JBS CEO Henry Batista believes Tasmania’s waterways are his to destroy.
“Here is a Brazilian billionaire saying to Tasmania, I want to spread more of our fish pen squalor to more of your beautiful bays and oceans, and I think I have found just the we
Bob Brown Foundation has welcomed Victorian Premier Andrew’s announcement to end native forest logging in 2023.
The dominoes are falling; first WA and now Victoria – Tasmania, Queensland and NSW must be next. “It is an historic and great day for Victoria. We send huge congratulations
Environmentalists query Beijing dictating Canberra forest policy.
China’s decision to lift bans on Australian forest products, if it involves native forests, is a death warrant for much more native wildlife said Bob Brown Foundation today. The
Consultation draft for Labor’s new national environment laws locks in species extinction.
A consultation draft released to a select group of business groups, scientists and environment organisations has highlighted the lack of real reform planned by the Albanese Labor G
Tarkine miner Venture Minerals’ investors withhold funds as ASIC investigates misleading and deceptive statements about controversial mine leases.
Venture Minerals shareholders have continued their revolt against the board and management, failing to fill a new subscription of shares offered in a capital raising due to close y
Week of action defending Tasmania’s native forests while governments oversee threatened species habitat loss
A protest in Swift Parrot habitat suffering logging remains in place for the second day. The current native forest occupation is in the Eastern Tiers of Tasmania, where a defiant f
Hobart Magistrate Chris Webster adjourned sentencing today for environmentalist Colette Harmsen.
Colette Harmsen will now undergo an assessment for home detention and will reappear in Hobart Magistrates Court on July 14. Ms Harmsen is a long-time defender of Tasmania’s nativ
Forest defenders shut down two logging operations in central and southern Tasmania
Today in two locations in central and southern Tasmania, thirty forest defenders from the Bob Brown Foundation are halting the destruction of native forests, which are home to a ra
SWIFT PARROTS FOUND ON SITE OF MMG’S PROPOSED TARKINE WASTE DUMP
Critically Endangered Swift Parrots were recorded over the last breeding season in the takayna rainforests threatened by MMG’s controversial mine waste dump. A new book and exhib
Charges dismissed in test case for MMG protests
Bob Brown Foundation has applauded the dismissal of charges in the case of takayna protestor Ailsa Bennell as handed down by Magistrate Webster today. Ms Bennell was charged with t