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Environment Centre NT - protecting nature, living sustainably, creating climate for a change

Campaigns and Programs

We run the following campaigns and programs:

This page shows updates from all our campaigns. Click on the above links for updates on individual categories.



People value creek catchments because of the aesthetic and recreational benefits they bring to communities, and for the environmental services they provide to the broader landscape. CreekWatch was a community project hosted by the Environment Centre NT and funded by Find out more »

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Creekwatch update

Here is an update on what’s been happening with CreekWatch over the last few months. Please feel free to distribute it to anyone in your network who might be interested.…/2016-04-CreekWatch-In-Brief.pdf SAVE THE DATE PLEASE keep 18th June free for Find out more »

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Support Borroloola clans to protect country from reckless mining

Jack Green is a Garawa Elder, warrior and artist from the remote south-west Gulf in the Northern Territory. For the past thirty years he has worked tirelessly with the Indigenous peoples of the Gulf; fighting first, to get Country back Find out more »


We Did It Darwin!

Hundreds played their part to ensure Darwin was on the map for the Peoples Climate March – they helped achieve Darwin’s biggest climate march ever!  In sweltering heat, over 500 people marched from Stokes Hill Wharf to the Darwin Waterfront to call for Find out more »

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Chief Minister: Clean up and close McArthur River Mine

Sick Country is a new short film produced by the Environment Centre NT with Traditional Owners and the community of Borroloola speaking out about the damage done by Glencore’s imposed and reckless mining at McArthur River. One week to go until the Find out more »

I love the environment - so don't cut our funding

Regarding comments made in Parliament

Dear friends, Unfortunately the NT Mines and Energy and Planning Minister Dave Tollner made some outrageous comments about the Environment Centre in parliament yesterday.  We feel moved to respond in an open letter given that he has used parliament time Find out more »

I love the environment - so don't cut our funding

Don’t let them silence us

You have until September 11 to respond to a new Bill going before the Senate that could severely restrict the ability of environmental organisations to legally challenge decisions that impact the environment. The Bill would repeal section 487 of the Find out more »


Stand up to protect our Top End rivers!

Territorians are proud of our Top End rivers But now they are under threat from new dam proposals, and over-extraction. We need your help to hold the NT Government account for its recent decisions to grant licences to extract very Find out more »

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Good news for the future of Kakadu!

Today the Environment Centre NT is very happy to share some great news and to thank the thousands of dedicated supporters who have campaigned alongside us to end uranium mining inside Kakadu National Park.

I love the environment - so don't cut our funding

Maintain the Territory’s Voice for the Environment – Stop the 2015 Cutbacks

We have been overwhelmed by offers of support from all corners, whether it be to donate, host an event, undertake research, to take photographs, or to join as a member – however we still need to restore a total of Find out more »