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Greens welcome thousands of new homes for people in need

15 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed the state government’s announcement that it will fund thousands of new homes for people in need in the up...

Greens welcome billions for public housing but warn against another public housing estate sell-off

14 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed reports of billions for public housing in the upcoming State Budget but have warned the Andrews Labor Gov...

Institute a good start, but Australia ultimately needs a national centre for disease control

13 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called the plan to establish an Australian Institute for Infectious Diseases in Melbourne a good step, but say tha...

Farming resilience in a changing climate

13 November, 2020 - The Territory and region’s farming community have come together today to discuss how it can adapt farming practices in the face of climate c...

COVID normal doesn't have to mean 'pokies normal' in Victoria

12 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Andrews Labor Government to introduce dollar bets and jackpot limits in gambling venues in an effort...

NSW Upper House to vote on Bill to ban “Waste to Energy” Incinerators

11 November, 2020 - A Greens Bill to ban toxic “Waste to Energy” Incinerators will be voted on today, 11 Nov 2020, in the NSW Legislative Council. The Enviro...

Victorian Parliament passes motion to support Green New Deal

11 November, 2020 - A motion calling on the Andrews Labor Government to support a Green New Deal in Victoria has passed the upper house of Parliament following ...

State Government urged to support a Green New Deal in Victoria: motion

11 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens will today move a motion calling on the Andrews Labor Government to support a Green New Deal in Victoria. First popu...

Victorian Greens nab historic win in local election, including first ever Greens-majority council

6 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens are on track for their most successful local government election ever by securing a record number of councillors, includ...

Big battery an important step towards a renewable future, but plan for coal still needed

5 November, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed news that a 300MW battery will be installed in Victoria over the next year, saying it forms part of the 'G...

Thalidomide Compensation

4 November, 2020 - At last, compensation for the forgotten victims of the thalidomide disaster By Senator Jordon Steele-John In last month’s Federal budge...

Strengthened crossbench will give the community a strong voice in the Assembly: ACT Greens

4 November, 2020 - The Greens have today announced a plan for crossbench MLAs to give the community a strong voice in the Legislative Assembly. Andrew Braddock,...

Green Issue: Editorial October 2020

4 November, 2020 - By The Green Issue Editors This year there has been considerable discussion, particularly in the Fremantle-Tangney and Brand Greens Region...

A Perth Green Belt?

3 November, 2020 - Establishing a green belt around Perth and promotion of decentralization would be a more sustainable growth paradigm By Rob Delves, Green ...

What’s YOUR vision for WA?

3 November, 2020 - How do you imagine Western Australia 50+ years from now? By Paul Loring, Fremantle-Tangney Greens It’s a hard question! How do we even ...