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Our movement's agenda set by our members push for tangible, positive change

GetUp is working towards a thriving democracy in Australia led by the values and hopes of everyday people. GetUp members set our movement’s agenda on issues they care about. GetUp is working towards a thriving democracy in Australia led by the values and hopes of everyday people.

Economic Fairness

Support Independent Journalism

Help fund an investigation into Australia’s secret billionaires by Michael West, Australia’s leading independent investigative journalist.

Fair Media

Our voting rights are under attack

Join us in opposing any changes to our electoral system that would undermine voter rights and democratic participation.

Environmental Justice

Who’s pulling the strings during coronavirus?

The unelected National COVID-19 Coordination Commission has taken the front seat in policy making during the coronavirus crisis. Join our campaign demanding greater transparency around the commission today.

Environmental Justice

Our government is failing the Reef

After the third major coral bleaching event in 5 years, experts say the Morrison Government has violated its legal obligations to protect the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef. Sign the petition and urge every federal MP to demand an urgent cut to the climate pollution killing the Reef.

Economic Fairness

Free childcare, better than before

With the Government set to announce new measures to support Victoria’s childcare sector, let’s ensure they get it right. Join our campaign for an effective, free childcare scheme now!

First Nations Justice

Stop the Destruction of Aboriginal Sacred Sites

Learn how Rio Tinto got away with the desecration of Aboriginal sacred sites — and how we can stop it happening again.

First Nations Justice

Fracking companies can’t ignore Aboriginal voices

Fracking companies are pushing forward with their plans to open Australia’s first industrial shale gas field — and the consequences will devastate First Nations people and our climate.

Fair Media

Restore trust in politics

Support a genuine corruption watchdog that can hold public hearings, make public findings, and is properly funded to clean up Parliament.

Human Rights

Offshore detention

It's unconscionable that people have been detained offshore for 7 years. Sign the petition and call on the government to bring people to safety now ✍️

First Nations Justice

Stand with Traditional Owners to Protect Country

Call on Origin Energy to listen to First Nations communities and dump their dirty and dangerous fracking plans.

Environmental Justice

Hold Murdoch advertisers accountable!

Who’s really funding the Murdoch media’s culture of climate denial? Chip in to our fight against climate denialism in the Murdoch Press and start holding advertisers to account now!

Human Rights

Colour Code

We’ve created a platform for First Nations, migrant, and multicultural communities to come together and speak out about issues that affect us. Join us!

Human Rights

Support all during COVID-19 crisis

Over a million people on temporary visas – living and working in Australia – can't access support through this crisis. Call on Morrison to extend help NOW

First Nations Justice

Food Security in Remote Communities

Sign the petition calling for the release of critical funding and the establishment of Supply Guarantees and subsidies for remote communities nationwide.

Economic Fairness

Don’t force people into poverty, Morrison

Scott Morrison’s planned cuts to JobSeeker will force up to 1.7 million people into poverty. Demand that the Government keeps JobSeeker at its current rate now.

Economic Fairness

Fund social services — not weapons

In the midst of a devastating economic crisis, the Morrison Government wants to spend billions on long-range missiles and new weapons systems. Call on the Government to get their priorities straight now.

Fair Media

Fix our broken media laws

Urge the Government to reform our existing media ownership laws and introduce mechanisms that support independent and regional journalism.

Economic Fairness

Federal funding for local jobs

Last month, more than a million people lost their jobs due to the coronavirus crisis. Urge the Federal Government to provide funding for local jobs now.

First Nations Justice

Stop First Nations Deaths in Custody

Call on the National Cabinet to make First Nations deaths in custody a key issue at their next meeting.

First Nations Justice

Help create a new Federal Aboriginal Heritage Act

Help create strong new legal standards for protecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage by funding a team of lawyers that includes Eddie Mabo’s lawyer, Greg McIntyre SC.

Human Rights

Morrison: Listen to the experts

SIGN ✍️ Call on the Government to follow the advice of medical experts in this pandemic and move people from immigration detention into the community NOW

Fair Media

Save our ABC!

Call on the Government to restore and increase essential operational funding to the ABC so it can meet the needs of our communities with confidence, independence, and integrity.

Economic Fairness

A People’s Recovery plan

To bounce back from the coronavirus crisis, we’ll need resilient jobs, investment in clean energy solutions, and an economy that puts people first. Read our bold vision for a fairer economy and get involved now.

Human Rights

Stop hate in its tracks

Far right extremism in Australia is on the rise – and threatening our diverse communities. Call on politicians across the country to legislate against hate.

Environmental Justice

Stop the pollution of clean energy

Angus Taylor and Scott Morrison want the public bodies responsible for our clean energy future to fund gas and nuclear power instead. Sign the petition and show them we won’t stand for this climate sabotage.

Fair Media

Fund the Media Diversity Report!

Chip in to help fund critical research exposing the dangerous concentration of media in the hands of Rupert Murdoch.

Economic Fairness

Frydenberg: Stand with those doing it tough

The Morrison Government has announced plans to cut JobSeeker to $405 per week — beneath the poverty line. Sign the petition demanding the Government change their plans and stand with those doing it tough now.

Fair Media

Press Freedom is Under Attack

A Media Freedom Act is one of the best ways to protect legitimate public interest journalism from government prosecution and malicious investigations. We need one now.

Economic Fairness

Increase the Age Pension

It’s the Government’s responsibility to guarantee livable income support for everyone — including retirees on an Age Pension. Sign the petition and join the call to increase the Age Pension now.

GetUp gives everyday Australians the chance to make an extraordinary impact – online, across the airwaves, and in the streets.

GetUp focuses and amplifies your voice alongside a million others so that you’re not just heard – you make a real difference. You help set the strategy, you choose the issues you want to work on, and together, we make a huge impact.

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