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


Stopping Adani Coal is the fight of our times! The #StopAdani Alliance is a growing network of 1.5 million people building the biggest movement in Australia’s history.

We aim to stop Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project, steering  Australia beyond polluting energy, towards a safer climate.

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SAVE OUR SANCTUARIES: Reject the Cutbacks

In 2012 Australia created the world’s largest marine parks network - a global inspiration. However, in 2013 the new Abbott Government suspended these parks and ordered a ‘review’.

Now a butchery of our Marine Parks is proposed by the Turnbull Government’s new management plans. 

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AMCS Welcomes VIC Government Ban on Single-Use Plastic Bags

The Victorian Government’s announcement today that they will ban single-use plastic shopping bags is welcome news for marine life says the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS).

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MEDIA RELEASE: Federal Government chooses coal over coral in energy plan

The Federal Government is choosing coal over coral with an energy plan that does nothing to help protect the Great Barrier Reef from its biggest threat: climate change.

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LNP net free zone commitment welcomed

WWF-Australia and the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) welcome the announcement that, if elected, an LNP government would retain Queensland’s net free zones.

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It’s our Reef. Help Fight for it!

Our Great Barrier Reef is in crisis - after severe coral bleaching events two years back-to-back, climate change and the threat of Adani's mega mine.

Our Reef needs URGENT action: what we do today will decide if it dies or thrives! But time is fast running out for our much loved Aussie treasure...

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