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Sarah Hanson-Young
Senator for South Australia

Environment Minister Lawyers up with Coal Companies against Environment, Community: Greens

18 September, 2023 - "Minister Plibersek has one job as the Environment Minister, but rather than protecting the environment today, she is on the same side as c...

Government Should Drop Flawed & Friendless Nature Market Scheme: Greens

13 September, 2023 - Senator Sarah Hanson-Young is Greens Environment Spokesperson & Manager of Business in the Senate: “The Government’s ‘Green Wall Str...

Wentworth Report a Red Alert for River Murray: Greens

8 September, 2023 - The Greens say today’s comprehensive 40-year study by the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists is a red alert for the health of...

Greens won’t rubber stamp Murray Darling Basin Bill: Sarah Hanson-Young

5 September, 2023 - The Greens cannot support the Government’s proposed changes to the Murray Darling Basin Plan in their current form. Senator Sarah Hanson-...

Labor completes double backflip to support Greens Inquiry into Middle Arm gas expansion

5 September, 2023 - Under pressure from the Greens, Labor has today backflipped again to support an important inquiry into the mammoth Middle Arm gas and petroc...

Plibersek approves Labor’s fourth coal project

31 August, 2023 - Plibersek approves Labor’s fourth coal project Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek has today approved the fourth coal project this year, a...

SA make or break it state in the referendum

30 August, 2023 - Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young is urging all South Australians to support the YES campaign as it kicks off in Adelaide today. “Today’s Y...

River Murray Plan Requires Guarantees for SA to pass Senate: Greens

22 August, 2023 - Senator Sarah Hanson-Young is Greens spokesperson for the Environment and Manager of Business for the Greens in the Senate: “Sadly today’s ...

Labor Breaks Promise on Middle-Arm Gas Expansion

9 August, 2023 - Senator Sarah Hanson-Young, Greens Spokesperson for the Environment & Manager of Greens Business in the Senate: “It is extremely disappo...

Greens Welcome Saved ABC Local News Bulletins

2 August, 2023 - The Greens have welcomed the announcement today that the ABC will stop its plan to scrap 7pm local news bulletins on Sunday nights. Senator ...

Greens Say Yes to Transparency but Where’s the Data Protection?

1 August, 2023 - The Greens welcome the Select Committee on Foreign Interference through Social Media’s recommendations for a minimum set of enforceable transpa...

'Gambling ruining lives and ruining sport' says Senator Hanson-Young | ABC

29 July, 2023 - Responding to the latest gambling reform recommendations to ban advertising in three years, Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young is calling for the government to act faster.