Category: Climate Change

Honest Australian Federal Government Ad – “After The Fires”

DISCLAIMER: This may, or may not, be a bonafide taxpayer-funded advert commissioned for the political benefit of the Coalition Government of Australia. Critics say: “It has to be a real Government Ad because I couldn’t stop giggling at it.” Coal Industry Spokesperson: “Its not a real Ad any more than there is a real climate …

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Randwick Greens Councillors support the School Strike 4 Climate organised for September 20th 2019 in Sydney

On a motion from Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch Randwick City Council has voted to support the climate-emergency strike organised by students around the world including Sydney. School Strike for Climate Friday, Sept 20, 2019 – 12:00 PM The Domain, St Marys Rd, Sydney #ClimateStrike Councillor Veitch urges the broader community to support their local students …

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Philipa Veitch – Greens Council motion: Declare a Climate and Biodiversity Emergency at the NSW state level – 30th August 2019

Randwick Greens Councillor Philipa Veitch will be pushing for this year’s Local Government NSW Conference to start calling on the State Government to declare a climate emergency. Below is the full resolution to Councillor Veitch’s “Climate Change and Planning in NSW” motion that she put to the Randwick Council meeting of the 27th August 2019: …

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Repower Coogee supporters hold the blue line where a 7 metre sea level rise will be at Coogee Beach by the end of the centruary – 19th May 2018

Randwick Greens Councillor Murray Matson joined today’s event at Coogee Beach staged by Repower Coogee’s public push to make rising sea levels a NSW state election issue. “Bleached coral, heatwaves, bushfires, and floods. Our climate is changing and causing a raft of environmental disasters. It’s time to draw a line in the sand. Join us …

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Renewable Energy Target shock: Labor and the Coalition have ganged up to both reduce Australia’s RET and to burn native forests as a way of achieving it – 24th June 2015

Last night Australia’s federal parliament agreed to a Tony Abbott and Bill Shorten deal that will see job potential forgone in the renewable sector and native forests burnt as a climate change measure – seriously! “They voted for legislation that not only tears apart our Renewable Energy Target, puts our ‪#‎climate‬ at risk but that …

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Pope Francis calls it as the Climate Change scientists see it while Abbott plays to senate cross bench paranoias about wind farms – 19th June 2015

Can Australian political leaders ignore the Pope’s moral direction to look seriously at climate change? “Climate Change…represents one of the principal challenges facing humanity in our day” – Pope Francis, 18th June 2015. The Pope’s global intervention comes on the same day Prime Minister Tony Abbott sets up a wind farm 20

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Renewable Energy Target: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott declares war on his countries wind farms – 11th June 2015

According to Greens Senator Larrisa Waters, our PM Tony Abbott made a comment this morning revealing the fervor with which he wants to wage war on domestic alternative energy production from wind farms. 20

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Climate Change Angels float down to chide Tony Abbott on his non discussion of climate change issues at the Brisbane G20 conference – 16th November 2014

Australia’s Prime Minister has not been totally successful in denying the significance of climate change issues in Brisbane in front of other world leaders. 20

Randwick-Botany Greens support community action day for keeping the Renewable Energy Target (RET) at Coogee Beach tomorrow (11th October 2014)

Greens Councillor Murray Matson will join Matt Thistlethwaite at Coogee to help collect pro RET petition signatures and to door knock while Greens candidate for Maroubra, James Cruz, will do the same at Maroubra Beach. “Australians love their solar but need to speak up to save the Renewable Energy Target (RET) from climate change deniers …

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Green politicians at Sydney Event for world wide UN Climate Change Summit Rally – 21st Sept. 2014

Thousands of Sydney residents joined many more around the world today in what is hoped will be the biggest climate change rally ever. The local event was in Bicentennial Park Glebe. The UN Climate Change Summit itself starts on the 23rd of September in New York. 20

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