An independent community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law

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Law Reform Watch

Submission on EPBC Amendment Bill 2015

The Federal government has announced plans to introduce an amendment to the Environment Protection & Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 that would limit the ability of the community to enforce Australia’s national environmental laws.

Read our submission on the amendment and explore the issues involved.


In Court

Action against whaling in the Australian Whale Sanctuary

We’ve commenced contempt proceedings in the Federal Court on behalf of Humane Society International Australia, seeking to enforce a Court order to stop a Japanese company whaling in the Australian Whale Sanctuary off Antarctica.

Read more about the case.

Northern Rivers Benefit Gig

Northern Rivers Benefit Gig

Join us on Sunday 15 November for an afternoon of music and celebration in the beautiful Northern Rivers.

Help us celebrate our 30th anniversary and raise funds for our future work, while enjoying great music from renowned local bands, guest speakers, and the chance to win great raffle prizes.

Find out more.

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