NOT IN OUR NAME


I’ve seen so and heard so many pictures, speeches, letters to the government as well as writing a few myself yet the pride in being Australian overwhelmed me at the incredible sight of watching a country divided by dissent by a man beating a political drum to gain election now joining together to tell that…

March In March Australia 2014: A national protest as a vote of no confidence in the Abbott Government’s policies


Originally posted on That Owl:
No matter how it happened or who is to blame, the sad reality is that we as a nation have been inflicted with a self-serving excuse for a government. The country has completely unravelled under the Abbott Government and until now, we’ve felt utterly powerless against his will. Based on…

This Is What We’re Fighting To Save


I live in the Whitsunday’s in Queensland Australia and the Great Barrier Reef lies almost on my doorstep.  It is one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World with coral and plant life seen nowhere else on this planet.  It’s ecosystem is a perfectly balanced but fragile dance that our Government would see harvested.…

The Fight Is On


      It’s on ladies and gentlemen we’re taking the fight for the reef to court .  The fight to prevent the dredging and dumping of waste into the Great Barrier Reef has gone legal. Overwhelming support both vocal and financial has meant that we can challenge the government over its decision.  Already Lend Lease one…