Our environment faces huge challenges - the places, species and Aussie lifestyle that we love are under threat.
Together, we can solve these challenges. We have the solutions to halt dangerous climate change, save our Reef, and protect our unique but threatened Aussie wildlife.
The next Australian Government has a leading role to play in helping Australia rise to these challenges.
Here’s how the major parties’ plans currently rate against the action needed to protect the things we love.
Here’s how the major parties’ policies rate as at 27 June 2016.
The Liberal–National Coalition
Australian Labor Party
Strong national environment laws, policies and institutions
A threatened species Recovery Fund
Clean waters for the Reef
A stronger, independent and better resourced Reef champion
A target and plan to net-zero carbon pollution
100% clean renewable energy plan
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Read the latest breaking environment announcements and news this election.
In the midst of native animal extinctions and the devastating coral bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef, a new analysis shows that the next Australian Government...
28 June 2016
WWF-Australia has today released a national TV advertisement which showcases the natural wonders of the Great Barrier Reef yet warns of the devastating impacts o...
19 June 2016
WWF-Australia has welcomed today’s policy commitment by the Australian Labor Party to overhaul Australia’s aging environmental laws and explore options to set up...
14 June 2016
WWF-Australia today welcomed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s first major Reef announcement of the 2016 election campaign – the redirection of a CEFC $1 billion...
13 June 2016
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