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Government’s “Ministry of Oil” charges Russel Norman and two other Greenpeace swimmers

Greenpeace NZ executive director Russel Norman has been charged under the Crown Minerals Act along with two others for their…

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Greenpeace swimmers stop oil exploration ship

Watch as Russel Norman, and two crewmates from the crowdfunded Greenpeace vessel Taitu, take action to protect the climate from…

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PRESS RELEASE: Greenpeace swimmers stop Amazon Warrior seismic blasting, 50 miles out to sea

Greenpeace activists have thrown themselves into the sea in front of a huge offshore oil exploration vessel off the New…

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First Encounter with The Beast

Today the crew of Taitu intercepted The Beast and delivered a clear cease and desist message. They flew a giant 'Rise…

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PRESS RELEASE: Greenpeace NZ sets out in crowdfunded boat to confront Amazon Warrior

Trump-backed oil giant Chevron and arctic driller Statoil are using the 125-metre long Amazon Warrior, dubbed “The Beast”, to search…

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We're off to find The Beast

I’m in the wheelhouse of our new crowdfunded boat, Taitu. As you read this, we’re leaving Napier behind us.

We’re off to confront The Beast. I feel like I’m walking in the footsteps of the original Greenpeace crew on the…

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Korero with Mere and Ngahiwi Tomoana

Mere and Ngahiwi Tomoana, the chair of Ngati Kahungunu, come on board the Taitu and talk with Russel Norman and…

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Ta Matau A Māui Returns

Crew from the Taitu met those from the Ngati Kahungunu ocean voyaging waka Te Matau a Māui as they returned…

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Taitu's first voyage as a Greenpeace boat

I’m writing from on board our new crowdfunded boat Taitu after a night I’ll never forget... We arrived in Napier early…

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Taitu and a long history of protest in boats

After confronting Statoil and Chevron seismic blasting 50 nautical miles off the Wairarapa coast in small inflatable boats, we put…

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