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Finding the Purple Copper Butterfly

3 November, 2022 - Previously only known to occur in the Central Tablelands of NSW, populations of the rare Purple Copper Butterfly (Paralucia spinifera) have b...

Raising the Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility

3 November, 2022 - Ministers Rattenbury and Davidson have released a position paper which gives more detail on the ACT Government’s commitment to raising the Mi...

Spit hoods continue to be used in the ACT

2 November, 2022 - ACT Greens police spokesperson Andrew Braddock MLA for Yerrabi welcomed the news that South Australia's Labor Convention passed a motion call...

Consultation on draft Territory Plan and District Strategies welcome

1 November, 2022 - “The new Territory Plan and District Strategies will shape Canberra for decades to come. I welcome today’s release of the draft plans for con...

New strategic plan to end homelessness in the ACT

31 October, 2022 - Minister for Homelessness Rebecca Vassarotti released the ACT’s Strategic Investment Plan for the Homelessness sector, marking a milestone in...

IT’S TIME – TUGGERANONG NEEDS A NEW SKATEPARK

28 October, 2022 - ACT Greens Member for Brindabella Johnathan Davis MLA will today launch a petition on behalf of the Canberra Skateboarding Association callin...

Circular Economy progress welcome

27 October, 2022 - “Endless consumption on a finite planet does not work,” said Jo Clay MLA, ACT Greens spokesperson for the Circular Economy. “I welcome Minist...

Community mental health support improving wellbeing for Canberrans

24 October, 2022 - ACT’s first Safe Haven service has led to better mental health outcomes for Canberrans during its first six months of operation. Those wh...

ACT renewable energy delegation explore innovative climate solutions in Singapore

21 October, 2022 - A delegation from the ACT will represent Canberra on the global stage in Singapore for International Energy Week, meeting with international ...

Jo Clay secures greater commitment to Mountain Biking in Canberra

20 October, 2022 - Jo Clay MLA, ACT Greens spokesperson for Parks and Conservation and Active Travel, today called on ACT Government to deliver on commitments f...

Statement ahead of Environment Ministers Meeting

20 October, 2022 - This Friday (21 October) is the first time that all Environment Ministers from across territory, state, and national levels are meeting since...

Jo Clay calls for greater commitment to Mountain Biking in Canberra

18 October, 2022 - Jo Clay MLA, ACT Greens spokesperson for Parks and Conservation and Active Travel, is calling for the ACT Government to deliver on commitment...

We must climate proof the delivery of public healthcare

18 October, 2022 - ACT Greens Member for Brindabella Johnathan Davis MLA is calling on the ACT Government to develop and implement a comprehensive plan to measu...

Innovation boost for Canberra’s growing renewable energy sector

15 October, 2022 - Canberra’s growing renewables sector will receive a boost from a new round of Renewable Energy Innovation Fund grants. Up to $1.5million o...

Supporting high-risk Canberrans as COVID-19 restrictions ease

14 October, 2022 - The ACT Government is continuing to support those at greatest of risk severe outcomes from COVID-19 as restrictions ease. Minister for Hea...