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“Overwhelmingly successful” Home Births trial welcomed, now time to ease restrictions: ACT Greens

18 June, 2020 - The ACT Greens are pleased today with a Government commitment to expand the “overwhelmingly successful” Home Births trial in the ACT after decad...

Cooleman Court Petition speech to the Legislative Assembly

18 June, 2020 - I am pleased to be able to support 1110 of my constituents who signed this petition but appalled that the government is planning to replace a mu...

ACT Greens call to increase accountability In the Canberra’s planning system

16 June, 2020 - The ACT Greens are calling on the ACT Government to increase accountability in Canberra’s planning system, introducing a raft of new measures fo...

This Refugee Week, ACT Greens call on Federal Government to #BringThemHere

15 June, 2020 - In marking National Refugee Week this week, The ACT Greens today have called on the Federal Government to bring refugees trapped in offshore det...

More concrete, less trees on the cards at Weston Creek?

12 June, 2020 - The ACT Greens call on the ACT Government to clarify its position on a ‘temporary’ car park at Cooleman Court, following media reports that the ...

Make pokies a ‘safer bet’ post COVID-19, propose ACT Greens

11 June, 2020 - The ACT Greens want the return to pokies made safer for people experiencing gambling harm by reducing Canberra’s poker machine bet limits to $5 ...

Smiley faces encourage drivers to slow down

10 June, 2020 - An evaluation of the ‘Smiley Face’ road sign trial has found the signs have been successful in slowing down drivers on Canberra’s roads. ...

ACT electricity prices set to drop

5 June, 2020 - ACT residents will soon see cheaper electricity costs on their bills thanks to the ACT Government’s investment in renewable energy. The Indepe...