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30 November 2021

SPA interviewed on Overpopulation Podcast

The Overpopulation Podcast is the world’s only dedicated podcast focusing on overpopulation run by the USA based ‘Population Balance’ (formerly World Population Balance). For episode #69,  The Overpopulation Podcast interviewed our Communications Manager,  Michael Bayliss. Michael Bayliss from Sustainable Population Australia shares his vision for a post-growth society that is rooted in a background in …

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16 August 2021

Let’s rethink Big Australia

“The pandemic has put a pause on population growth due to border closures. BIG business is putting pressure on our political leaders for a post-pandemic population boom. Don’t let the developers decide our future and return us to a BIG Australia. NOW is the time to rethink a big Australia. Let’s choose a sustainable future …

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18 July 2021

Dr Jane O’Sullivan Presents at World Population Day for Scientists Warning Europe

SPA’s Dr Jane O’Sullivan was the 04th speaker at World Population Day Presentation and Panel Discussion – What is a sustainable population? Why, when and what should we do about it? This was an online event organised by Scientists Warning Europe,  with speakers including Dr Bill Rees, Prof Phoebe Barnard and Dr Christopher Tucker. This …

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5 June 2021

SPA releases updated population position and policy statement

SPA has released a revised statement on its population position and policies. The statement lays out the basic scientific facts and moral principles that guide SPA’s position and policy recommendations on population. In particular this new statement explains: What are SPA’s Vision, Mission and Objectives Why it is necessary to bring an end to population …

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3 June 2021

SPA response to ABC Life Matters with Hilary Harper: ‘Is Australia’s population getting too big?’

You may have heard the ABC Radio National Life Matters program: “Talkback: Is Australia’s population getting too big?” featuring Hilary Harper in discussion with Dr Liz Allen and Professor Tim Soutphommasane.  It was broadcast on Monday 31 May 2021 and featured the usual tropes and misinformation. Our national President, Jenny Goldie,  wrote a response to …

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