Longer fire seasons are putting our national parks at risk
January 11, 2022
In Victoria, after a mild spring with above average rainfalls, it looks like this summer might provide a low key fire season. In it’s early summer Bushfire Outlook, the AFAC (the National Council for...Read More 1 Reaction Share
Barngarla Determination Aboriginal Corporation has filed judicial review in the Federal Court of Australia against the nuclear waste dump decision.
January 10, 2022
If successful, the Court will entirely overturn the decision to locate the facility at Napandee by quashing the Minister’s declaration.Read More 1 Reaction Share
These are not ‘one-offs’, this is a characteristic of the industry
December 23, 2021
As more and more offshore oil and gas infrastructure is being developed around Australia, it is important to remember the tragic events in the history of this industry that have taken lives, destroyed ecosystems...Read More 1 Reaction Share
Regional groups gather to oppose new gold mining
December 22, 2021
With a strong gold price, applications for mining exploration continue to spread across regional Victoria. In Central Victoria, the North East and Gippsland, a growing number of local groups are forming to oppose this...Read More 1 Reaction Share
Gippsland leadership on show at Australian Renewables Academy
December 16, 2021
A group of Gippsland businesses and stakeholders gathered in Sale last week to discuss the opportunity to kickstart a renewable energy sector in the region.Read More 1 Reaction Share
Crown Prince of Monaco Funding Strzelecki Koala Removal?
December 15, 2021
The battle to safeguard Victoria and South Australia's only endemic koala population has taken a strange twist. Information has come to light revealing that the breeding program associated with the current koala removals from...Read More 1 Reaction Share
Friends of the Earth Melbourne news Dec 2021
December 14, 2021
Welcome to Friends of the Earth Melbourne December news our state-wide monthly update. Check out FoE’s policy platform, make the switch to Co-operative Power, support a legal challenge to Kimba nuclear waste dump, and much...Read More 1 Reaction Share
Strzelecki koalas to be relocated to South Australia?
December 13, 2021
Friends of the Earth is concerned that an unspecified number of young male Strzelecki koalas will be soon on their way to South Australia "as part of a breeding program aimed at saving the...Read More 1 Reaction Share