June 19th, 2017

Late last night, 95 yo Kokoda veteran and great-grandfather Bill Ryan locked the gates of a Downer EDI Road Maintenance Depot full of equipment in Sydney, challenging Downer Group to tear up their $2.6bn contract to build Adani’s Carmichael coal mine. Citizens also locked up 9 more Downer Group industrial premises last night in Melbourne, Brisbane, Townsville, Dunedin, Bathurst, Gympie and Wodonga…

May 16th, 2017

Great-grandfather Bill Ryan is a legally-blind 95-year-old Kokoda veteran, the oldest known person to ever be arrested in Australia. Bill joined fellow Sydney citizens to engage staff of Downer Group today, talking to them about our Nonviolent Direct Action plans to get Downer out of bed with Adani. We found a lot of security guards but very few staff!

April 27th, 2017

60yo public hospital employee Merry had never done anything like this before. Today she ‘locked-on’ with Rosie in the offices of Downer, joined by the globally infamous/fabulous Climate Guardian Angels and passionate Melbourne citizens. They occupied the offices of Downer Group for 4 hours, challenging Downer on their plans to build and operate Adani’s proposed Carmichael mine in the Galilee Basin.