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Media Release: All parties commit to action to protect our Top End coasts

The Keep Top End Coasts Healthy alliance has today revealed the major party commitments to protecting the coast - declaring a win for the Territory’s marine life, fishing and the Top End lifestyle.

Short Film Festival: Champions of Our Coasts

We are hosting a free Short Film Festival to celebrate local heroes of our Top End coasts, and showcase the beauty and bounty of our coastline.

NT News: Call for seabed mining pledge

Did you see today's article on page 7 of the NT News? New documents received under Freedom of Information laws provide comprehensive evidence that seabed mining would have an unacceptable impact on the Top End’s unique coastal waters, culture and fishing lifestyle. In the article, Keep Top End Coasts Healthy's co-ordinator Adele Pedder explains that "seabed mining corporations are lining up to mine places like Fog Bay, Anson Bay and the Wessel Islands". See the article in the image below. Did you see today's article on page 7 of the NT News? New documents received under Freedom of Information laws provide comprehensive evidence that seabed mining would have an unacceptable impact on the Top End’s unique coastal waters, culture and fishing lifestyle. In the article, Keep Top End Coasts Healthy's co-ordinator Adele Pedder explains that "seabed mining corporations are lining up to mine places like Fog Bay, Anson Bay and the Wessel Islands". See the article in the image below. The NT News article refers to information from our latest report Seabed mining threatens Top End treasures. See the report here.

New report reveals seabed mining too risky for Top End coasts

New documents received under Freedom of Information laws provide comprehensive evidence that seabed mining would have an unacceptable impact on the Top End’s unique coastal waters, culture and fishing lifestyle. 

Media Release: Polling shows Territorians want action to protect our Top End Coasts

A recent survey of people living in the Greater Darwin region found that the vast majority (74%) expect the next NT Government to do more to protect the health of our coasts.

The polling results are in - Territorians want action to protect our coasts

A recent survey of 699 residents from the Greater Darwin region, found that Territorians want action to protect our coasts this NT election. 

Message hits letterboxes

This week we sent out a letter from Top End tour guide Dave McMahon, asking Territorians to call for action to protect our Top End Coasts this NT Election.

BREAKING: The Top End’s second only marine park kicks off

Today marks the addition of the second only marine park in Territory waters. The new Limmen Bight Marine Park was welcomed by stakeholders for the benefits it will bring to the Top End's fishing, tourism and marine life.

NEWS: Darwin Harbour oil spill court proceedings delayed

Further delays for the Darwin Harbour Oil Spill court proceedings. “It’s almost fours years later and we’re yet to see justice served”. 

EVENT: Our coasts are at a crossroads

Join us for this free event and hear about our amazing Top End coasts, the threats they face, and how you can help.

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