Media Release - 26 December 2014
Environment and fishing groups from the Stop the Trawler Alliance and the Australian Marine Alliance welcome the Government’s admission that super trawlers must be banned from Australian waters. Unfortunately super trawlers under 130m in length pose just as much of a threat to Australia's marine environment and important recreational fisheries, and will still be granted access under Senator Colbeck's plan.
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Media Release - 26 November
Two sharks dressed in suits delivered 27,782 petitioners’ names in a net to politicians from across Australia at Parliament House today, in support of a permanent ban on super trawlers in Australian waters.