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Five weeks to change Australia!

More than 7,000 everyday people – the majority of which are first-time volunteers – are spearheading GetUp’s campaign to remove the hard right’s tenuous hold on power in Australia, and ensure politicians work to secure a safe climate for our kids.

Apr 11, 2019

Rushed, dangerous, undercooked. The whole process needs a review.

From start to finish, Adani’s approval process has been a crooked debacle.

Apr 5, 2019

Budget delivers ZERO solutions on climate

Media reBudget 2019 confirms the Morrison Government cannot be trusted with our climate. lease excerpt

Apr 3, 2019

Why won’t our PM get hate speech out of politics?

Liberal votes will help re-elect hate peddlers back into our Parliament if the Coalition fails to put One Nation and other scaremongers last on their how-to-vote cards.

Mar 20, 2019

Greg Hunt the next GetUp target

Flinders MP Greg Hunt, the numbers man for Peter Dutton’s failed leadership coup, is GetUp’s latest federal election target.

Mar 14, 2019

AEC declares GetUp independent

The Australian Electoral Commission has today endorsed GetUp as 100% independent.

Feb 18, 2019

Stop and start again! ABC board stacking must end

Thousands of GetUp members are pressuring the Federal Government to urgently overhaul how the ABC’s top jobs are decided -- before it selects a new chair.

Jan 22, 2019

Wanted: a government that protects Qld's water from Adani

That the Federal Environment Department spent just one day investigating evidence of coal giant Adani’s illegal drilling into aquifers of the Great Artesian Basin is unbelievably irresponsible.

Jan 17, 2019

Dutton, Abbott country’s most loathed politicians

It’s official! Peter Dutton is Australia’s most unwanted politician, closely followed by fellow Hard Right leader Tony Abbott.

Jan 17, 2019

Hitting the hard-right with people power!

Everyday people can nominate the hard-right MPs they want booted from Parliament as GetUp builds its 2019 federal election strategy.

Jan 7, 2019

A crushing blow to the hard-right’s pro-coal agenda

Everyday people have sent an overwhelming message to politicians - you have no right to govern if you deliberately ignore the climate.

Oct 21, 2018

There’s no such thing as a safe Liberal seat

New polling reveals the shockwaves sent through the Morrison government in Wentworth will be replicated in Tony Abbott’s seat of Warringah.

Oct 21, 2018
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