What's in your can of tuna?

A can of tuna may be small in size but tuna brands play a big role in the health of our oceans. This role is becoming increasingly important as tuna stocks rapidly decline and thousands of tonnes of other marine animals continue to be killed, pushing some species towards extinction. Globally, we must end our use of destructive fishing methods if we are to reverse the decline of our oceans. Some tuna brands are taking ocean protection seriously and switching to sustainable fishing methods, such as ‘pole and line’, and abandoning the use of FADs with purse seine nets. With pole and line fishing, each fish is individually caught, reducing the impact on tuna stocks and on the level of bycatch.

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Video | 17 July, 2014 at 15:13

A coalition of groups has called for an end to the government's campaign against effective action on climate change. In the wake of the carbon tax repeal, the group has welcomed Senate action on renewable energy but called for leadership and...

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Video | 9 July, 2014 at 10:41

We love LEGO. You love LEGO. Everyone loves LEGO. But when LEGO's halo effect is being used to sell propaganda to children, especially by an unethical corporation who are busy destroying the natural world our children will inherit, we have to...

What's your energy company really up to?

Video | 19 June, 2014 at 11:29

They don’t want you to know it, but AGL, EnergyAustralia and Origin Energy are trying to wreck renewable energy. Together we can call them out, by broadcasting this new TV advert to millions of consumers and show how they’re working to wreck the...

Paragliders over Leard State Forest

Video | 5 June, 2014 at 10:11

4th June 2014. Two motorised para-gliders have taken to the sky above the Leard State Forest. The gliders are filming the devastation left in the wake of Whitehaven Coal's bulldozing of critically endangered forest. TAKE ACTION: https://www...

Bill Ryan - Australian Hero

Video | 3 April, 2014 at 10:33

"I'm now 92 years of age and I was a veteran of the second world war. I served in the Kokoda campaign in New Britain. I thought what we were fighting for there was proper democracy. But I've learned that was not the situation. The government...

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