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 Alphington Paper Mill Action Group Alphington Paper Mill Action Group
The Alphington Paper Mill Action Group (APMAG), represents the broader community surrounding the AMCOR site in Alphington. APMAG will constructively influence local, state and federal government, and potential developers to adopt a quality, world leading model of socially, Read more..

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 Australian Horizons Development Australian Horizons Development
In a nutshell developers are seeking the zoning to be changed on the Australian Horizons site in Arthurton Road and Elm Street (between High Street and the train line) from industrial to mixed use. The developers are proposing to construct 350 units (a combination of studio Read more..

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 Blue Wedges Coalition Blue Wedges Coalition
Blue Wedges Coalition against the deepening and dredging of Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. A vision for our Bays, waterways and beaches The Blue Wedges, Port Phillip and Westernport Bays, and the waterways which flow into them belong to the people. They are Read more..

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 Boroondara Residents Action Group Boroondara Residents Action Group
BRAG (Incorporating Camberwell Station Action Group) Protecting what we love about our neighbourhood BRAG's plans and model for Camberwell Station Square were unveiled by Geoffrey Rush at the Camberwell Civic Centre Theatrette, Inglesby Road on Sunday 17 October. You have Read more..

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 Choose Cruelty Free Choose Cruelty Free
Choose Cruelty Free (CCF) is an independant, non-profit organisation that surveys and accredits cruelty-free companies. Choose Cruelty Free actively promotes a cruelty-free lifestyle. Read more..

View Profile | North Melbourne

 Darebin Appropriate Development Association | DADA Darebin Appropriate Development Association | DADA
Darebin Appropriate Development Association (DADA) is a group of concerned Darebin residents who feel that without proper checks and balances Darebin will lose it's eclectic soul. DADA is not against development however it is against INAPPROPRIATE development. Darebin has Read more..

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 Darebin Climate Action Network Darebin Climate Action Network
Darebin Climate Action Network holds meetings on the last Monday of each month at 7.30pm – contact us for details or see the newsletter tab on this website. Darebin Climate Action Network is an active member of the Climate Emergency Network – a network of community organisatio Read more..

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 Darebin Yarra Bridge & Trail Darebin Yarra Bridge & Trail
Darebin Bridge & Trail | When Darebin Bridge and extensions either side are complete, it will connect the Darebin Creek Trail to Melbourne’s eastern cycling network, the Main Yarra Trail. The proposed 1.8 kilometre route extension involves trail connections beneath the Heidel Read more..

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 Dying With Dignity Victoria Dying With Dignity Victoria
The overwhelming majority of Australians (85%) believe that terminally ill individuals should have a right to seek and obtain assistance to end their life with dignity. That right does not exist. Current law lags significantly behind the will of the people. Founded in Read more..

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 East Coburg Action Group | The Nicholson East Coburg Action Group | The Nicholson
The East Coburg Action Group are a group of residents who are not against a development, but are greatly concerned about the lack of consultation, the size of the development and the issues which will flow from such a high density plan. The traffic issues will not only affect Read more..

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 Friends of Monument Hill Kilmore Friends of Monument Hill Kilmore

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 Friends of The Astor (FOTA) Friends of The Astor (FOTA)
The heritage listed art deco Astor Theatre is a Melbourne icon, the last of our great single screen picture palaces. It has survived a World War, the advent of video, DVD, movies on demand and the multiplex. The Friends of The Astor (FOTA) is an organization dedicated to the p Read more..

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 GM-Free Nillumbik GM-Free Nillumbik
GM-Free Nillumbik is a group of local residents concerned about the introduction of Genetically Modified foods into the community after the recent decision by the Victorian State Government to lift the ban on the introduction of GM foods and crops. There is a growing body of Read more..

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 GoPetition Online GoPetition Online
We came across this helpful web site when researching a transport issue. Petitions grouped by country, displays an overview of each issue together with comments and Sign this Petition. At time of review, these were the top Australian petitions: Stop! Look! Listen! Don't Read more..

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 High School for Coburg High School for Coburg
High School for Coburg is a group of concerned parents, families, teachers, residents, grandparents, Principals, organisations, politicians, associations and Councillors who want the re-instatement of a high school for the community. Why do we need a new school now? Coburg Read more..

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 Keepemsafe Keepemsafe
Keepemsafe is dedicated to the prevention of alcohol related harm in young people and aims to provide insight, education and a medium for engaging and connecting parents, community and government to target our current epidemic of underage drinking. Every week one young person Read more..

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 Kew Cottages Coalition Kew Cottages Coalition
In 1887 Kew Cottages was established as a world leader in the provision of services to the intellectually disabled. Today, the Kew Cottages Coalition is fighting for an Intellectual Disability Centre of Excellence (IDCE) to be established on this historic 27 hectare State Herita Read more..

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 Marvellous Melbourne Marvellous Melbourne
protecting city, country and coast has been created by a group of volunteers to celebrate the best of Melbourne and to encourage people to be informed and get involved. There are many possibilities for Melbourne's future. There are many people conce Read more..

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 Melbourne Locked Out Melbourne Locked Out
Official Protest Against 2am Lockout... Spread the word!!! Who we are is a pressure group formed by the public in protest against the harmful 2am lockout policy. We are calling on public and media scrutiny of the proposed 1/4 year trial and demanding a Read more..

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 MyEPG | TV Program Petition MyEPG | TV Program Petition
MyEPG is a public petition to have the laws changed to ensure that the TV program guide data is available to all without restraint. Currently it is not. Did you know? We have an Australian TV network which is currently taking action that if successful, could mean that it will Read more..

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 Neighbourhood Justice Centre Neighbourhood Justice Centre
The Neighbourhood Justice Centre (NJC) is making a real difference to the lives of people in the City of Yarra. The NJC is the first of its kind in Australia. It brings together a multi-jurisdictional court with a wide array of onsite support services and community programs. O Read more..

View Profile | Collingwood

 No McDonald's in Tecoma No McDonald's in Tecoma
No McDonald’s in the Dandenong Ranges A number of groups are currently protesting against the building of a McDonald's in Tecoma. Groups include: -:- No Maccas in the Hills Facebook Page -:- No McDonalds in the Dandenong Ranges Facebook Page -:- Say No to the Commerciali Read more..

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 Oscar’s Law Oscar’s Law
Abolish the factory farming of dogs. Ban the sale of animals from pet shops/online. Insist the Government run a proper campaign on responsible animal care. It’s time to end the shameful and cruel treatment of our companion animals, who are suffering on puppy factories and Read more..

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 Petition Online Petition Online
Petition Online provides free hosting of public petitions for responsible public advocacy. Over 10 million signatures collected — thousands of active petitions! We give you the ancient methods of grassroots democracy, combined with the latest digital networked communicati Read more..

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 Plug The Pipe Plug The Pipe
The Plug The Pipe website will shortly go into temporary or permanent recess (2011) as the aims of the Plug the Pipe Campaign have largely been satisfied. We thank all those thousands of Australians who have helped fight this shameful project which set about to deprive the en Read more..

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 Protectors of Public Lands (Victoria) Inc Protectors of Public Lands (Victoria) Inc
The Protectors of Public Lannds (Victoria) is a coalition of community action groups and environmental organisations, whose charter is to protect and preserve significant public lands in public ownership for present and future generations. Significant public land, once sold, Read more..

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 Residents Against 170 Edward Street, Brunswick East Residents Against 170 Edward Street, Brunswick East
This is a website for residents who oppose a proposed development of the former Tip Top Bakery site at 170 Edward Street, Brunswick East. Proposed is a ten-level apartment complex, plus a six-level apartment block (including childcare centre cafes and office space), plus five Read more..

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 Resistance Centre Resistance Centre
Resistance Centre on the 5th Floor, 407 Swanston Street is home to the Socialist Alliance. The Socialist Alliance is a broad socialist coalition. Anyone who agrees with the general approach of our policies is welcome to join, and organisation that agrees with them is invited t Read more..

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 Royal Park Protection Group Inc.  Royal Park Protection Group Inc.
To protect, regenerate and conserve the Royal Park as a unique, indigenous, central city park for present and future generations, consistent with principles of the 1987 Royal Park Master Plan; and To oppose alienation of parkland by government, commercial, sporting and other Read more..

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 Save Khyat's Hotel Save Khyat's Hotel
The Save Khyat’s Hotel citizens’ action group was formed to save, preserve and protect the iconic 19th century Khyat’s Hotel from either a total demolition or a virtual demolition with only the façade covering further inappropriate apartments. Khyat’s is a cultural institution Read more..

View Profile | Brighton

 Save Our Shrine Save Our Shrine
Melbourne’s Shrine of Remembrance is under threat from inappropriate development. Join our fight to preserve the integrity and amenity of our Shrine! Since its construction in 1928, the Shrine of Remembrance has been protected as a cultural landmark of Melbourne and Victori Read more..

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 Save our Suburbs Inc (Vic) Save our Suburbs Inc (Vic)
Save Our Suburbs (SOS) is a statewide lobby group for reform of town planning laws. Our primary role is to research planning issues and lobby government and other organizations (including councils) for improvement to planning processes. On the SOS website we provide planni Read more..

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 Save Port Phillip Bay Save Port Phillip Bay
Port Phillip Bay is at risk. We need to save Port Phillip Bay from Labor's plans to blast the heads. Labor's blasting plan would mean: erosion of bay beaches threat to fragile marine ecosystems damaging tidal surges Daniel Andrews and Labor have broken t Read more..

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 Save The Pines Save The Pines
Save The Pines is a campaign to save the threatened woodlands and wetlands of Frankston and Langwarrin. The route through which the government plans to build the Frankston bypass is a critically important habitat corridor. The 20 odd kilometre swathe cut into the landscape Read more..

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 Save Williamstown Save Williamstown
Save Williamstown is a community campaign made up of residents and friends of Williamstown. We are fighting to save the heritage of our town, keep Williamstown safe, and protect jobs in the local shipbuilding and maritime industries which have been the lifeblood of Williamsto Read more..

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 SmithStreet SmithStreet is a weblog for the communities that are drawn to the oldest 19th century streetscape in Victoria. is a public record of what has been, what is and what will become - an ongoing community narrative that may aid in identifying the legacies we le Read more..

View Profile | Fitzroy

 Socialist Alliance Socialist Alliance
Join the Socialist Alliance in fighting for a socialist Australia! The Socialist Alliance is an anti-capitalist party, formed in 2001 by eight socialist groups that saw an urgent need for greater left unity to fight attacks on the rights and living conditions of workers and t Read more..

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 Solidarity Salon Solidarity Salon
A trailblazing socialist feminist organization, Radical Women is the revolutionary wing of the women's movement and a strong feminist voice within the Left. Immersed in the daily fight against racism, sexism, homophobia, and labor exploitation, Radical Women believes in multi Read more..

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 step back THINK step back THINK
Step Back Think seeks to represent Melbourne's youth as a voice of unity against street violence. As a group of young people we recognise that we are the demographic responsible for the problem of street violence and therefore we need to work to find a solution. Step Back Read more..

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 Tecoma Village Action Group Tecoma Village Action Group
The Tecoma Village Action Group (TVAG) is one of many Township Groups throughout the Dandenong Ranges working to make their township a better place to live and work. We are an incorporated not-for-profit registered organisation. Being incorporated has many advantages, includi Read more..

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 unChain St Kilda | Save St Kilda Triangle unChain St Kilda | Save St Kilda Triangle
Port Phillip Council announced on Tuesday 8th December 2009 that had reached an agreement with developers and the St Kilda Triangle development would not proceed. St Kilda Triangle development project scuttled after Port Phillip Council strikes deal for developer to walk away. Read more..

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 Watch by National Trust of Australia Watch by National Trust of Australia
The National Trust is carefully watching many developments in and around Melbourne... Give them your support! MELBOURNE’S HISTORIC INNER SUBURBS The National Trust is carefully watching the upcoming decisions due out of the recent VCAT hearing over the proposed high-rise deve Read more..

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 We are all Boat People We are all Boat People
The 'We are All Boat People' campaign is concerned in the broadest sense with the mental health of Australia. In our analysis, what we are facing is not so much a refugee problem as a crisis of xenophobia, a terrible and contagious national sickness. The border panic policies of Read more..

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 White Ribbon White Ribbon
Australia's campaign to stop violence against women White Ribbon is an organisation that works to prevent male violence against women. It is a male-led campaign that believes that most men are good and that good men abhor such violence. White Ribbon also believes in the ca Read more..

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 Yarra Campaign Against the Tunnel (YCAT) Yarra Campaign Against the Tunnel (YCAT)
Yarra Campaign Against the Tunnel (YCAT) is a community coalition of individuals & local groups concerned about the impact in the Yarra area of the proposed road tunnel linking the Eastern Freeway to Melbourne’s west. The road tunnel is outlined as Recommendation 4 in the East Read more..

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 Your Say Manningham Your Say Manningham
Your Say Manningham is an exciting online consultation portal where you can voice your opinions, share ideas and provide feedback on issues and projects that are important to you. Your Say Manningham provides one central location to access the latest information on local issue Read more..

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