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Department playing host to Confucius institutes “unwise and problematic” says government report

23 August, 2019 - After pressure from the NSW Upper House the Government has finally released a secret report on the controversial Confucius Classrooms in NSW s...

Calling on Parliament to declare a climate emergency

23 August, 2019 - Right now, we are facing an existential climate crisis that threatens human civilisation – and our government must start paying attention. ...

End Strip Searching. Decriminalise Drugs.

22 August, 2019 - It’s time for heavy-handed police tactics like strip-searching to be consigned to history and all drugs decriminalised for personal use, says ...

ACT supports Student Strikers for Climate Action

22 August, 2019 - The ACT Government has today lent its support for the students ‘Strikers for Climate Action’ and reaffirmed its declaration that the ACT is in...

New Team at the NSW Parliamentary Friends of Landcare

22 August, 2019 - Landcare NSW welcomed new members to the Parliamentary Friends of Landcare (PFL) this week when the committee met for the first time at NSW Pa...

Letter to the ACT Climate Strikers: We Support You.

22 August, 2019 - To our young students, I'm proud today to announce that the ACT has today formally offered our support to to all the school students involv...

Stop men having sex with women to stop abortion: Greens MP speaks to Reproductive Healthcare Reform Bill

21 August, 2019 - Greens MP and health spokesperson Cate Faehrmann today spoke in favour of decrimimalising abortion in the NSW Legislative Council, saying: ...

Emergency wait times for mental health patients dangerous

21 August, 2019 - Unacceptably long wait times for mental health patients in emergency departments is putting lives in danger, says Greens MP and mental health ...

Major parties refuse to back healthier foods options for schools and hospitals, despite climate impacts: ACT Greens

21 August, 2019 - The major parties today have refused to support practical efforts for the ACT Government to support people to have healthier foods options– th...

Cutting weekend bus routes unacceptable: ACT Greens

16 August, 2019 - The ACT Greens have today expressed disappointment that the Government will cut weekend bus routes to address unreliable weekend services.&nbs...

More Canberra households to save energy, reduce emissions and cut energy bills

15 August, 2019 - The ACT Government’s highly successful Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme (EEIS) will now be expanded and extended to support even more Canb...

Entertainment precincts to strike the balance for venues and residents

15 August, 2019 - With a growing number of music venues and residents sharing the same spaces, we can protect Canberra’s nightlife by establishing entertainment...

Greens amendments secure urgent action plan to reduce weekend bus cancellations

14 August, 2019 - Canberrans are flocking to Network 19’s expanded weekend bus services, with average Saturday journeys rising from 12,768 in June 2018 to 16,98...

Greens move to keep pokies out of WA

13 August, 2019 - Greens spokesperson for Gambling and Mental Health the Hon Alison Xamon MLC has put forward amendments to the TAB (Disposal) Bill 2019 th...

Recycling system needs structural change to resolve crisis

13 August, 2019 - The Greens welcome any steps taken to resolve Victoria’s waste and recycling crisis but caution the Government against using the same failed f...