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ECOCEANIC SWIM ANNOUNCES FIRST MARKET STALL

Melanie Mangione

ECOCEANIC SWIM ANNOUNCES FIRST MARKET STALL

⚓ Sydney Siders - We are celebrating 40 years on the frontline of Marine Conservation. Sea Shepherd - Stand Fast! ⚓Come down with your smiles and enjoy a free fun day.Featuring special guest speaker, Captain Peter Hammarstedt of @mybobbarker and more to be announced!🌊 Raffles, vegan food, family activities and entertainment and awesome stalls -  YESSS, I will be there holding an @ecoceanic stall 😊 so come and say Hi! 🙌Remember to thank all staff and volunteers for their hard (AMAZING) work and donate to support us!Visit www.seashepherd40thanniversary.org for more information.#standfast #seashepherd #seashepherd40#standfast2017


🐋🐙🦈🌴 CHECK OUT SOME ACCESSORIES THAT'LL BE ON SALE SOON🌴🦈🐙🐋

Melanie Mangione

Tags coming soon, jewellery, jewelry, new, octopus, shark, shells, turtle, whale

<span>🐋🐙🦈🌴 CHECK OUT SOME ACCESSORIES THAT'LL BE ON SALE SOON🌴🦈🐙🐋

 Keep an eye out for launch date. 💌 Shipping worldwide available 🌏- #Octopus #Kraken ring - #HammerheadRing- #Motherwhale and #Calfwhale tail necklace- Choker- Sea #turtle earings #honu


Low tides & Good vibes

Melanie Mangione

Low tides & Good vibes

🌞 There's just something about being in/on the #beach that clears my mind at rests my soul. 🌊 Watching the waves crash, everyone's happiness and peace, happy families enjoying it and dogs too. We go here to celebrate, relax, to do our hobbies whether it be #diving, #surfing#photography #volleyball etc. So why can't we give the ocean the love back it deserves? It gives us so much. Please remember to #takeyourrubbish#dontlitter and #take3forthesea pick up any rubbish you may see. You wouldn't want a #turtle getting tangled in your rubbish. Let's spread the #love for our ocean and #respect and #preserve it for years ahead. There's so many small things you can change in your day that can affect...


Save our Marine Sanctuaries!

Melanie Mangione

Save our Marine Sanctuaries!

The Turnbull Government has released its draft plans for our suspended National Network of Marine Sanctuaries.- plans to allow fishing across 80 percent of its protected maritime sanctuaries, the government said on Friday in a proposal that would vastly extend commercial activity in the world’s largest marine-reserves network.🐊🌈🐢🐳🐋🐬🐟🐠🐡🦈🐙🐋🦀🌴🌊💧🦑🌡If the plan, backed by the government of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, is approved by Parliament, it will be the first time a nation has scaled back its regulations in protected maritime areas. The move could set a precedent for other countries, including the United States, that are considering similar reversals.This would be...


Do we need forests? Do we need trees? Do we need reefs?

Melanie Mangione

Tags art, coral, coral bleaching, shark

Do we need forests? Do we need trees? Do we need reefs?

The answer is F*CK YES. The heading is quoted from documentary "Chasing Corals", What a powerful statement. Today I had a great conversation with Kanda Schueller (Instagram: @Kandasaurus_rex), the artist of this beautiful painting in relation to the stigma sharks face and also attention of coral bleaching next to beautiful blooming colours to make it more relatable. But to me, a coral reef is an underwater city/forest. And this city is burning (bleaching) in front of our very eyes due to water temperatures rising.  Contrary? I agree. So, why can't humans realise the importance of the above 2 marine animals? we...