Beyond Plastic Pollution is Australia’s first Conference focused on reducing Marine Plastic Pollution. Bringing together business, government, science, academia and community, Beyond Plastic Pollution will seek to find pathways to cleaner oceans by exploring the latest research, testing the best solutions and encouraging diverse interests to work together.
The Solomon Islands Western Province has announced a total ban on plastic bags. The first Solomon Islands plastic bag ban.
Join us for a Manly Screening of A Plastic Ocean, on Sunday 23 April. This feature-length adventure documentary that brings to light the consequences of our global disposable lifestyle.
Hear the word ‘Surfrider’ and instantly imagine the toned and tanned skimming through the surf? Me too – but how wrong I was. Surfrider Foundation Australia are ocean lovers and protectors of the marine environment. Local President, Jude Furniss explains why divers should get involved too.
We’ve known for a while that plastic is building up in the oceans. Film makers are now tackling the big questions about how it’s impacting us and what we desperately need to do about it. We review some of the movies available and where to watch them for free.