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ACT Greens call for static pill testing site as NSW Coroner recommendations released

15 October, 2019 - Responding to a draft recommendation of the NSW coroner that pill testing be provided at music festivals, the ACT Greens have today called fo...

Native trees best for beating urban heat

14 October, 2019 - Yellow box and kurrajongs were some of the top ranked trees to beat the heat in a report which assessed 211 tree species used in Canberra’s u...

Victorian Greens strengthen support for trans and gender diverse members at State Conference

10 October, 2019 - Australian Greens Victoria (AGV) has overwhelmingly endorsed changes to its constitution that will include greater support for transgender an...

ACT Greens call for optional voting for 16 and 17 year olds

10 October, 2019 - The ACT Greens today have called for the introduction of optional voting for 16 and 17 year olds in the 2020 Territory election. ...

Major Hospital building surrounded by bushfire zone has flammable cladding

9 October, 2019 - A recently constructed multi-story hospital building surrounded by a bushfire zone in Northern Sydney has been assessed as having high-risk fl...

Action still needed to realise minimum standards in rentals: ACT Greens

3 October, 2019 - The Greens have today welcomed news that a range of renters rights will come into effect sooner – but called on the Government to take this fu...

Right to farm laws a front for protest crackdown

1 October, 2019 - Amidst an epidemic of illegal land clearing, criminal animal cruelty and concern about mining operations, the NSW Government have stepped in w...

Canberrans encouraged to check on each other during Mental Health Month

1 October, 2019 - To mark the start of Mental Health Month ACT 2019 the Canberra community are encouraged start conversations about mental health and wellbeing,...

Final infrastructure in place as ACT set to deliver on 100% renewable electricity target

1 October, 2019 - The ACT now has infrastructure in place to achieve 100% renewable electricity in 2020 and beyond, the Minister for Climate Change and Sustaina...

Lockout Laws Report Welcome, But Two Key Recommendations Missing

30 September, 2019 - Greens MP and Arts, Music, Night-Time Economy and Culture Spokesperson Cate Faehrmann has welcomed the findings of the Report into Sydney’s...

Policing by numbers an abuse of public trust

30 September, 2019 - Information obtained by the Greens through Parliament has exposed the NSW Police Force doing “policing by numbers” with the use of powers t...

Remembering Penny Whetton

27 September, 2019 - It is with heavy hearts that we share the news that Dr Penny Whetton, wife of our Victorian Senator Janet Rice, passed away on the evening ...

Growing the Green movement in the Top End

27 September, 2019 - Greens leader Richard Di Natale recently spent some time in the Northern Territory to help kick off their next election campaign – and afte...

Did you strike for the climate on September 20?

27 September, 2019 - On September 20, hundreds of thousands of Australians – and millions around the world – rallied together in what has become one of the larg...