FROM THE CONVENORS

2015 is off to a quick start: a snap election in Queensland on the one hand and the hard slog of redrafting by-laws on the other. 

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

For more than a decade now marriage equality has dominated the energies of gay and lesbian campaigners. So when we achieve it, we can all celebrate and relax, right? Not a chance.

Governments think they can get away with neglecting women’s issues without us noticing. Whether our government chooses to see it or not, we do see it and we want change.

FROM OUR MPS

This year Tony Abbott has already repeated his call to parties like the Greens: tell us what your budget alternatives are. 

With pleasure, Prime Minister. But this time, please listen.

PARTY NEWS

As you can imagine NSW Greens are in full campaign mode now with the state elections scheduled for the end of March. There's just a little bit to do...

Performance art in the city, performance art on the campus, and all in the heat. Getting important messages across sometimes needs a little humour.

EMPLOYMENT AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The office of Senator Wright is seeking a Campaigns Assistant for 3 days per week up to 30 June 2015, to assist in the development of issues based campaigns relating to the Senator’s portfolios and work as a representative for South Australia.

State office is looking to put together a small group of committed volunteers to call and welcome new members, follow up renewals and regular donations. This would suit a member who wants to talk to other Greens and share their experiences. 

AND IN OTHER NEWS…

Green Institute launches Green Agenda and you're invited to the Melbourne launch. Plus new board members announced.

Are you under 30? Dissatisfied with the state of politics today? Looking to do something about it? Why not join the Young Greens?

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