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VicRoads privatisation will put the interests of private profit over public good

5 March, 2021 - The Greens have slammed the Victorian Labor Government's decision to partly privatise VicRoads, and have said it will put the interests of priva...

NSW Nationals in the pocket of big Corporations over GMO

5 March, 2021 - NSW Greens Agriculture Spokesperson and Member for Ballina Tamara Smith MP has condemned the Nationals Agriculture Minister Adam Marshall for li...

Expressions of interest open for ACT Ministerial Advisory Council on Ageing

5 March, 2021 - The Assistant Minister for Seniors, Veterans, Families and Community Services, Minister Emma Davidson, has today opened Expressions of Interest ...

New coal-fired power station licences fail to limit greenhouse gas emissions or protect the community

5 March, 2021 - The Victorian Government’s decision today to allow our state’s three coal power stations to continue producing current levels of greenhouse gas ...

Wahluu reprieve a win for First Nations Heritage

5 March, 2021 - The announcement today of an urgent order protecting Wahluu (also known as Mount Panorama) is a major win for the campaign by Traditional Owners...

Drivers face registration cancellation for vehicles with deadly Takata airbags

5 March, 2021 - ACT drivers who have not replaced dangerous Takata airbags can now expect to have their car registration suspended or cancelled from next month....

Government would provide permanent housing for Victorians facing homelessness, under Greens bill

4 March, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed a parliamentary report into homelessness and say it highlights a broken system that has neglected the most ma...

Improving renters’ rights in share houses and occupancy agreements

4 March, 2021 - Tenants have a greater assurance of their rights in share houses and occupancy agreements under a set of new reforms that came into effect this ...

New look ACT Heritage Council

2 March, 2021 - Four new members have been appointed to the ACT Heritage Council to help conserve the places and objects that tell our region’s story. Profe...

Greens back state of emergency extension, secure reform for disadvantaged communities

2 March, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have secured a reduction in COVID fines for young people, a commitment to review fines given to disadvantaged communities, ...

Victoria's mental health system needs funding, government needs to invest in homes

2 March, 2021 - The Victorian mental health royal commission final report has confirmed what many have known for years, that the mental health system has been c...

Pitch in this Clean Up Australia Day

2 March, 2021 - The ACT Greens are encouraging Canberrans to take part in a local clean-up as part of Clean Up Australia Day this Sunday, 7 March 2021. “Clea...

Over $130,000 awarded through Seniors and Veterans Grant Program

1 March, 2021 - Assistant Minister for Families and Community Services Emma Davidson today announced the recipients of the main round of the 2020-21 Seniors Grant Program and Veterans Grant Program.

Four Green Commitments

28 February, 2021 - The South Metro doorknocking teams report they are getting very positive responses to these priority issues By Rob Delves, GI Co-editor ...

Alison Xamon’s February Update

27 February, 2021 - Gearing up for the state election, with particular emphasis in the social services sphere By Hon Alison Xamon, MLC, Member for North Metr...