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McGowan Government must take heed of Productivity Commission Mental Health Report: Greens

31 October, 2019 - The Greens spokesperson for Mental Health the Hon Alison Xamon MLC is calling on the McGowan Government to take heed of the Productivity Comm...

Diane Evers’ October Update

31 October, 2019 - Understanding indigenous culture and history, ongoing concerns for native forests, climate strikes, inclusive communities, … and more By H...

Climate Refugees

31 October, 2019 - Already here and many more on the way By Chris Johansen, Co-editor, Green Issue Premonitions Syria During the 1990s, I was part o...

Parliament backs Greens inquiry into Victoria's extinction crisis

30 October, 2019 - A Victorian Greens motion calling for an extinction inquiry has been passed in parliament. The inquiry will investigate and report on the ...

Cafes encouraged to sign up for reusable coffee cup scheme trial

30 October, 2019 - The ACT Government is encouraging local cafes to sign up to a reusable coffee cup scheme that is set to roll out in Canberra later this year....

We need more safe injecting rooms, not fewer

29 October, 2019 - The Victorian Greens say much more should be done to reduce outdoor drug dealing and injecting in North Richmond, and have opposed calls for ...

Ban roadside electoral signs ahead of the next ACT election, say Greens

29 October, 2019 - A year out from the next ACT election, the ACT Greens have today called for a ban on roadside electoral signs during local election campaigns...

Media statement: Rapidly growing social housing applications in the ACT

29 October, 2019 - Canberra Times, 'Crowded out': Spike in demand for public housing in Canberra' (29 October 2019) “Canberra’s housing market is i...

Greens call for food waste recycling in green bins across the state

29 October, 2019 - An exclusive PBO costing obtained by the Victorian Greens has found that state-wide food and garden waste collection is affordable and could ...

Inside the Greens: a book review

25 October, 2019 - Journalist Paddy Manning’s new book Inside the Greens investigates the personalities, policies and turning points that formed the party. Our ...

Our greening planet

25 October, 2019 - It’s been a huge year for global climate events, with mass mobilisation movements and other community-powered groups responding in a big way....

Don’t wait, participate: give young people the chance to vote, say ACT Greens

25 October, 2019 - In recent months, we’ve seen millions of young people getting involved in our political process. All over the world, the ‘School Strikers for...

Slow learning white woman

25 October, 2019 - Decolonisation is everyone’s work – especially those of us least affected by it. Former national co-convenor Rebecca Galdies examines what sh...

More than three quarters of all drug dog searches and two thirds of strip searches find nothing

25 October, 2019 - The NSW police’s personal search program is fundamentally failing - with fresh data provided by the Police Minister to the Greens in the NSW ...

Coombs Peninsula development

25 October, 2019 - The Coombs Peninsula (Map available at ACTmapi) is currently on the land release program, with plans to build 30 houses, but the Greens ...