Minister’s Blatant Transport Privatisation Agenda Shows Complete Disregard for Public Needs

NSW Transport Minister, Andrew Constance has told media of the government’s vision for a completely privatised public transport network. Mr. Constance told AFR on Monday that “in 10 to 15 years’ time, government will not be in the provision of transport services”.

Greens: Xenophon is wrong about super for housing

The Greens say the 'super for housing' scheme is an idiotic idea that will make housing affordability worse, and have criticised Senator Nick Xenophon for signalling his support for it.

Greens MP calls for Rental security to be part of solution to housing crisis in NSW

Greens NSW spokesperson for Housing Jenny Leong MP says that the NSW Government must consider the needs of the growing number of tenants facing lifelong renting as they address the housing affordability crisis.

Failed laws and failed politics sees Aboriginal imprisonment numbers soar

Failed policies and aggressive policing by the Coalition government has seen the number of Aboriginal people in NSW prisons reach a tragic high. Figures obtained by the Greens show the number of Aboriginal people in NSW jails has grown 35% since the Coalition came into office in 2011.

V8 Supercars ignore community and local council concerns about Newcastle 500 track

The NSW Government's desperation to deliver the Newcastle V8 Supercar race in November this year has emboldened race organisers to ignore serious community and local council concerns about the track route and suitability of the event, according to Greens MP Justin Field.

Snowy Hydro 2.0 a sign of panicked policy, but has some merit

The Greens NSW have labelled the Snowy Hydro 2.0 plan as panicked policy on the run from a federal government without a coherent plan to transition the energy system to renewable energy, and questioned whether modern battery storage would be a faster, more flexible and potentially more cost-effective solution.

Malcolm Turnbull must come clean on why he wants to frack the Northern Rivers

Super for housing is an atrocious idea

The Greens have responded to reports that the Turnbull government is considering allowing first home buyers to access their superannuation to buy a home, calling the idea 'idiotic'.

Newtown targeted response shows lockouts not the only answer says Greens MP

NSW Greens spokesperson on Night-time Culture and Economy and Member for Newtown Jenny Leong MP says that the locally-led response taken in Newtown shows that there are real alternatives to blanket lockout laws.

Shark net trial continues its toll on turtles

Greens MP for Ballina, Tamara Smith, today expressed disappointment at the continuing unnecessary deaths of marine life in shark mesh nets off Ballina and Evans Head.