Climate protesters tell Labor it has a mandate to act fast

June 20, 2022

Climate protesters from Sydney, Canberra and the New South Wales South Coast held up placards and banners demanding immediate action on climate change as Labor MPs arrived at Government House to be sworn in on June 1.

The event was coordinated by Climate Action Network Australia (CANA), Australian Youth Climate Coalition, Extinction Rebellion ACT, Australian Parents for Climate Action, Bushfire Survivors for Climate Action, Stop Adani Canberra, Canberra, Climate Action Canberra, Australian Religious Response on Climate Change, Australian Conservation Foundation and Conservation Council of the ACT Region.

Photo: Cat Sparkes
Photo: Cat Sparks
Photo: Cat Sparks
Photo: Cat Sparks
Photo: Cat Sparks

You need Green Left, and we need you!

Green Left is funded by contributions from readers and supporters. Help us reach our funding target.

Make a One-off Donation or choose from one of our Monthly Donation options.

Become a supporter to get the digital edition for $5 per month or the print edition for $10 per month. One-time payment options are available.

You can also call 1800 634 206 to make a donation or to become a supporter. Thank you.