In just a few days, tens of thousands of Australian students are set to abandon their schoolwork to protest global inaction on climate change – and you could join their ranks.
School Strike 4 Climate, inspired by Swedish teen Greta Thunberg and her landmark refusal to act like everything is normal, is going down on September 20. Just quietly, it’s going to be big.
Luckily for you, the folks over at School Strike 4 Climate have compiled a list of rallies, big and small, meaning you too can scream bloody murder at our collective decision to watch the world burn.
Behold, the Aussie capital cities hosting School Strike 4 Climate rallies. Click through for more details:
Victoria Square, marching towards Parliament House
Queens Garden, Brisbane
Glebe Park, Canberra
Parliament Lawns, Hobart
Treasury Lawns, Melbourne
Forrest Place, Perth
The Domain, Sydney
Not represented by one of those options? No stress. Dozens of rallies are taking place in regional centres across Australia, and you can have a peek below:
New South Wales
Like we said, we expect this one to be large. We’ll let you know if that’s the case on September 20.Image: David Crosling / AAP Image