Upcoming January Events

Upcoming January Events

Photograph by Jordan Ellis (Instagram @jordanellispriv) Hello Rebels, Prior to the onset of summer, the climate crisis remained a nebulous and distant concern for many Australians and consequently, the dire warnings of scientists fell on deaf ears. With dozens of...
End of 2019 Newsletter

End of 2019 Newsletter

Cover photograph by Peter Barnes As 2019 draws to a close we thought we’d take this opportunity to reflect on the year and the amazing movement we’ve built together. We are going to take a break over the holiday period but will be back early next year as we build for...
Spring Rebellion Wrap Up

Spring Rebellion Wrap Up

Hello rebels, The Spring Rebellion has sprung, with surreal and inspiring scenes of civil disobedience from across the globe; New Yorkers poured fake blood over the famous charging bull statue; Melbourne rebels emphasised their desire to keep Stayin’ Alive by engaging...
Events for October

Events for October

Featured image by Peter Barnes Our Spring Rebellion has now come to a close. Thanks to everyone involved. We’ll be posting a wrap up soon about all the actions, media response, and more. However, we have so much coming up for the rest October we couldn’t wait to let...
Adelaide Spring Rebellion

Adelaide Spring Rebellion

Calling all rebels, It’s time to act as if the truth is real! We are in a climate and ecological emergency. Our political system is failing to protect us. Another UN summit has passed without enough meaningful commitments from member nations to take the action...
Extinction Rebellion and the Political Strategies of Love

Extinction Rebellion and the Political Strategies of Love

Giotto: Lamentation (The Mourning of Christ) by Gary Clark Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse. Romans 12:14 Throw us in jail, and we shall still love you. Martin Luther King (A Gift of Love). This is not Drill: An Extinction Rebellion Handbook,...
Late August Newsletter

Late August Newsletter

Photo by Matt Walker – mattwalkerphotography.com. The October Rebellion, to be known in Australia as #SpringRebellion, starts on Monday October 7th and ends Sunday October 13th. During the Spring Rebellion we will join rebels from all over the world to take...
Barriers to Joining XR

Barriers to Joining XR

Photo by Steve from @strutphotography by Sue It’s a bit like I have opened a can of worms. I have conducted interviews, both spoken and written, with a lot of people about the barriers they may face in joining mainstream groups generally. People of different cultures,...