Oceans

  • 6 reasons to choose pole and line tuna

    12 February 2018

    There are plenty of canned tuna options on our supermarket shelves and it can be confusing to know which one to choose. If there is one thing you should remember it is this – choose ‘pole and line’ caught tuna.

  • Overfishing in Kiribati

    14 February 2018

    It’s less land than sea, really. Just over 800 square kilometres of earth, smaller than many Australian national parks, but its coral atolls span a staggering 3.5 million sq km of the central Pacific Ocean. But this beautiful place is now a magnet for huge commercial fishing operators from Europe, Asia and America.

  • Antarctic's Top Penguin

    19 February 2018

    Not every penguin is up to the challenge of living in the Antarctic, but those that do are a special sort of awesome. Remember, they don’t have the luxury of being able to fly away again if the weather turns bad.

  • Is krill oil sustainable?

    15 March 2018
    Greenpeace Australia Pacific

    Krill is often sold in products such as krill oil and Omega-3 tablets, as well as fishmeal for farmed fish and even pet food. But despite presenting itself as one of the best managed fisheries in the world, our latest investigative report paints a very different picture.

  • What does the Australian ocean mean to you?

    28 March 2018

    The beautiful Australian coastline of the Great Australian Bight means so many different things to different people: majestic southern right whales, endangered Australian sea lions and some of the most unique marine life on Earth. What do our oceans mean to you?

  • Your Ocean Stories

    4 April 2018

    We asked you to tell us what the ocean means to you, and why you care about protecting precious marine environments like the Great Australian Bight. Here are just a few of the beautiful stories that you shared.

  • Tiny organisms, massive impact

    6 April 2018
    Greenpeace Australia Pacific

    The lifeforms in the ocean that don’t appear on conservation websites are microorganisms – the ‘unseen majority’...

  • Your check in details

    9 April 2018

    Thousands of people are ‘checking in’ to keep watch over the Antarctic

  • Underwater love: Why I'm in the fight for the Great Australian Bight

    16 May 2018
    Michaela Skovranova

    I first moved to Australia from a landlocked country when I was 13. All of a sudden, I was surrounded by what felt like endless oceans. The ocean was intimidating, powerful and incredibly beautiful. It completely enchanted me. Now, I’m a photographer specialising in the oceans, and the Great Australian Bight is our wild, uncompromising, underwater backyard.