NVDA Workshop

Non-violent direct action has played, and continues to play, an important role in movements for social change throughout history from the civil rights movement in the US to the anti-nuclear …

Bidder 70 Film Screening

Bidder 70 Film Screening

Oil Free Wellington and other Oil Free groups around Aotearoa held public screenings of the film Bidder 70, the story of economics student Tim DeChristopher who commits an extraordinary, ingenious …

Straterra Protest

Straterra Protest

There was a fantastic turnout for the protest outside Straterra where Simon Bridges meet with mining lobbyists to discuss the future of the industry in New Zealand. The Minister for …

Oil Free Aotearoa Video

Grassroots oil free groups from around Aotearoa including Oil Free Wellington put together a little clip in solidarity. Together, we are Oil Free Aotearoa. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHnwkGS10ik&feature=youtu.be  

Penguins take the Plunge

Penguins take the Plunge

Two Oil Free Wellington “penguins” joined the Polar Plunge at the Petone Winter Festival.  Them and the team spent the afternoon leafleting and chatting with hundreds of people at the …

Anadarko Leak 2 Weeks to Cap

A representative of Anadarko admitted this week that a deep sea oil blowout in New Zealand could take up to two weeks to be capped. We sent out a press …

Back Benchers

Back Benchers

Oil Free Wellington represented at Back Benches against Deep Sea Oil drilling. The place was packed, and when the host asked, ‘and who here is pro drilling?’ there was total …