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Staying with the Paris Climate Agreement

posted Dec 6, 2017, 6:45 PM by Climate Action Hobart

Climate Action Hobart supported Australia's commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement on the day that the US announced its pull out.


STOP ADANI National Day of Action

posted Nov 21, 2017, 1:20 PM by Climate Action Hobart

http://www.stopadani.com/


On October 7th, thousands of Australians across the country woke up to take on the BIGGEST day of action we've ever seen to #StopAdani. 
Communities all over will be mobilising to place an unprecedented amount of heat on our politicians to rule out supporting this destructive new coal mine.

AYCC are organising a #StopAdani rally in FRANKLIN SQUARE, HOBART at 1pm
Come along to to add your voice to calling on the government to rule out giving $1 billion loan of taxpayer's money to Adani.

WHEN: Saturday 7th October from 1pm to 2:30pm
BRING: friends, family, signs
WEAR: Red & Black - the #StopAdani colours!
or simply turn up on the day!

TASMANIAN CLIMATE CHANGE STORIES in Education

posted Oct 12, 2017, 6:51 PM by Climate Action Hobart


  • Sharing stories about changing climate from Tasmania, Australia and the world. 
  • Giving Tasmanian students a voice and produce a living library of how climate change is affecting them, their local communities and their future health, safety, jobs and more.
  • Visit us at the Festival of Bright Ideas, Princes Wharf Nbr 1, Hobart on Saturday 18th August, as part of National Science Week
  • Tasmanian Climate Change Stories Forum (primarily for school groups) will be held at the Sustainability Learning Centre, 50 Olinda Grove, Mt Nelson, on Wed 23rd Aug from 10:45 to 12:10pm. 
    RSVP to sustainability.learning.centre@education.tas.gov.au
  • Learn more at http://tasmanianclimatechangestories.org.au/

AYCC FILM SCREENING: 'Guarding the Galilee'

posted Sep 19, 2017, 5:03 PM by Climate Action Hobart

8 August at 7:30– 10pm

Arts Lecture Theatre, University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay, Hobart 
More on their Facebook page

www.guardingthegalilee.com

FILM SCREENING: 'Guarding the Galilee' at SLT

posted Aug 2, 2017, 7:20 PM by Climate Action Hobart

Sunday 7 May 2.30 pm in Sustainable Living Tasmania, 1/71 Murray St. 


Climate Emergency Declaration Petition

posted Jun 8, 2017, 7:49 PM by Climate Action Hobart

Sign The Climate Emergency Declaration Petition Here or more Here
Join the Petition Storm to the new Federal Government, to insist that:
* We face a climate emergency
* We call on our political leaders to declare a climate emergency
* We need the government to follow through with the necessary resources and action to fully address the crisis at emergency speed

The petition has reached 10,000 signatures, make sure you add your's!
See the photos of Steve Posselt's kayak trek to deliver the Climate Emergency Declaration and Mobilisation petition to Canberra on facebook

Honk-a-thon' Protest in Hobart CBD against Adani Coal Mine

posted Jun 8, 2017, 7:45 PM by Climate Action Hobart

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Help STOP ADANI's coal mine destroying the Great Barrier Reef
'Honk-a-thon' Protest in Hobart CBD, corner of  Murray & Macquarie Streets 
Wednesday 10th May from 4:30 till 5:30 pm
Come along and join in, even for 10 minutes! 

AYCC Adani Protest outside Westpac

posted May 15, 2017, 7:17 PM by Climate Action Hobart

Australian Youth Climate Coalition hosted a successful action outside the Westpac branch in Liverpool St on Friday 7th April 12 noon to 4 pm

to urge the bank not to invest in Adani and reef destruction. Come along to support them and show Westpac that coal is no longer a sound investment. 

March for Science

posted May 15, 2017, 7:15 PM by Climate Action Hobart

 Taking a stand for Science in Politics

Parliament lawns, Hobart
Saturday 22nd April  1 - 3pm

Music for a Warming World

posted Apr 3, 2017, 10:45 PM by Climate Action Hobart


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