Our 2019 Global Ambassadors: Proactive change-making in India!

Our 2019 Global Ambassadors: Proactive change-making in India!

5 Ambassadors from 3 countries helped us implement a number of projects to address waste, reduce pollution and empower the community towards a brighter future as part of our Marine Conservation Masterplan. Read on to find out more!

Our Inaugural River Warriors Report Card Launch

Our Inaugural River Warriors Report Card Launch

7 months, 24 surveys, 19 volunteers, 429 volunteer hours and 40.2km travelled by kayak saw our team collect 22,925 items from the Tallebudgera Creek on the Gold Coast, weighing in at 1,539kg! Our report and findings were released at the Gold Coast Recreation Centre in February and we are excited to be launching Phase II to address marine debris in Tallebudgera Creek at it’s source, whilst working with a variety of stakeholders towards long-term behavioural change.

Happy Travels - creating a Happy Planet through Positive Change!

Happy Travels - creating a Happy Planet through Positive Change!

The team in India have been working on an exciting new project for the last few months. Collaborating with our local partner SISP’s social enterprises workshop (employing women and youth from below the poverty line), we have been creating alternatives to plastic products for our new major partner Happy Travels! Join us in celebrating the first-step in our new sustainable products journey through our biggest corporate partnership yet - the Happy Planet initiative!

Smoke Free Beaches - A Success Story in Byron Bay!

Smoke Free Beaches - A Success Story in Byron Bay!

Over the past year, Zoe White, our Byron Bay Co-ordinator, has worked with Kate Akkerman from Byron Shire Council and NSW EPA to conduct a range of trials and strategies in attempt to reduce cigarette butt litter across the Byron Shire. The result = a reduction in cigarette butt litter, a smoking ban on the Shire’s beaches and education programs that are driving long-term change!

Help Asia raise $2k for our oceans!

Help Asia raise $2k for our oceans!

One of our inspiring supporters Asia is competing in the Pink Triathlon on the Gold Coast this February. She’s already raised just over $1000 for us and hopes to raise $1000 more before the triathlon commences. Will you help her run, swim and ride for Positive Change?

We need your help to win an SCCU Community Grant!

We need your help to win an SCCU Community Grant!

Positive Change for Marine Life has been lucky enough to be nominated for one of Southern Cross Credit Union’s (SCCU) Community Grants! We’ve been short-listed to use the grant money towards our Source to Sea education programs, a part of our Activ8 for the Ocean and River Warriors initiatives.