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Thank you for all your contributions, Caroline Le Couteur MLA, ACT Greens Member for Murrumbidgee

27 August, 2020 - This week, Caroline Le Couteur took her place in the ACT Legislative Assembly for the last time, after a total of eight years representing the...

Caroline Le Couteur Valedictory Speech

27 August, 2020 -   Madam Speaker, I would like to start by saying thank you to the thousands of people who have voted for me over the four ACT elec...

Georges River Koala Reserve Welcome First Step in Saving NSW Koalas

26 August, 2020 - Today’s announcement of a new Georges River Koala Reserve is a welcome first step if the Government is going to live up to its promise to doub...

Victorian Greens launch over 80 candidates for local election

26 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have officially launched more than 80 candidates for the upcoming local election as part of a major campaign for Greens r...

CRS Fyshwick waste proposal

26 August, 2020 - Comments below attributable to Jo Clay regarding the CRS Waste facility: The ACT Greens today called on waste company CRS to publicly clari...

Real reforms to our planning system… but the fight for a climate-ready Canberra goes on.

25 August, 2020 - I’m pleased to announce that the Greens have secured agreement on a range of important reforms that will help make our planning system work fo...

Alarming rates of COVID-19 infection in the workplace highlight need for guaranteed compensation

25 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have said the alarming number of health workers contracting COVID-19 in the workplace make clear the need for guaranteed ...

Climate action in Canberra’s planning system to go to a vote: ACT Greens

20 August, 2020 - The ACT Greens will bring climate action efforts to a vote (Thursday), as a sweeping planning Bill from Greens MLA Caroline Le Couteur in the ...

Rental protections need to be longer and stronger

20 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed news that the state government will extend its ban on evictions and rent increases. Renters have been am...

One in three newly unemployed renters worried about eviction at the end of September: Greens survey

20 August, 2020 - A Victorian Greens survey of nearly 700 renters has revealed that many renters who have become unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic have be...

Australian first as ACT Greens secure commitment to regular pill-testing

20 August, 2020 - The ACT Greens are pleased today to have secured a commitment from ACT Labor to explore a pill-testing site in the ACT this Summer - an Austra...

Health Minister must guarantee compensation for frontline workers: Greens

20 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have renewed their calls on the state government to ensure health workers are protected by workers compensation during th...

Australian first as Greens secure commitment to raise the age of criminal responsibility in the ACT

20 August, 2020 - The ACT Greens have secured a commitment from the ACT Government to support raising the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 14 years - a...

Australian first as ACT Greens secure commitment to regular pill-testing

20 August, 2020 - The ACT Greens are pleased today to have secured a commitment from ACT Labor to explore a permanent pill-testing site in the ACT this Summer -...