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World Sawfish Day Celebration at Rockingham Library

On October 8th we celebrated World Sawfish Day by hosting a family-friendly event at Rockingham Library! Local members of the community came to view our spectacular 7 metre sawfish art-installation, learn about the Fitzroy River’s critically endangered...

43,000 voices calling for the Martuwarra Fitzroy River to be protected

More than 43,000 people have stood up to protect the Martuwarra Fitzroy River, writing submissions to the WA Government to protect the river in response to the Fitzroy River Water Discussion Paper.The unprecedented result is...

Derby students create heart on banks of Fitzroy River in support

Year 10 students from Derby District High School have created an image of support in the shape of a heart on the banks of the Martuwarra Fitzroy River in an effort to protect the River...

Hundreds march to protect the Martuwarra and Aboriginal Heritage

“Don’t let the Martuwarra Fitzroy River become the next Juukan Gorge” They were the powerful words spoken by Kimberley Land Council chair Anthony Watson at Parliament House yesterday and echoed by the hundreds of people...

Full House at Two Rivers Talking Event

Nearly 450 guests attended ‘Two Rivers Talking’ last week, an event celebrating the Martuwarra Fitzroy River and Derbarl Yerrigan Swan River, featuring a special screening of The Serpent’s Tale and a Q&A session with Elders....

Voices of the River series highlights Martuwarra Fitzroy River threat

We’re excited to announce the launch of the award-winning documentary web series Voices of the River, premiering today! Over the next 10 weeks we’ll showcase the powerful and inspiring voices of 10 Martuwarra Traditional Owners and...

"Protect the Fitzroy River"

'Thinking Allowed' article on protecting the Fitzroy River, written by Suzy Stanford. Published in the Fremantle Herald and the Perth Voice, May 28, 2021. 

Martuwarra Traditional Owners call for protection of Fitzroy River at Parliament House

Traditional Owners from the Kimberley stood on the steps of Parliament House yesterday, calling for the WA Government to protect Aboriginal Heritage and the mighty Martuwarra Fitzroy River.

Campaign to protect the Fitzroy River heats up with new bus advertising

The threat facing the Martuwarra Fitzroy River is a big problem, so we have gone big with our promotions; and put it on a bus!  Check out our new Fitzroy River bus adverts, which are...

WA election: Kimberley candidates have their say on the Fitzroy River

As Western Australians prepare to go to the polls, hundreds of Kimberley Like Nowhere Else supporters have asked local candidates for their position on the protection of the Fitzroy River.  We wanted to give you...

Two Rivers Talking Event Success

A celebration of the Martuwarra Fitzroy River and Derbarl Yerrigan Swan River, 'TWO RIVERS TALKING' featured the Perth preview screenings of the new short film The Serpent’s Tale, and a Q&A with Elders.

Local fishers speak out for the Fitzroy!

Local Kimberley recreational fishers share their connection to the Fitzroy River in a new series of compelling short videos. 

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