Admiral Chris Barrie says Peter Dutton stops Defence personnel talking about climate change

By Soofia Tariq
Updated March 18 2022 - 1:13pm, first published 8:30am
Former ADF chief Admiral Chris Barrie. Picture: Matt Loxton

A former head of the Australian Defence Force and member of the Global Military Advisory Council on Climate Change, Admiral Chris Barrie, has criticised the Defence Department's lack of action on climate change.



Soofia Tariq

Cadet Journalist

Soofia joined the Canberra Times in 2022 as the cadet. She previously interned and was an audio producer at The Guardian Australia. She has also worked at 2SER Radio and City Hub Sydney. Her email is