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Is there a difference between a member and a supporter?

23 February, 2014 - Over the last few years, you may have noticed ongoing and quite public discussions about the declining membership of the major parties, the ...

Melbourne: No accident

23 February, 2014 - In the face of a national swing against the Greens of over 3%, Melbourne managed to lift our primary vote by 7% and record the highest Green...

AUSTRALIAN YOUNG GREENS CONFERENCE

23 February, 2014 - four-week national action strategy Week 1 Recruitment stage; talk to 5 friends who are not Green voters about why you're voting Green Week 2...

Power to the people

23 February, 2014 - Community organising builds power through gathering people with shared interests to take collective action. This approach recognises that si...

We Can’t Afford ‘Two Steps Forward, One Step Back’

9 February, 2014 - Why do Australians, despite living in one of the sunniest and windiest places on Earth, still get most of our energy from dirty black stuff i...

ACT: Building a Common Ground

20 December, 2013 - Chief Minister, Katy Gallagher, and Minister for Housing, Shane Rattenbury, this morning officially launched construction of the Common Grou...

Canberra moves closer to a Common Ground

28 November, 2013 - Two of Canberra’s respected housing and community service organisations were today announced as part of the Common Ground Canberra team. ...

Bill to remove legal discrimination for gender diverse Canberrans

28 November, 2013 - “The ACT Greens are really pleased to see this legislation today which came about after the issue was referred to an inquiry into legal reco...

New Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs

10 July, 2013 - Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, Shane Rattenbury, today announced the establishment of a new, stand-alone Office for...

Greens call for inquiry to protect ‘vulnerable road users’

9 May, 2013 - “The term ‘vulnerable road users’ refers to people who are most at risk in traffic, and who are the weaker party in a collision. Essentially this ...

Pokies with headphones banned in ACT

21 March, 2013 - ACT Greens Member, Shane Rattenbury, championed an amendment to the Gaming Machine Act which will prevent the Gambling and Racing Commissioner ...

ACT weighs in on container deposit scheme

21 March, 2013 - “Recycling and waste minimisation is an issue of great importance for the ACT, especially as we experience growing problems with costly landfil...

Medicinal cannabis improvements needed: ACT Greens

20 February, 0209 - The ACT Greens will bring forward a number of amendments to the cannabis bill, including one to provide easier access to cannabis for patien...