Bob Brown

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Bob Brown accuses Tanya Plibersek of putting industry above environment on Tarkine trip
Environment minister visited Tasmania for two days and insists she’s taking mine decision seriously but Brown wanted her to visit rainforest with him

Adam Morton Climate and environment editor

06, Nov, 2022 @1:25 AM

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Would the campaign to save the Franklin River work today? | Keiran Pender
A new film celebrates the 1980s battle to protect the Tasmanian environment, but now protest rights in Australia are under attack

Kieran Pender

17, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Fork in the road: can Tasmania unwind the environmental damage at Lake Pedder?
Christine Milne argues the glory of restored Tasmanian lake, drowned in 1972, would outweigh benefits of energy it generates

Adam Morton Climate and environment editor

16, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Judge finds Morrison government erred in approving preliminary work on tailings dam in the Tarkine
Conservationists say judgment is one of the most significant in environmental law since the environmental protection act was introduced in 1999

Adam Morton Climate and environment editor

25, Jul, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Harsher anti-protest laws targeting environmentalists are putting greed before green | Bob Brown
Penalties for peaceful action are now the same as for aggravated assault

Bob Brown

27, Jun, 2022 @1:35 AM

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Sky News forced to apologise to Bob Brown for saying he supported ‘dangerous activists’
Move comes after Peta Credlin made to apologise to Kevin Rudd and Alan Jones corrects editorial on Covid restrictions in Victoria

Luke Henriques-Gomes

18, Jun, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Bob Brown loses legal challenge to native forest logging in Tasmania
Federal court loss a major blow to the Bob Brown Foundation, which had described it as ‘the great forest case’

Adam Morton Environment editor

03, Feb, 2021 @4:04 AM

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Bob Brown launches legal challenge to native forest logging in Tasmania
State-sanctioned felling is ‘based on a monumental lie’, former Greens leader says

Adam Morton Environment editor

21, Aug, 2020 @4:34 AM

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As former Greens leaders, we ask members not to shut the party room out of leadership votes | Bob Brown, Christine Milne and Richard Di Natale
Elected representatives need to work closely together, and denying them a say in their leader undermines that teamwork

Bob Brown, Christine Milne and Richard Di Natale

10, Apr, 2020 @8:00 PM

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Bob Brown leads push for independent review of Wilderness Society after $1.7m deficit
Former Greens leader and four other life members express ‘profound concern’ for 43-year-old organisation after staff sacked

Adam Morton Environment editor

04, Dec, 2019 @5:00 PM

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Do windfarms kill birds? How Australia can limit the impact on threatened species
Bob Brown’s objection to a proposed windfarm draws attention to where renewable energy projects are being built

Adam Morton Environment editor

04, Aug, 2019 @1:11 AM

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The attacks on Bob Brown for opposing a windfarm are exhausting and hypocritical | Richard Denniss
There are better and worse places to build turbines. Australians should be encouraged to take part in such debates

Richard Denniss

24, Jul, 2019 @12:43 AM

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