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Canberrans have a clear path to help #StopAdani

13 December, 2018 - Tim Hollo, Greens candidate for the new seat of Canberra and a climate campaigner for the past 20 years, today welcomed the #StopAdani coali...

"People In" - Greens launch Participatory Democracy project for Canberra

10 December, 2018 - Amid growing concern about the state of our democracy, and days after the release of the damning University of Canberra report Trust an...

Greens NSW asks Jeremy Buckingham to stand aside from state election ticket

8 December, 2018 - Greens NSW Media Statement  Saturday, 8 December 2018   The Greens NSW Co-Convenors Sylvia Hale and Rochelle Flood today issue...

Canberra's tech jobs, human rights at risk from anti-encryption laws: Dr Penny Kyburz

6 December, 2018 - ACT Greens Senate candidate Dr Penny Kyburz has attacked the major parties for ramming anti-encryption legislation through Parliament, saying...

Liberal/Nationals lack ambition needed for energy policy fit for 21st Century and reducing risk of climate change

4 December, 2018 - Former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has decried the vacuum in national energy policy and the triumph of ideology over energy reform at the...

Organ harvesting report requires immediate commitments

4 December, 2018 - The report from a Federal Government inquiry considering global organ trafficking has strongly asserted the need for Australia to strengthen ...

State Heritage protection to save iconic Corn Trail

4 December, 2018 - An urgent application for State Heritage protection for the Corn Trail has today been lodged by Greens NSW MP David Shoebridge to protect it ...

Nation's Capital Deserves Metro News Status - Greens

3 December, 2018 - The Greens today called on Nine to ensure the Canberra Times is not downgraded as part of the merger with Fairfax, following news that the in...

LNP sign off on 20 years of more forest destruction

3 December, 2018 - Greens NSW MP Dawn Walker has labelled the decision by the State and Commonwealth Governments to sign off on new Regional Forest Agreeme...

Historical frontier wars site set to be destroyed for an open cut coal mine

1 December, 2018 - A site that saw a series of violent confrontations as part of the Frontier Wars in the early 1800s is set to be destroyed to make way for an ...

Parliamentary report released: Big new unfair tax needs to be buried

30 November, 2018 - The Parliamentary Inquiry considering the Government's "Fire and Emergency Services Levy" has today released its findings, concluding the ta...

Students Strike for Climate Change

29 November, 2018 - Today, teachers in SA were striking for better schools. Tomorrow, their students will be striking for a safer climate. “I’m proud to see ...

Proud to see students acting on climate change

28 November, 2018 - Students planning to participate in a national school strike this Friday calling for emergency action on climate change should ignore the Pr...

Guilty plea over water theft will do little to stop over extraction

27 November, 2018 - Greens NSW Water Spokesperson Jeremy Buckingham has welcomed a guilty plea to water theft charges by a big irrigator but warned that le...

20 Questions with Kate Da Costa

23 November, 2018 - This month we meet former Greens NSW State Secretary Kate Da Costa, who shares everything from her greatest hopes for the future to her favo...