1. Ring and/or fax your MP and Senators and tell them the Government’s emission reduction targets are unacceptable and the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme will lock us in to dangerously high greenhouse gas emissions.
You can find their phone number by searching here www.aph.gov.au/whoswho/index.htm
You can also email politicians – for example: Kevin.Rudd.MP@aph.gov.au, Wayne.Swan.MP@aph.gov.au, Peter.Garrett.MP@aph.gov.au, email@example.com, Martin.Ferguson.MP@aph.gov.au, JMacklin.MP@aph.gov.au, Tony.burke.MP@aph.gov.au, Julia.Gillard.MP@aph.gov.au, Lindsay.Tanner.MP@aph.gov.au, firstname.lastname@example.org, Tanya.Plibersek.MP@aph.gov.au
2. Call talk-back radio and write letters to newspapers about the targets.
Here are some details for those outlets, and some talking points below.
ABC Radio: 8333 2137, email@example.com
2GB: 8570 0000
Sydney Morning Herald: 9282 2022, firstname.lastname@example.org (must include sender’s home address and day and evening phone numbers for verification. Ideally, letters will be a maximum of 200 words)
Daily Telegraph: 9288-3384, email@example.com
The Australian: firstname.lastname@example.org
AAP: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
3. Join the national climate movement. Check out the details at climatesummit.org.au