

The last of the Arctic 30 gets bail

Feature Story | 29 November, 2013 at 9:17

Amazing news! On Thursday evening, Colin Russell was in court in St Petersburg to appeal the decision that he should not be released on bail. Not even four minutes after we learned that his hearing had started, news came that Colin had been...

Arctic 30 Released On Bail

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