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There is still time to abandon disastrous music festival licensing rules: Greens

12 February, 2019 - The Greens are calling on NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian to abandon her disastrous new licensing regime for music festivals set to be introd...

Sacgasco PEP 11 decision shows community campaign working

12 February, 2019 - The Greens have credited the community campaign against an offshore gas proposal off the Coast of Newcastle, the Central Coast and Sydney fo...

Statement from Victorian Greens Co-Convenors

8 February, 2019 - Two proposals were put to Victorian Greens State Council on Saturday regarding transgender-exclusionary rhetoric. Contending views put forwar...

Breakthrough judgment on Rocky Hill: courts recognize climate change, when will Parliament?

8 February, 2019 - The Land and Environment Court has today handed down its decision on the Rocky Hill Coal Mine. This landmark decision is the first time we se...

Remembering Black Saturday

7 February, 2019 - This week, most Victorians will think back to exactly where they were on Black Saturday. For many, the memories are still incredibly raw a...

Planning law has power to destroy our community

7 February, 2019 - Greens call for immediate moratorium on manor houses. Greens Member for Ballina Tamara Smith MP is calling for an immediate moratorium on ...

An immediate fix for unsafe cladding

5 February, 2019 - Victorian Greens leader Samantha Ratnam is calling for the urgent replacement of flammable cladding on buildings that have been identifi...

We’ll see you in court: local community starts court challenge to stadium demolition

4 February, 2019 - Local community group Local Democracy Matters have issued a legal challenge to the State Government regarding the approval for the controvers...

Member for Ballina Tamara Smith calls for compulsory acquisition of West Byron site

1 February, 2019 - State Member for Ballina, Tamara Smith MP has called on the Minister for Planning and the Minister for Environment and Heritage to compulsori...

Liberals' anti-environment agenda now crystal clear

31 January, 2019 - The Marshall Liberal Government’s willful abandonment of the environment will send species extinct and further degrade struggling eco-systems...

Minister wrong on Kangaroo Island

25 January, 2019 - SA Environment Minister David Speirs is dead wrong when he claims that private development proposals for Flinders Chase National Park on...

Greens: Waterloo redevelopment plans need a radical rethink

23 January, 2019 - Today’s announcement by the NSW Minister for Social Housing, Pru Goward on the plans for the redevelopment of the Waterloo housing estate rep...

Procuring a Better Environment

22 January, 2019 - The Greens have urged the new SA Productivity Commission to recommend that the State Government uses its multi-billion dollar spending budget...

Labor’s failure on public housing

22 January, 2019 - The Productivity Commission figures on housing released today should be a wake-up call for the Andrews government.   The Victorian Gr...

Why the status quo is incompatible with progressive economics

19 January, 2019 - The Greens have faced criticism over the years for not being ‘economically credible’. But as NSW MLC candidate Abigail Boyd explains in this ...