Australian Demonstrations Against Adidas for use of Kangaroo Skins
- Demonstrations are planned throughout Australia for 31 August to
protest against Adidas' use of kangaroo leather in their sport shoes.
will coincide with Viva!'s campaign in both the UK and the U.S.
Actions are currently planned for Sydney, Brisbane, and Melbourne.
SA and WA groups, who are very widespread, are looking at getting
signatures on a letter, or an email protest, to their relevent
Below are the contact persons for information about where the
will be held around the country.
Victoria, Claudette Vaughan, claudelou@... , Maryland Wilson,
03 59788570, 0417 148 501, Rheya Linden, 03 9380 2252
South Australia; Bev Selway, 08 8556 5538, David Nichols, 08 8835 2226
NSW, Halina Thompson, 0407 456683, Katherine Rogers, 0419 208132,
Richard Jones, 02 92302858
Queensland, Pat O'Brien, 0408 711344, Kim Stewart, 3342 7226, 0415
West Australia, Peta Rakela, 08 95718272, Lyn Hancock, 08 95241127,
Canberra, Bill Corn, 0409 598809
For those wishing to write a protest letter to Adidas Australia,
address is Adidas Australia Head Office, 767 Springvale Rd, Mulgrave,
3170. The email address of the Managing Director, Robin Berry, is
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