Posts tagged "Aussie Farms"

New Zealand farmers furious Australian animal rights group put them on the map

[19 August/Stuff NZ] Federated Farmers are furious that Australian animal rights group Aussie Farms have begun listing descriptions and addresses of Southland farms on a website map, claiming it could encourage illegal activity by activists on farms. The map lists 150-200 farms, both dry stock and dairy across the Southland region and states that it...

Australia to get tough on animal activists

[16 April/Rural News] The Australian government is promising tougher sanctions against animal activists, including a new offence with up to 12 months jail time for those who use a carriage service, such as the internet to disclose personal information and incite others to trespass on farmland and livestock facilities and damage businesses. This is to...

Animal rights group creates online map showing farm locations and contact details

[21 January/ABC] Industry outrage was prompted after a website detailing the location and contact details of Australian farms was launched.  The site was called an invasion of privacy. Animal rights charity, Aussie Farms, created the map, with the group’s executive director Chris Delforce noting it had been made live so the public could view the...