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This campaign is calling on federal and state governments to introduce zero interest loans to support home electrification and energy efficiency upgrades.
This campaign draws attention to the risks of extreme heat waves and calls for greater coordination between state and federal governments to take action.
Conservation laws designed specifically to protect nature are being unwound, both on the state and national level. Some governments and big business often try to give us an ultimatum—a healthy economy or a healthy natural world.
In 2010 Surfrider Foundation Capricorn Coast Branch representatives joined The Keppel and Fitzroy Delta Alliance (KAFDA) to lend their local resources and knowledge to assist in the prevention of 3 industrial developments, including 2 coal export terminals in the Fitzroy River Delta, Keppel Bay and North Curtis Island within the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.
Surfrider Foundation Australia was involved in the original stakeholder discussions when the federal government (in partnership with state and territory governments) committed to establishing a National Representative System of Marine Protected Areas by 2012.