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The Australian Marine Conservation Society is Australia's only national charity dedicated exclusively to protecting ocean wildlife and their homes.

Ban the Factory Trawler

The Geelong Star

The large factory freezer trawler, the Geelong Star, has already killed nine dolphins and four seals.

The impact on threatened marine life has been a major concern since this trawler was allowed into the country.

Please tell the Australian Government to ban the Geelong Star and stop industrial-scale factory freezer trawlers from fishing in our waters.

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Save our snubfin dolphins and the Great Barrier Reef

Your donation today can help stop the coal industry from building a mega port at Abbot Point on the Great Barrier Reef coast, which is in the middle of critical snubfin dolphin habitat.

With only 1000 dolphins remaining, this is unacceptable.

If your donation is made before June 30 it will be matched, dollar for dollar by The Thomas Foundation. That will double your impact to save our Reef and the threatened animals that call it home, like our snubfin dolphin..

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News

Media Release: First Steps For Sydney Marine Park Welcomed

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed the New South Wales Government’s first steps toward a marine park in Sydney, with the opening of public consultation into marine protection in the Sydney region.

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Adani needs to stop trying to bully the Queensland Government

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has called on giant Indian mining company Adani to stop trying to bully the Queensland Government to rush through approvals for its controversial mine, rail and port project.

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Queensland opens Abbot Point dredging tender as reports emerge that Adani could cut and run

The Australian Marine Conservation Society is demanding answers to why the Queensland government is calling for tenders into the Abbot Point port expansion amid reports that Adani is cancelling engineering contracts and potentially walking out of Queensland.

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Live from the World Heritage Committee meeting

AMCS Great Barrier Reef Community Campaigner Cherry Muddle is in Bonn, Germany for the World Heritage Committee meeting. The meeting will determine whether the Reef will be labelled as In Danger or kept on probation for the next two years.

Cherry will meet with delegates and speak from the heart about the beauty of the Reef and how important it is to protect our natural wonder. Cherry lives in Airlie Beach and will be sharing stories from the Whitsunday community, highlighting the love and concern Australians have for our national treasure.

Cherry in Bonn

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