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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  • Monica Francia
    signed 2020-12-29 13:45:01 +1100
  • victoria graham
    signed 2020-12-29 13:43:50 +1100
    I can help with graphics
  • Rhys Harris
    signed 2020-12-29 13:39:50 +1100
    I would love to find out more, cheers
  • Greg Deacon
    signed 2020-12-29 13:37:37 +1100
  • Kristine Barnden
    signed 2020-12-29 13:36:05 +1100
  • Nikki Gooley
    signed 2020-12-29 13:26:21 +1100
  • Carol Berry
    signed 2020-12-29 13:20:30 +1100
  • Mark Stockdale
    signed 2020-12-29 13:19:27 +1100
    Outrageous that here in the 21st century the smallest remnants of remaining forests are being razed so some foreign millionaires can keep their pockets lined. How are we not learning from the experiences of the past, are we really this stupid as a nation?
  • Leighton Donelly
    signed 2020-12-29 13:18:00 +1100
  • Jan Pur
    signed 2020-12-29 13:17:24 +1100
    Hoping to drive up with the children and give support to the frontline team in early January.
  • Danny Christensen
    signed 2020-12-29 13:11:54 +1100
    Can only be greed or man’s insatiable appetite to plunder nature for immediate gain without regard to preservation for the future and sutvival of the planet
  • Annemiek Commandeur
    signed 2020-12-29 13:09:23 +1100
  • Rachael Zebrowski
    signed 2020-12-29 13:09:13 +1100
  • Roddie Mac
    signed 2020-12-29 13:03:32 +1100
    It is tragic, sick and absolutely bewildering how anybody with some intellect would even conceive at doing such a barbaric act as in clearing these marvelous, magnificent ancient trees.. Only the mind of an environmental rapist or that of a mad person could instruct such destruction. As for the labourers with the machinery are brain dead followers with no conscious except for the dollar sign.
  • Jeanette McCready
    signed 2020-12-29 13:02:41 +1100
  • colita scott
    signed 2020-12-29 13:01:32 +1100
    our ancient forests shouldn’t need our protection if our government actually cared about our future survival and the survival of our biodiversity!
  • Allan Bradshaw
    signed 2020-12-29 13:01:31 +1100
  • Ann Lane
    signed 2020-12-29 13:01:01 +1100
  • Trish Chadwick
    signed 2020-12-29 12:59:02 +1100
  • Carol Barnett
    signed 2020-12-29 12:57:54 +1100
  • Xavier Gouault
    signed 2020-12-29 12:56:28 +1100
  • James Cameron
    signed 2020-12-29 12:55:36 +1100
    Such a worthy battle, wish I could be there, GOODLUCK!🍀
  • wayne
    @wayne13738851 tweeted link to this page. 2020-12-29 12:52:31 +1100
  • Wayne Hall
    signed 2020-12-29 12:52:06 +1100
  • Andrew Hookham
    signed 2020-12-29 12:43:44 +1100
    I fully support what your doing I only wish I could be there to help out!

    We must stop the logging of these magnificent trees
  • Martin Hewett
    signed 2020-12-29 12:41:17 +1100
    After the fires of last summer wildlife needs all the help it can get.
  • James Barrie
    signed 2020-12-29 12:39:37 +1100
  • Todd Dickson
    signed 2020-12-29 12:38:11 +1100
  • Ruby Rose
    signed 2020-12-29 12:34:26 +1100
    Hi there. I am keen to get involved and come along to the blockades!

    Thanks heaps

  • Trish Humpries
    signed 2020-12-29 12:33:36 +1100
    Kathryn Godman (Kate)