Petroleum Summit Taranaki

In March this year, oil executives will meet in Taranaki for their annual conference – and it’s our job to disrupt it. We can’t let them continue to burn fossil …

NVDA Training Day!

In preparation for the upcoming Petroleum Summit in Taranaki Oil Free Wellington is holding a non-violent direct action (NVDA) training day on Saturday 4th March, 12pm, at the Newtown Community …

Oil vessel in port

A banner calling for ‘Climate Justice’ and “no deep sea oil” was attached to fencing at Wellington’s port today, in response to a seismic blasting support vessel arriving in port. …

Noisy action to highlight Todd’s climate crimes

In September Oil Free Wellington made noise outside Todd Corporation’s Wellington headquarters protesting the company’s ongoing oil and gas exploration, including fracking. This happened as Todd’s subsidiary, Nova, is seeking …

Tour of the Fracking industry in Taranaki

Taranaki is a front-line community in the struggle for climate justice in Aotearoa, like other communities facing fracking around the world. The oil and gas industry has had a heavy presence in …

DeCO2lonise

Some beginning definitions Colonisation is an ongoing process of control by which a central system of power dominates the surrounding land and its components (people, animals etc.). Colonialism is a …

We have not won at Paris But we will win

This weekend saw people descend on Wellington from around the country as part of Oil Free Wellington’s Change Everything Gathering and Community Flotilla. The gathering on Saturday saw Maori and …

Change Everything

Oil Free Wellington warmly invites you to Change Everything, a gathering and day of action in Wellington, on December 12th and 13th this year. Change Everything is a chance for us …