Cycling for country on the Tour de Carmichael

Cycling for country on the Tour de Carmichael

There was red dirt, blazing sun and road trains rumbling past; as over 100 cyclists gathered at the start of May for the Tour De Carmichael. Cars are pretty scarce there on the corner of the Gregory Highway and Moray-Carmichael Rd, let alone pushbikes. It was a long...
From Adivasi to Aboriginal land, stop Adani’s destruction

From Adivasi to Aboriginal land, stop Adani’s destruction

On May 12th, Abhijeet Swami and Sam Brown stopped construction on Adani’s rail corridor for seven hours by locking themselves to machinery. Abhijeet wrote this to explain why this acion was necessary. The Adani Group is a source of oppression from Adivasi to...
2020 – A Year On The Climate Frontlines

2020 – A Year On The Climate Frontlines

Many of us are glad to see the end of 2020 and sick of hearing about it. But a new year, as well as bringing new possibilities, offers us a chance to reflect on what we’ve done. To change the world requires being future focused, but we also need to learn from our...
Zoom’s not secure: Time to find an alternative.

Zoom’s not secure: Time to find an alternative.

Unfortunately I’ve got some bad news for you all. If you haven’t seen it already, popular video conferencing app ‘ZOOM’ has come under fire for lying to us. For the last several years, zoom has claimed the title of secure, end to end encrypted video chats....
Happy Valentine’s Day BMD!

Happy Valentine’s Day BMD!

BMD workers going to work on an Adani site near Mt Coolon on Valentine’s Day found themselves greeted, not with a bunch of red roses, but by 65-year-old Craig Linn. Craig was chained to a cattle grid, stopping worker entrance to the site. He remained there from...
75 year-old Barb locks on at Adani

75 year-old Barb locks on at Adani

Seventy-five year-old Barb Nielsen was so concerned about the impact of climate change that, on January 14, she locked herself to a guard rail outside Adani’s headquarters in Townsville. She was protesting against the company’s new Carmichael coalmine and government...