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ACT Greens call for an Apartheid Free Canberra

29 February, 2024 - The following motion was agreed by the ACT Greens on Monday 19th February, 2024. The ACT Greens note:  Australian Greens resol...

NSW Police prefer pinkwashing to real accountability

29 February, 2024 - The pressure that the NSW Police, conservative media and state government have placed on Mardi Gras to change their decision to uninvite the...

Tamara Smith MP urges Planning Minister to call in Wallum development

29 February, 2024 - Tamara Smith MP Member for Ballina has today urged the NSW Planning Minister Paul Scully to refer the “Wallum” development at 15 Torakina Ro...

NSW Police prefer pinkwashing to real accountability

29 February, 2024 - The pressure that the NSW Police, conservative media and state government have placed on Mardi Gras to change their decision to uninvite the...

Renters should be able to access solar rebates in Victoria, to drive down energy bills

29 February, 2024 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Victorian Labor Government to include renters in its solar rebate scheme to help drive down their el...

Countdown to 2025: professional engineers registration scheme to open for applications

29 February, 2024 - Today the ACT Government has announced the first phase of a new registration scheme which will ensure engineers are qualified to complete co...

Digital ID scheme has so much promise but it’s up to Parliament to ensure social licence

28 February, 2024 - The move towards a credible and secure Digital ID has large potential privacy benefits if done well and clear risks if it is rushed or misha...

Media release: Digital ID scheme has so much promise but it’s up to Parliament to ensure social licence

28 February, 2024 - The move towards a credible and secure Digital ID has large potential privacy benefits if done well and clear risks if it is rushed or misha...

“No photo ops this year" - Faruqi backs in calls by the Muslim community to boycott Labor this Ramadan

28 February, 2024 - With Ramadan around the corner, Greens Deputy Leader Senator Mehreen Faruqi is calling on the Labor Party to think twice about showing up to...

NEW SPECIAL MAGISTRATES FOR THE ACT

28 February, 2024 - ACT Attorney-General Shane Rattenbury has announced the appointments of Mr Marcus Hassall and Ms Lucinda Wilson as Special Magistrates to th...

ACT Labor calls-in environmentally risky development after request from private developer

28 February, 2024 - Today, the ACT Greens have raised the alarm about the Minister for Planning’s choice to use ‘call-in’ powers after a private developer reque...

Premier Allan must listen to Victoria's Muslim community and cancel Iftar dinner

28 February, 2024 - The Victorian Greens have backed the calls of over one hundred Muslim organisations and community members including the Islamic Council of V...

Helping local businesses to take up electric vehicles

27 February, 2024 - Three businesses have received funding as part of the ACT Government’s Business Zero Emissions Vehicle (ZEV) Grants program to help purchase...

Transphobic Liberals try another stunt to peddle hate

27 February, 2024 - After tabling his transphobic and homophobic bill to Parliament last year, Senator Alex Antic has brought on a motion today to have his bill...