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Sea Shepherd Intercepts Toothfish Poachers

Friday, 19 December 2014, 3:48 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Yesterday, at approximately 2152 AEDT, the Sea Shepherd conservation ship, Bob Barker, intercepted the illegal fishing vessel Thunder, at 62 15’ South, 81 24’ East, inside the CCAMLR (Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources) ... More >>

Sea Shepherd ship, Sam Simon, departs for Operation Icefish

Monday, 8 December 2014, 1:33 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

This morning the Sea Shepherd conservation ship, Sam Simon, will depart Wellington, New Zealand for a new Southern Ocean defence mission, Operation Icefish. The campaign, Sea Shepherd’s 11th in the Antarctic waters, will focus on targeting the illegal ... More >>

Sea Shepherd ship departs on Operation Icefish

Wednesday, 3 December 2014, 11:42 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

This morning, the Sea Shepherd ship, the Bob Barker, is departing Hobart for the commencement of the organisation’s 11th Southern Ocean Defence Campaign, Operation Icefish. More >>

Sea Shepherd Launches New Southern Ocean Campaign

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 9:45 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

Following Sea Shepherd’s victory of saving 784 threatened, endangered and protected whales during the 2013/14 whaling season, the International Court of Justice delivered a landmark ruling declaring that the Japanese whaling program in the Antarctic is ... More >>

Sea Shepherd takes fight to the airwaves

Wednesday, 16 July 2014, 12:47 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Sydney – 16th July 2014: Sea Shepherd Australia has launched an online radio station to raise awareness about the conservation work it does for the world’s oceans. Music from artists including Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Aerosmith, Queens of the Stone ... More >>

Sea Shepherd Ships Return From Successful Whale Defence

Saturday, 22 March 2014, 3:16 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Sea Shepherd Ships Return From Successful Whale Defence Campaign Saturday March 22, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — Today, the Sea Shepherd conservation ships The Bob Barker and The Steve Irwin returned from the Southern Ocean, concluding Sea ... More >>

Return from longest Antarctic anti-whaling campaign ever

Friday, 21 March 2014, 11:32 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

The last two Sea Shepherd ships will return on Saturday to land after completing the longest ever Antarctic anti-whaling campaign, Operation Relentless. After spending more than 90 days at sea and enduring the most agreesive attacks from Japanese whalers ... More >>

Sea Shepherd Australia denied injunction for sharks of WA

Thursday, 6 March 2014, 11:55 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

The Hon. Justice Edelman today denied an application filed by Sea Shepherd Australia and Dr. Sharon Burden in the Western Australia Supreme Court for a full judicial review into the WA state government’s controversial shark cull program. More >>

More Whales Slaughtered in Whale Sanctuary

Monday, 3 March 2014, 12:22 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

More Whales Slaughtered in Whale Sanctuary Sunday March 2, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — Today, at approximately 10:05 AEDT, Sea Shepherd located the factory vessel of the Japanese whaling fleet, the Nisshin Maru , at 74°23’ S, 178°55’ W inside ... More >>

Governments Abandon Whale Sanctuary to Japan

Monday, 3 March 2014, 12:07 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Australian And New Zealand Governments Abandon Whale Sanctuary to Japan Monday March 3, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — Last night at approximately 1715 AEDT, the Sea Shepherd conservation ship The Bob Barker was ambushed by two harpoon vessels of ... More >>

Australian Government Values Whales At $290 AUD Each

Thursday, 27 February 2014, 1:27 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Australia —Senate transcripts released yesterday have revealed a number of facts about Australian government’s program to monitor whaling operations in the Southern Ocean, including costs relating to the first, and so far only, surveillance flight. More >>

Sea Shepherd Ambushed In Night Attack

Monday, 24 February 2014, 10:04 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

At approximately 1936 AEDT yesterday, the Japanese whaling fleet launched an unprovoked six-hour night attack on the Sea Shepherd conservation ship, The Bob Barker. More >>

Sea Shepherd Locates Whale Poaching Fleet

Monday, 24 February 2014, 9:06 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

At 0445 AEDT today, Sea Shepherd conservation ship, The Steve Irwin, located the Japanese whaling fleet at 74° 48’ S, 175° 28’ W, inside the Ross Sea Dependency, and is currently preparing to intercept the poachers, who are now running. More >>

Whaling Ship Enters New Zealand Waters

Saturday, 8 February 2014, 2:29 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Saturday February 8, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — At 0136 NZDT today, theShonan Maru No. 2, the Japanese government security vessel responsible for sinking the New Zealand-registered trimaran Ady Gil in 2010, entered the 200 nautical mile limit ... More >>

Whaling Fleet Approaching Australian And New Zealand Waters

Friday, 7 February 2014, 10:35 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

Whaling Fleet Approaching Australian And New Zealand Waters Friday February 7, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — The Yushin Maru No. 3 , the harpoon ship responsible for hitting The Bob Barker during Sunday’s nine-hour assault on the Sea Shepherd ... More >>

Indiscriminate killing of precious marine life goes on

Thursday, 6 February 2014, 5:06 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Click for big version. Thursday 6th February 2014 – Perth, Western Australia - Report from the front lines with Animal Amnesty and Sea Shepherd Australia More >>

Yushin Maru No. 3 Hits the Bob Barker

Monday, 3 February 2014, 12:16 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Yushin Maru No. 3 Hits the Bob Barker Monday February 3, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — Following yesterday’s attack from the three harpoon vessels of the Japanese whaling fleet on the Sea Shepherd ships The Bob Barker and The Steve Irwin , Sea ... More >>

Australia, NZ, Even-Handed on Whale Killers

Monday, 3 February 2014, 11:57 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

Monday February 3rd, 2014 – Hobart, Australia — The Chair of Sea shepherd Australia, Bob Brown, has called for the Australian and New Zealand governments to assert their authority and policy by intervening to protect the whales now being hunted by the ... More >>

Sea Shepherd Ships Under Attack From Whaling Fleet

Sunday, 2 February 2014, 10:59 am | Sea Shepherd Australia

At approximately 0650 AEDT today, The Bob Barker, was hit by the Japanese whaling fleet’s harpoon vessel, the Yushin Maru No. 2 as the harpoon vessel crossed in front of the bow of the Sea Shepherd ship at 67° 29’ S 164 °01’ W. More >>

Whaling Halted - Sea Shepherd Secures the Slipway

Friday, 31 January 2014, 12:52 pm | Sea Shepherd Australia

Friday January 31, 2014 – Melbourne, Australia — As of 1700 AEDT today, the Sea Shepherd Fleet has shut down the operations of the Japanese whaling fleet for seven consecutive days. The Sea Shepherd ships now guard the slipway of the Nisshin Maru, ... More >>



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