Two major reports on Australian climate change have been released in the past month and while neither has good news experts still say it’s not too late.
In the midst of the climate election there’s been an elephant in the room that all seem to have failed to see – the economic benefits of Australia proactively responding to the climate challenge.
Members of Extinction Rebellion Byron Bay will take to the streets of Mullumbimby this Saturday to urge locals to think about the survival of the planet when casting their vote in the Federal Election.
Cascading international reports calling for action on climate change and 'that nature is in dangerous decline and the species extinction rates are accelerating' are leading to local action including this Saturday's rally in Lismore by Gasfield Free Northern Rivers.
Protestors stopped traffic in Byron Bay today as they marched and staged a die-in amid calls for action on climate change.
The federal Coalition government has spent the better part of the ‘critical decade’ for climate change action doing everything in its power not to act, a new report has found, including deliberately misleading the public on the science, and on Australia’s emissions trajectory.
‘The government in the UK took on board this morning that we are in a climate emergency – they did this as a result of people power'... Now it is your chance to demand action from the Australian government.
Does history repeat itself? Is it cyclic, or is it unidirectional? Certainly many aspects of history are repetitive – the rise and fall of empires, cycles of war and peace, cycles of construction and destruction.
Private polling carried out for both Labor and the Liberals, as well as environmental groups, shows climate change is a major concern for voters.
He's not running away, he's running to raise awareness of the environment and money for the Seabin foundation that has developed the Seabin to clean the oceans of rubbish.
There are several letters supporting the recent student climate march in our letters stream this week. There is also a letter that denies climate change is taking place. So here’s a quick guide to the difference between the weather and... Read More →
Hundreds of kids from multiple high schools throughout Byron, Tweed and Lismore LGAs will be striking from school and attending a protests this Friday March 15 to demand political action on climate change.
Today it is International Women’s Day and there are a bunch of grannies who are determined to do their darnedest to make sure there is a world for their grandchildren and their grandchildren’s grandchildren to inhabit – so they are taking action!
The human condition and the nature of the universe – a battle between good and evil, synaptic anomalies or just chaotic randomness...
Richard Hil Australia is in the grip of a climate emergency – that seems pretty clear. And, according to all the available science, it’s only going to get worse – and soon. But you won’t hear much about this in... Read More →
We often have moments between December and March when we think that this is the hottest summer ever. Well it turns out, this year it is!
Independents for Climate Action Now (ICAN) claim to be locally grown and aim to ‘disrupt Australia’s party based political system by making climate change a non-partisan issue.’
Between the government and the mining companies, we are slowly destroying this country. Not only did we steal it from the First Nations Peoples, now we are poisoning the land they love so much.
The darkest hour, they say, is just before dawn. And it just may be that a glimmer of light is appearing in the five-year nightmare of the Abbott-Turnbull-Morrison dynasty.
Lee Pearce, Dunoon. The election mantra of US president Bill Clinton that ‘It’s the economy, stupid!’ might be about to be turned on its head. The fact that the federal government is even considering letting the Adani coal mine open... Read More →
Greens come out in support of the National School strike 4 climate – an action created by students get their voices heard on climate change.
It's time to pull your fingers out and actually start to significantly reduce your carbon emissions pretty smartly, folks, or we’re stuffed.
There is an ancient Indigenous story about a time of great change, when a transition from male to female energy and leadership would take place all over the world.
The Byron Shire Council has now declared a State of Climate Emergency and is convening a community-led Climate Emergency Guidance Group that will develop a shire-wide Climate Emergency Plan.
More than 3,000 farmers are calling for a national plan for regional Australia and climate change, following the release of a report outside Parliament House in Canberra today.