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  • Wickham Interchange will fail transport and community needs

    According to NSW Premier Mike Baird, the new design for Wickham Transport Interchange will provide a "seamless transition" for public transport users. 

    Greens NSW MP and Transport spokesperson Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC said this was a complete nonsense.

    "The only viable seamless transition on public transport into Newcastle is via the heavy rail line - which the government has closed and is hellbent on ripping up.

  • About Time The Transport Minister Saw The Light On Green Square Light Rail

    The government is finally starting to warm to the idea of light rail in the southern CBD suburbs such as Green Square, said Greens NSW MP and Transport spokesperson Dr Mehreen Faruqi on Tuesday in response to reports that the Transport Minister endorsed the idea.

    Dr Faruqi said:

  • Liberals Must Rule Out Changes to Permits

    Andrea Dawkins MP | Member for Bass

    Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt must categorically rule out altering the Pulp Mill permit conditions that would allow the use of native forest feedstock.

    In addition, the State Liberal government must immediately formulate the same policy should the site be sold for construction of a biomass plant.

  • Liberals Must Rule Out Changes to Permits

    27 Jul 2015

    Andrea Dawkins MP | Member for Bass

    Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt must categorically rule out altering the Pulp Mill permit conditions that would allow the use of native forest feedstock.

  • Labor’s Trade Stance is Appeasement, Not Opposition to the TPP and ChAFTA

    Senator Peter Whish-Wilson

    Senator Whish-Wilson said “Labor’s statement today that they would try and unwind Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) provisions from existing trade agreements is an abrogation of responsibility that it was Labor’s votes in the Senate that passed these agreements into law.

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