ClimActs uses satire and spectacle to highlight the urgency of the Climate Emergency

Climate Guardians at Westernport’s Crib Point, threatened by AGL’s Gas Import Project, February 2021. Image courtesy of Julian Meehan

Based on the best available science, we are calling for a
transition to a zero emissions economy while drawing down
legacy carbon using natural climate solutions at
emergency scale and speed, before 2030


Top image: Climate Guardians in Paris for the United Nations COP21, November 2015. Photo courtesy of Maggie Miles. 


Center image: Coal Digger CEO2 Coral Bleach welcomes then Federal Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg at the LNP Kooyong 200 Club’s fundraising breakfast, 2017. Photo courtesy of Juilan Meehan,


Bottom image: Vice Chancellor Lovecoal bestoweth thine wisdom at the Abbot Government’s Renewable Energy Inquisition, 2013.


Australia is one of the highest per capita contributors to global warming. It’s a double irony therefore that Australia is also the most vulnerable inhabited continent and the country most obviously resisting the ‘heavy lifting’ required to effectively combat the most...

#ExtinctionRebellion: a movement goes global

"We refuse to bequeath a dying planet to future generations by failing to act now. We act in peace, with ferocious love of these lands in our hearts. We act on behalf of life." — #ExtinctionRebellion Strategically timed to help support the global day of climate action...

#JustTransition #JustDoIt

This time last week a flock of Climate Guardians had just returned from a 'visitation' to the Latrobe Valley where they had joined community calls for a #LVTransition for workers (not speculative fossil fuel investors) who will be directly affected by the urgently...

#KeepYourPromise: reduce Australia’s emissions now

The Climate Guardians had a wonderful time on Sunday meeting both young people and caring grown ups at Templestowe College’s Sustainability Festival. We chose this inspiring community occasion to officially launch our #KeepYourPromise campaign, which demands that...


In the northern USA something exceptional and exceptionally important is happening right now. People have been coming from near and far to stand with indigenous people of the Great Sioux Nation as they seek to protect their sacred lands and water from the threat of an...