'sustainable breakfast'

Join us for a week of live breakfast radio with free samples of delicious, organic, and sustainable breakfasts, prepared by the dynamic folk from Friends of the Earth Food Coop.

Monday March 24 to Friday 28.

Prime Minister Abbott needs to visit Morwell

Friends of the Earth Australia has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to visit Morwell where a public health emergency is unfolding from the Hazelwood coalmine fire.


Victorian state election

The Victorian election will be held on November 29, 2014.

While the main Parties look set to run a ‘bread and butter’ election – focusing on issues like education, health, infrastructure and the economy, there is also a pressing need to make environmental concerns an issue at this election.

This week, help Indigenous people campaign for water rights.

This week, you can help Indigenous people in Victoria campaign for a fair share of water resources!

Seaspray residents launch direct action 'pledge' campaign against Tight Gas drilling

This morning, locals from Seaspray in Gippsland have announced their intention to blockade drilling operations if the government approves Lakes Oil Tight Gas activity.

2014 Radioactive Exposure Tour

Friends of the Earth is hosting the annual Radioactive Exposure Tour from 12-27 April 2014.

Since the 1980s, the “Rad Tour” has taken thousands of people to the heart of the Australian nuclear industry, exposing the realities of “radioactive racism” and the environmental impacts of uranium mining.

state election campaign information night

Are you interested in getting involved in our campaign to get environmental issues onto the agenda of all political parties in the buildup to the November 29 state election?

We will be holding an information night on tuesday 18 February at FoE from 7pm - 8pm.

The Change Course

Practical skills for advocacy and campaigning.  

This 6 week course is designed to give a broad overview of skills needed to be an effective campaigner.  From community organising, to social media and fundraising , we will give you a great set of tools to take away, increasing your skills, and developing better capacity in the area you work.

From March 23rd to May 1st, Melbourne.

Natural disasters cost Victoria $20B over 10 years

A research report released today by FoE shows that the financial cost to governments and the community in Victoria from natural disasters was almost $20 billion dollars over a ten year period from 2003 to 2013.

Victoria's Energy Future + Renewables Champion Award

Fighting fossil fuels and saying yes to renewables. This is the forum FoE will be hosting at the Sustainable Living Festival, being held in Federation Square over the weekend of 14 - 16 February.

Victoria has come to a fork in the road: Will our energy system remain hitched to polluting fossil fuels or will we shift to clean renewable energy sources?

Sunday, 16 February