UPDATE: The protest flotilla event at Yarra Bay is postponed until the government’s ban on public gatherings is lifted. The health and safety of our supporters is very important to us. Today’s weather had forced a postponement – but with the announcement of further restrictions on public gatherings, the COVID-19 emergency has ruled out any … More Protest flotilla event postponed indefinitely
The health and safety of our supporters is our top priority and we are looking closely at the implications of the Government’s health advisory. We will provide advice about the flotilla event on Tuesday evening – after we have met with key sponsors. We are looking at rescheduling to a date to be advised – … More Further postponement of protest flotilla event
Thunderstorms and strong winds are forecast for this Sunday 15 March, so we have decided to postpone the Protest Flotilla event until 22 March. Event timing and event schedule remains the same (see post below dated 8 March). Please share this information with anyone you know who was planning to attend.
Event information Can you join us on Sunday 22 March at Yarra Bay from 11:30 to 2:00 for a water and beach protest against the New South Wales Government’s proposed mega cruise ship terminal in Yarra Bay? If you can make it, please read the following event information: Guidance for flotilla vessels Guidance for beach … More Event information for protest participants – Sunday 22 March
On 27 February 2020, in the New South Wales Parliament Upper House, Greens MP David Shoebridge moved an order for papers concerning the business cases on the proposal for a cruise ship terminal at Yarra Bay or Molineux Point. The motion was put and passed. Watch and listen to David Shoebridge’s speech to his … More Community and taxpayers may learn about mega cruise ship terminal plans
Please join us on Sunday 15 March from 11:30 at Yarra Bay for an on-water and beach protest against the NSW Government’s proposal to build a mega cruise ship terminal at a highly dangerous and environmentally destructive location in Yarra Bay. The Final Business Case for the proposal will be completed mid-year and a decision … More Yarra Bay water and beach protest – 15 March
Mark, our amazing graphic designer, has made his superb posters available for you to download from our website. Just click on the images you want, download them and print as many copies as you have room to display.
The breadth and depth of the coalition that has formed to defend Yarra Bay (and Botany Bay) was on display at the Save Yarra Bay Community Forum, Sunday 17 November at Yarra Bay Sailing Club. Thoughout the forum chaired by Hon. Michael Daley MLA, the huge crowd heard informative, passionate and inspiring speeches from: Barbara … More Coalition defending Yarra Bay and Botany Bay consolidates
Bayside Councillor Christina Curry spoke forcefully at the Save Yarra Bay Community Forum on Sunday 17 November – click here to listen. Christina Curry’s speech follows her work last week when Bayside Council, at its Ordinary Meeting on Wednesday 13 November 2019 passed the following resolution on the motion of Christina and fellow Labor Councillor … More Bayside Council adds its weight to Save Yarra Bay Coalition
Due to technical problems, we were unable to show John Turnbull’s superb photos of Botany Bay’s remarkable marine life during his presentation at the Save Yarra Bay Community Forum on Sunday 17 November. John has kindly made his presentation available for publication – click here to view it. John Turnbull holds a Masters degree in … More Environmental presentation at Community Forum