Vale Peter Tonoli

We have terrible news to share with you about the sudden death of our Vice President, Peter Tonoli. We express our sincere condolences to his family and friends and express our thanks for the significant contributions which Peter made over many decades to the shaping of the internet and digital rights in Australia. There are […]

Your chance to be a part of EFA’s Board, and make a difference.

Would you like to help shape the future of digital rights in Australia? Are you passionate about protecting civil liberties and free speech? Electronic Frontiers Australia is currently seeking members’ expressions of interest in filling a casual vacancy on the EFA board Consideration will be given to non-members with the right mix of skills and […]

EFA Comms & Policy Assist – Volunteer Role

Policy team The EFA Policy team is looking for a comms support volunteer that can help internal and external communications hum. Firstly, we want to ensure everyone on the policy team knows what is happening and is up to date. We need someone who can: stay on top of our Topic Box (a cool mail […]

EFA elects first female leadership team

Electronic Frontiers Australia, the country’s leading digital rights organisation, is proud to announce that its Board has elected its first female leadership team. Lyndsey Jackson was elected unopposed as the new Chair of EFA at a Board meeting held on Sunday 15th October. Katherine Phelps was elected as the new vice-Chair. Lachlan Simpson was also […]

“Everyone Made Themselves the Hero.” Remembering Aaron Swartz

On January 18, 2012, the Internet went dark. Hundreds of websites went black in protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA). The bills would have created a “blacklist” of censored websites based on accusations of copyright infringement. SOPA was en route to quietly passing. But when millions of […]