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Leader of the Government in the Upper House Censured over Dam Business Cases: Greens

22 June, 2022 - Last night the leader of the Government in the Upper House, Finance Minister Damien Tudehope, was censured over the Government’s non-compliance ...

Greens push for gas-free homes in Victoria

21 June, 2022 - The Victorian Greens will today introduce a bill that would stop Victoria's planning laws from forcing new homes to connect to gas. The Plann...

Long term gains, short term cuts

21 June, 2022 - The budget handed down today by the NSW Treasurer will support women and families over the long term and there are some solid investments in inf...

Budget Reveals National Party Dams on the Backburner

21 June, 2022 - The state budget handed down today has revealed the government is deprioritising its dam projects after committing only $9.4 million to early wo...

New loose fill asbestos team to support community

20 June, 2022 - The Asbestos Response Taskforce will formally close on 30 June 2022 as a smaller coordination team takes on the management of the small number o...

Militarised police raid on climate campaigners is draconian police overreach

20 June, 2022 - "The actions of NSW Police, launching a preemptive raid against a property with a hundred armed police, dogs and helicopters, on suspicion of pl...

Community groups receive grants to conserve and protect the local environment

16 June, 2022 - A community Microforest, woodland restoration at Blue Gum Point, and tracking the movement and behaviour of brown snakes on the urban fringe are...

Plan to save Pink-tailed Worm-lizards progresses

15 June, 2022 - A progress report on the ACT Government’s Pink-tailed Worm-lizard Action Plan shows that the ACT’s work to save the threatened species is having...

Health data paints alarming picture of healthcare breakdown: Greens

15 June, 2022 - Data released today confirms that the NSW health system is in crisis with emergency department wait times at record highs second only to 2020 wh...

The future is looking a little brighter for Northern Corroboree Frogs

14 June, 2022 - A long-running project between the ACT Government and Australia National University to conserve and establish a wild population of a critically ...

Home warranty cover review underway

13 June, 2022 - To ensure Canberra consumers continue to be protected, the ACT Government is working with key stakeholders on a review of the ACT’s home warrant...

Ministerial Statement: Schizophrenia Awareness Week

10 June, 2022 - Schizophrenia Awareness Week was from 22 until 28 May 2022. Schizophrenia Awareness Week is held every May to coincide with World Schizophrenia ...

Listening, Learning And Engaging With Evidence - The Next Stage In Drug Law Reform

9 June, 2022 - ACT Greens Spokesperson on Drug Harm Reduction Johnathan Davis MLA has today welcomed the ACT Government’s response to the Drugs of Dependence (P...

Taking action against sexual assault and violence in the ACT

9 June, 2022 - The ACT Government has agreed - or agreed in principle - to a majority of the 24 recommendations in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Pr...