July News

Winter is upon us. The days are cold and the nights are colder. Spare a thought for the many animals that don't have any shelter or warmth, and the many that will perish in the cold...young lambs especially. For introduced animals, family, farm or (so called) feral, the Australian climate may be a killer. Let's work towards a world where such threats to animals are minimised or eliminated. Continue reading

Post Conference News

National Conference - A great celebration of our successIt was fantastic to have a day to come together nationally, celebrate our achievements, cogitate about our shortcomings and discuss the way forward. Thanks in particular to the organisers, Fiona Mcrostie and Justine Curatolo. A fuller report will follow in the next newsletter. Continue reading

AJP Victoria Committee of Management Elections 2015

The AJP Victoria Committee of Management will be holding its elections in the month. Below is a statement from the Returning Officer (Justine Curatolo) about the upcoming AJP Victoria Committee election. BALLOT PERIOD Voting will open on 14th June at 9 am and close on 4th July 2.30 pm.  ELIGIBILITY TO VOTE All financial members of the Animal Justice Party residing in Victoria are eligible to vote. (Membership roll as of 11th May 2015). Eligible voters will receive an email on the 14th June with the link to OpaVote. OpaVote is a secure online voting system, accessible from all smart phones, ipads and other computer devices. CANDIDATES All candidate profiles are available in the link below. There will also be a Q & A session with all candidates at the AJP National Conference in Abbotsford, 4th July at 1.30 pm. The Q&A session will be available to all free of charge, but if you would like to attend the full conference, tickets can be purchased here. Facilities to vote can be provided at the Conference on the 4th of July if necessary.  FURTHER INFORMATION If you require further information or have any questions, please contact the Returning Officer, Justine Curatolo on justine.curatolo.ajp@gmail.com Continue reading

June News

Our next monthly meeting is Thursday, 25 June at 6:30pm, Ross House at 247 Flinders Lane in the CBD. We will bring everyone up to date with what is happening in our campaigns, preparations for the next election, the upcoming National Conference and the status of the various regional groups. Hope to see you there. Continue reading

Submission to the Inquiry into The Greyhound Racing Industry in Tasmania

  The Animal Justice Party have made submissions to the inquiries into Greyhound racing in Tasmania, Queensland and New South Wales. Read on to see the Tasmanian one in detail...  Continue reading

May News

National Conference - Tickets now available. Our very first AJP National Conference will be held on July 4 at the Abbotsford Convent here in Melbourne. Come and HAVE YOUR SAY about the type of Campaigns the AJP should focus on, policies of the AJP and the future direction of the party. As the party grows with membership and our political success, YOUR input is important now more than ever. As you can see from the flyer, our keynote speaker is the Honourable Mark Pearson MP, the first representative for animals in any Australian Parliament.To purchase your tickets, go to animaljusticeparty.orgor ajpvic.org.au. Please contact Fiona or Justine: ajpconference2015@outlook.com for more information. Continue reading

April News

Our next monthly meeting is Thursday, 23 April at 6:30pm, Ross House at 247 Flinders Lane in the CBD.  We will bring everyone up to date with what is happening now in NSW, as well as the rest of our organisation and campaigns. Continue reading

NSW Election - The Animals Win It!

Not only did we win concessions from the major parties leading in to the NSW election, but after the 'button was pushed' today to see the final voter preferences counted and distributed, we won a seat in the Legislative Council (upper house), electing Mark Pearson. Continue reading

March News 2

Our next monthly meeting, the NSW election, our new stall manager and more! Read on... Continue reading

March News 1

Victorian Registration renewal, volunteering for the NSW election and lots more. Continue reading