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Right now there is a plan to ship up to one-third of the world’s high-level radioactive waste and bury it in South Australia.

This plan would impact Australians for the next 300,000 years.

It would enable aging nuclear reactors around the world – now under pressure to close because of their intractable waste problems – to stay open for another decade – more risk and more waste.

Let’s tell South Australian Premier Weatherill not to open Australia’s door to the world’s dirty and dangerous radioactive waste. We should not prop up this declining industry for a few more years and impose its waste on generations of our children to come.

Muckaty Tradiditonal Owners fought against a plan to dump waste on their country.

Muckaty Traditional Owners united against a plan to dump radioactive waste on their country, and won.

There’s an organised campaign for an international waste dump in Australia, an expensive “consultation” and social media campaign which presents the plan as if it’s a done deal. We need to counter this push.

The future for Australia – and the world’s – energy needs is renewable, not radioactive. Energy from the sun, wind, and waves is abundant and will never run out. It doesn’t pollute the air we breathe or the water we drink. Nuclear energy is dirty, dangerous, expensive and belongs in the past.

After seven decades of commercial nuclear power operations, not one nation has a final disposal site for high level waste and the sector is strewn with failed projects, timeline delays and massive cost overruns.

The global nuclear power sector is dying out due to public opposition, extreme costs and the rise of renewable energy.

Nuclear waste is like zombie waste – it remains undead.

Will you sign our petition to send a strong message so Premier Weatherill knows Australians don’t support South Australia storing radioactive waste from all around the world?

Together, we can ensure that South Australia’s future is bright, not glowing.

BREAKING NEWS: Citizens' jury rejects push for South Australian nuclear waste dump

Latest Supporters

Michelle Wolker
Michelle 2017-12-06 13:46:42 +1100
Tom 2017-11-13 14:40:09 +1100
dump it where it is used NOT HERE
kathy 2017-11-09 18:52:32 +1100
How DARE you even consider such disaster! My will is that you refuse any such storage of nuclear waste in Australia.
Madeleine 2017-11-09 16:43:47 +1100
Dale 2017-11-09 06:59:58 +1100
stop this madness now before this happens
Bruce 2017-11-08 09:35:04 +1100
We the people don’t want. You have to respect our wll
Ken 2017-11-06 20:01:52 +1100
No way
Cathy 2017-11-06 17:55:48 +1100
Tuesday 2017-11-06 15:11:14 +1100
Lets start on our own back yard
Susan 2017-11-06 14:26:32 +1100
No no no radioactive storage waste
Janice 2017-11-05 09:49:14 +1100
Roy 2017-10-25 01:02:24 +1100
Christine 2017-10-02 20:43:27 +1100
Yolanda 2017-09-30 09:05:54 +1000
michael 2017-08-16 16:47:42 +1000
Janet 2017-06-25 22:14:50 +1000
Catherine 2017-06-23 21:53:16 +1000
James 2017-06-07 02:58:22 +1000
Teresa 2017-06-06 10:58:23 +1000
Carl 2017-06-05 13:38:20 +1000
bronwyn 2017-05-27 12:11:40 +1000
Kevin 2017-05-20 17:54:09 +1000
Cathy 2017-05-20 12:13:53 +1000
Mark 2017-05-19 20:11:18 +1000
Margaret Graves
Margaret 2017-05-13 10:58:11 +1000
Nuclear waste is such a risky proposition and stays dangerous for such a ridiculously long time – don’t do it!
Renewable energy provides many jobs, carries minimal environmental risk and helps us keep a liveable climate by reducing global warming.
Go renewable not nuclear!
Thomas 2017-05-12 16:33:04 +1000
Viktor 2017-05-11 20:48:29 +1000
It’s a recipe for a multi-billion dollar clean up/headache for future generations. Just look at Germany’s nuclear waste nightmare! This would be much worst than leaving future generations a multi-billion dollar foreign accounts deficit!
James 2017-05-11 11:12:15 +1000
Theresa Mason
Theresa 2017-05-10 20:00:25 +1000
Rohan Stewart
Rohan 2017-05-10 13:14:24 +1000