Join our takayna / Tarkine forest blockade

The Pieman River blockade in takayna / Tarkine is still standing strong. Help us to continue holding the line.



Sign up below to join our takayna / Tarkine forest blockade

We have been maintaining a frontline blockade in takayna / Tarkine’s Pieman River ancient forests since late 2020. 

Bob Brown Foundation has re-occupied proposed logging coupe BO092C in the Pieman River area of takayna / Tarkine in defence of its rainforests and wildlife. In February 2020 we occupied this coupe and forced the retreat of the logging machines, but the loggers are still scheduled to return. We plan to stay in place to stop them again.




The tall ancient eucalyptus forests and rainforests of takayna / Tarkine are one of Earth’s great treasures, abundant with wildlife such as the Tasmanian Devil and Spotted-tailed Quoll. They are also rich and essential carbon storehouses in the face of the climate emergency.

You can help us prevent the destruction of this incredible forest by joining us on the frontline at the blockade.

If you can’t physically be there, you can show your support by making a tax-deductible donation.




Sign up below for more information and how to get involved. 



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  • Shawn Avery
    signed 2021-05-05 23:17:33 +1000
    Shawn Avery
  • Will Egan-Griffiths
    signed 2021-05-03 08:45:38 +1000
    Will Egan-Griffiths
  • Katherine Bougher
    signed 2021-05-01 19:15:58 +1000
  • Tasman Lawrie
    signed 2021-04-30 09:21:04 +1000
    i want to join the blockade , i can camp for weeks if u need me and i have professional drone and licence i can help with aerial filming i am 24,000 hr airline pilot lost my job last year in jetstar vietnam ,when can i assist the blockade .i live cygnet and ready to help.
  • Paul Mochon
    signed 2021-04-25 12:18:08 +1000
    How can I help? I work full time so time is an issue.
  • Paul Burbidgesmith
    signed 2021-04-22 11:08:26 +1000
  • Shelby Pinkerton
    signed 2021-04-21 20:43:49 +1000
  • Nerida Taylor
    signed 2021-04-21 14:26:21 +1000
    I’m interested in assisting with the blockade and would like more information on how people organise themselves. Thanks

    Nerida Taylor
  • mary stuart
    signed 2021-04-21 08:36:10 +1000
  • Moira McNally
    signed 2021-04-20 20:32:00 +1000
  • Nina Rose
    signed 2021-04-20 19:12:51 +1000
  • Vanessa Bannatyne
    signed 2021-04-20 19:07:12 +1000
  • Peter Revell
    signed 2021-04-20 19:00:39 +1000
  • Karen Holmes
    signed 2021-04-20 16:59:09 +1000
    can i get more info please?
  • Christine Mason
    signed 2021-04-20 16:55:03 +1000

    I am coming to the blockade on April 30th with two others,

    Julie Begg and Chris Thomas.

    Good luck with fundraising

    Chris Mason
  • Emilia Blondeau
    signed 2021-04-20 16:04:41 +1000
  • Milly Young
    signed 2021-04-20 15:54:34 +1000
  • Christine Turnbull
    signed 2021-04-20 15:38:05 +1000
  • Jane Theau
    signed 2021-04-19 13:44:32 +1000
  • Anne Rittman
    signed 2021-04-19 02:37:15 +1000
    I thoroughly support what you are doing.
  • Erin Amor
    signed 2021-04-12 11:54:15 +1000
  • John O'Sullivan
    signed 2021-04-06 16:42:57 +1000
  • Pia Schuler
    signed 2021-04-05 11:16:12 +1000
    Together with my boyfriend, I spent the last one and a half years in Tasmania. We love this very special place and heard about your protest camp.

    If there is a chance to protect tasmanias rainforests and wildlife for the future and to stop logging old growth forests, we would like to support your project!
  • Russell Southwood
    signed 2021-04-03 21:45:53 +1100
  • Ella Barrett
    signed 2021-03-25 09:14:18 +1100
  • Amy Gibson
    signed 2021-03-24 15:15:32 +1100
  • Liz Newell
    signed 2021-03-23 09:45:11 +1100
    Liz Newell
  • Gretta Kelleher
    signed 2021-03-21 23:04:58 +1100

    I would love to come and help you on the frontline defend Tarkayna/Tarkine. I have a week from 1-8th May – I am coming from Queensland and thought flying would get me down and helping a whole lot quicker. Is this possible? Also where would be the best place to fly to and is there transport from there to the camps.

    I am an outdoor educator with experience in group facilitation, climbing, paddling, hiking etc as well as practical skills including welding, cooking, and general duties to help keep a camp running. I am willing to help support you all in whatever way I can.

    Thank you

  • Jenna Harris
    signed 2021-03-16 13:54:37 +1100
  • Adele Barnett
    signed 2021-03-08 13:06:53 +1100
    Hey, I would love to come and join the blockade

    How long will the blockade be on this season ?