OUR CALL

We call on the Australian Parliament to declare a climate emergency and initiate a society-wide mobilisation

PETITION

Sign the petition and share it with friends.

PETITION PLUS

Sign the petition and select the actions you take to reduce carbon emissions. It will inspire the public to mobilise when they see that ‘everyone is doing it’.

CCSA Petition

Conservation Council SA – the voice for South Australia’s environment – petition to federal AND state parliaments on conservationsa.org.au

THINGS YOU CAN DO

See things you can do to help promote the petitions and get lots of signatures, to build cross-party support for a climate emergency declaration, and to mobilise communities.

By Kayak to Canberra

We are collecting 100,000 petition signatures for Steve Posselt to deliver to Canberra

...on the final leg of his CONNECTING CLIMATE CHAOS odyssey. Join 24 prominent Australians’ call for emergency-scale action on climate change: Support the campaign!

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SUPPORTERS

Thousands of people have signed this petition. Click here to see endorsements
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PAUL GILDING

Author
“The only rational response to the climate science is an emergency mobilisation.”

Paul Gilding, author of The Great Disruption
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MONICA OLIPHANT AO

Past President, International Solar Energy Society
“100% renewable energy is an urgent necessity. Successful global examples will aid acceptance.”

Monica Oliphant, AO
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MARK DIESENDORF

Associate Professor, UNSW Australia. Environmental scientist
“Our research at UNSW Australia shows that 100% renewable energy is feasible for Australia.”

Mark Diesendorf
Associate Professor, UNSW Australia
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…AND YOU?

Will you take a stand and help promote this petition? Send us your support statement and a photo of yourself now
Share your concern with others: Call on parliament to declare a state of climate emergency.

This petition aims to turn quiet concern into society-wide action, and to inspire hope.

Rational response

Calls for an emergency response

BACKGROUND INFO

Blog posts, articles and research about the importance of declaring a climate emergency and the need for society-wide mobilisation

Melbourne this weekend: The climate emergency out in the open

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Newsletter 3: Kayak to Canberra halfway mark, events, petition progress

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Debate: “We know it’s an emergency, but does it help to say so?”

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Newsletter 2: Some exciting news and save the dates

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