South Australia (SA) is a state with a proud history of protecting democratic freedoms. But up until the last five years, it had been quite quiet in terms of local activism.

Image of a "die in" in a mall in SA, with people in white on the ground and a lone woman in red standing
Participants in this peaceful action could be charged & penalised up to $50k in future

This has changed profoundly with Extinction Rebellion emerging as a force to be reckoned with. They instigated the production of the absolutely brilliant website Peaceful Purpose Training. It goes into extensive detail for activists around legislation, your rights, dealing with police and more.