Great australian bight oil protest

Thousands of surfers gather on Bondi Beach to protest against oil drilling in Great Australian Bight The “paddle out” is surfing ’s most hallowed ritual, a floating memorial ceremony in which

The Great Australian Bight is home to Australia’s most productive fishery, which directly employs 3,900 locals. An oil spill would threaten 9,000 jobs in South Australia alone. Hundreds of Australian surfers protest oil dr Early Saturday morning, hundreds of people paddled out into the ocean off Sydney, Australia, to protest oil drilling plans by Norweigian Energy Over the weekend, thousands attended yet another nationwide protest against deep-sea oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight, with 'Hands Across the Sand' events being held across the State, including at Middleton, Port Willunga, Brighton and on Kangaroo Island. Thousands of surfers gather on Bondi Beach to protest against oil drilling in Great Australian Bight The “paddle out” is surfing ’s most hallowed ritual, a floating memorial ceremony in which Surfers protest oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight How whale snot could help the planet Hundreds of people paddled into the ocean off Sydney, Australia, on Saturday to protest oil drilling. According to local media outlets, thousands of environmental activists across the continent participated in a mass protest.

Actor Simon Baker and surfer Mick Fanning join protests against controversial oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. By Alison Bevege For Daily Mail Australia 00 :49 EDT 23 Nov 2019 , updated 04:31 EDT 23 Nov 2019. +9. Facebook 

22 Apr 2019 Corangamite MP Sarah Henderson took to the beach on Saturday as protesters rallied against controversial oil drilling plans in the Great Australian Bight. 13 May 2019 Many surfers paddled out into the harbour pool outside the Oslo opera house on Sunday to protest against Equinor's oil exploration plans in the Great Australian Bight. After similar protests have for a long time been seen  Drilling for Oil in the Great Australian Bight Would Be Disastrous for Marine Life and the Local Community. Saturday May 18, 2019 voters are against drilling in the Bight. Hundreds of people recently gathered on an Adelaide beach in protest. 23 Nov 2019 The national protest held by the Great Australian Bight Alliance saw more than 10,000 people join 50 paddle-out protests all around Australia from Perth to Townsville. Protesters participated in numerous ways from cleaning  5 May 2019 Attending the Hands Across the Sand protest, Greens Senator Sarah Hanson- Young says the majority of South Australians don't want any oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. "We don't want oil washing up on our beautiful 

22 Apr 2019 Corangamite MP Sarah Henderson took to the beach on Saturday as protesters rallied against controversial oil drilling plans in the Great Australian Bight.

22 Jan 2020 Great Australian Bight: Wilderness Society launches legal challenge to Equinor's oil drilling approval. This article is more than 1 month old People protest on beach the Great Australian Bight. Equinor was asked to modify oil  23 Nov 2019 Norwegian energy company Equinor plans to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight, a body of water off the southern coast of Australia. Over 50 "paddle outs" took place across Australia on Saturday as part of a National Day  24 Feb 2020 In December, Equinor was granted environmental approval to drill 372 kilometres south of the Nullarbor coastline, despite protests from environmentalists. BP abandoned plans to drill the bight in 2016, with Chevron following  25 Feb 2020 Oil giant Equinor has abandoned controversial plans to drill in the Great Australian Bight in a move hailed by also a frontline in another battle between the global resources sector and an alliance of anti-drilling protesters. 24 Feb 2020 The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) said it was not yet clear if another company would take up the mantle. A protest against deep sea oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. Photo: There  Norwegian company Equinor has abandoned plans to drill in the Great Australian Bight. In this photo from November 2019, people protest the company's planned deepwater oil drilling. Photograph: Jason Obrien/EPA. Norwegian oil company  22 Jan 2020 Crowds gathered at Brighton Beach last May to protest the drilling of oil off the Great Australian Bight. Picture: Picture: AAP/Emma Brasier. Equinor had planned to begin drilling next summer after NOPSEMA approved the plan 

More people would rather see the Bight as a marine park than an oil field, according to polls. According to the Great Australian Bight Alliance, over 10,000 people participated in Saturday's protests.

Actor Simon Baker and surfer Mick Fanning join protests against controversial oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. By Alison Bevege For Daily Mail Australia 00 :49 EDT 23 Nov 2019 , updated 04:31 EDT 23 Nov 2019. +9. Facebook  21 Nov 2019 Lealah Shostak told Echonetdaily, 'Communities all over Australia will be holding a paddle out protest in opposition to Norwegian company Equinor's proposal to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight. Catastrophic oil spills  25 Nov 2019 More than 600 people took to the Esperance Foreshore on November 23, to protest drilling in the Great Australian Bight. The local rally marked the Fight for the Bight International Day of Action, to oppose Norwegian oil  23 Nov 2019 Thousands of Australians are turning out this morning, to take part in a nationwide protest over oil-drilling in the Great Australian Bight. 23 Nov 2019 A growing number of South Australians want the Great Australian Bight put on the World Heritage List as a decision on oil exploration in the region looms. Protesters paddled out across Australia against plans to drill for oil in  25 Nov 2019 No way: Residents opposing the planning oil drilling in the Great Australia Bight protesting at Rainbow Beach Bonny Hills on Saturday morning. Plans by Norwegian energy company Equinor to establish an oil drilling site in the  22 Apr 2019 Corangamite MP Sarah Henderson took to the beach on Saturday as protesters rallied against controversial oil drilling plans in the Great Australian Bight.

23 Nov 2019 The national protest held by the Great Australian Bight Alliance saw more than 10,000 people join 50 paddle-out protests all around Australia from Perth to Townsville. Protesters participated in numerous ways from cleaning 

30 Nov 2019 Surfers around the world have joined Mirning traditional owners and environmental activists in the fight against oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. 17 Dec 2019 The Norwegian company's drilling proposal has been met with massive protests nationwide. Norwegian company Equinor one step closer to drilling in the Great Australian Bight Equinor has been granted environmental approval for its plan to drill an oil exploration well in the Great Australian Bight. 18 Dec 2019 Equinor plans to drill in the incredibly biologically significant Great Australian Bight Commonwealth Marine Reserve.” Oil spill modelling. South Australia's coast can still get hit by a lethal oil spill from a blowout in Equinor's  Actor Simon Baker and surfer Mick Fanning join protests against controversial oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. By Alison Bevege For Daily Mail Australia 00 :49 EDT 23 Nov 2019 , updated 04:31 EDT 23 Nov 2019. +9. Facebook  21 Nov 2019 Lealah Shostak told Echonetdaily, 'Communities all over Australia will be holding a paddle out protest in opposition to Norwegian company Equinor's proposal to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight. Catastrophic oil spills  25 Nov 2019 More than 600 people took to the Esperance Foreshore on November 23, to protest drilling in the Great Australian Bight. The local rally marked the Fight for the Bight International Day of Action, to oppose Norwegian oil 

17 Dec 2019 The Norwegian company's drilling proposal has been met with massive protests nationwide. Norwegian company Equinor one step closer to drilling in the Great Australian Bight Equinor has been granted environmental approval for its plan to drill an oil exploration well in the Great Australian Bight. 18 Dec 2019 Equinor plans to drill in the incredibly biologically significant Great Australian Bight Commonwealth Marine Reserve.” Oil spill modelling. South Australia's coast can still get hit by a lethal oil spill from a blowout in Equinor's  Actor Simon Baker and surfer Mick Fanning join protests against controversial oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. By Alison Bevege For Daily Mail Australia 00 :49 EDT 23 Nov 2019 , updated 04:31 EDT 23 Nov 2019. +9. Facebook  21 Nov 2019 Lealah Shostak told Echonetdaily, 'Communities all over Australia will be holding a paddle out protest in opposition to Norwegian company Equinor's proposal to drill for oil in the Great Australian Bight. Catastrophic oil spills