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Protect the Greater Bilby – Add your voice

The elusive Greater Bilby is one of Australia’s most threatened animals. It’s also one of our most-loved, despite the fact many of us have never seen one.

But land clearing for profit threatens their survival. To survive, greater bilbies need safe habitat to call home.

By speaking up and signing the open letter to get big money out of politics, you will be sending a strong message to our elected representatives that it’s time we create a healthy, thriving democracy that’s good for people and planet.

Every signature gets us closer to a democracy that:

  • Caps political donations by corporations to curb unfair influence.
  • Reports donations as they happen so we are all informed.
  • Includes an independent body to investigate and stamp out corruption.

When big money and politics mix, nature loses out.

Sign the open letter: call on our elected representatives to get big money out of our political system, and put people and planet back in.

Find out more about the Greater bilby

A Bilby watches out next to a green bush at night
Find out more about the elusive Greater bilby. Image by: Jiri Lochman/Lochman LT

Open letter

To our elected representatives,

We call on you to work together to get big money out of our political system and put people back in.

This means:

  • Banning large donations to political parties and candidates.
  • Increasing the transparency of political donations, including real time reporting of donations. 
  • Limiting expenditure at election times so corporations can’t use their oversized  wallets to drown out our voices.
  • Creating an independent watchdog to investigate and stamp out corruption.
  • Stronger lobbying regulation and greater transparency so we know who’s meeting with our elected representatives and why.

Latest Supporters

2023-11-29 21:10:43 +1100
Ruby 2023-09-25 13:15:22 +1000
Rebecca 2023-04-08 13:33:50 +1000
Natalie 2023-03-25 11:24:30 +1100
Julie 2022-03-31 16:02:51 +1100
Frank 2022-02-08 20:05:50 +1100
Cristine 2022-01-24 12:00:18 +1100
Robyn 2022-01-03 07:06:02 +1100
Help save these beautiful creatures after all it’s out fault not there’s.
Grace 2021-11-12 17:43:02 +1100
Michael 2021-11-04 12:39:10 +1100
Ella 2021-10-28 08:39:21 +1100
suzita 2021-10-27 15:18:00 +1100
Yvonne 2021-10-25 14:17:44 +1100
Please protect the habitat of the Greater Bilby from land clearing.
Sonia 2021-10-15 14:37:52 +1100
Sarah 2021-10-13 09:13:35 +1100
Glenn 2021-10-12 14:29:41 +1100
Lucy 2021-09-23 01:53:24 +1000
To All Political Parties,
You are elected to govern in the best interests of all Australian people, not just for big business. Please do not accept large donations of money from wealthy individuals or companies. It leads to corruption.
Yours sincerely,
Marjorie Barrett.
Marjorie 2021-09-20 17:11:35 +1000
helgaleena 2021-09-14 12:13:34 +1000
Natalie 2021-09-13 16:39:02 +1000
Marie 2021-09-05 10:17:15 +1000
Please protect our environment and save the Greater Bilby.
Jacqueline 2021-09-04 13:37:32 +1000
Alan 2021-08-23 21:26:13 +1000
Please protect our bilbies!
Victoria 2021-08-22 11:39:37 +1000
Naomi 2021-08-20 00:10:10 +1000
For goodness sake, stop the greed & be on the right side of history & do the right thing.
Steve 2021-08-10 02:05:21 +1000
Carol Suzanne 2021-08-08 10:10:29 +1000
Please don’t be bribed….
They may be little animals, but they deserve to live in their home! We don’t need that space…
Alizee 2021-08-01 22:31:24 +1000
Stop cash for access!
Aiden 2021-08-01 14:46:49 +1000
It’s really up to people to advocate on behalf of the bilby and we can all make a difference.
Sharyn 2021-07-18 12:08:01 +1000