New data purchased by NSW Greens MP Justin Field has revealed poker machines in NSW hotels are far outstripping those in clubs in taking billions of dollars from local communities.

The Greens have today called on the NSW Government to release advice provided to the NSW Government by former High Court Judge Ian Callinan into its 'three strikes' policy, currently subject to proposed legislative changes.

The Greens have condemned the Victorian government’s decision to give Protective Services Officers new powers to search public transport passengers they suspect of possessing drugs.

Greens TAFE spokesperson, Dawn Walker has slammed the decision of the Federal Government to award the contract for the Adult Migrant English Program to private provider, Navitas instead of TAFE NSW in the Illawarra and Hunter regions.

New mapping by Coastal Risk Australia, incorporating the US National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration revised 'plausible' sea level rise of as much as 2.7 metres by 2100, reveals a growing number of NSW communities at risk from surging seas under climate change.