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What you need to know about Beetaloo

23 July, 2021 - Heard about Beetaloo? Get used to hearing that word a lot. It will become as well-known as ‘Adani’ in the coming years. Here’s why. By Adam B...

A green vision for the Solomon Islands

23 July, 2021 - In the Solomon Islands, climate change isn’t a future concern – its effects are very real and very worrying right now. But with no Greens in the...

The dangers of farm work in Australia

23 July, 2021 - Behind the picture-perfect postcards, modern slavery is prevalent in the Australian agricultural industry. By Christina Stenseth and Apsara S...

Australia needs to step up on nuclear

23 July, 2021 - The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons entered into force in January. As a nuclear-endorsing nation, Australia's signature is critical...

Greater Sydney needs a 28 day deferral to plan for a COVID-safe local government election

23 July, 2021 - The Greens NSW are calling for an immediate deferral of 28 days for local Government elections in Greater Sydney they are currently scheduled fo...

The intersections of suffering

23 July, 2021 - each specific occurrence of suffering is connected to a multitude of others. If we can’t see this, or if we refuse to, our responses to injustic...

Help improve outcomes for veterans and their families

23 July, 2021 - Applications are now open for the Ministerial Advisory Council for Veterans and their Families (MACVF) to advise ACT Government on how to better...

Private Buildings Cladding Scheme launched

21 July, 2021 - The ACT Government has today opened the Private Buildings Cladding Scheme, which will assist eligible building owners to test whether their buil...

Government's relationship with Crown has aged like milk

20 July, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have said the relationship between successive Labor and Liberal state governments and Crown is well past its expiry date, a...

Destroying Parramatta’s heritage is not ‘essential’ work: Willow Grove decision goes against community

16 July, 2021 - The Supreme Court of NSW today upheld the decision to allow the NSW Government to demolish the 140-year-old locally heritage listed ‘Willow Grov...

The right to repair. Speech by Shane Rattenbury MLA

16 July, 2021 - I gave a version of this speech to the Inaugural Australian Repair Summit last week and I’d like to share the important issue of the Right To Repair to the online audience now.

Susan Salthouse leadership fund announced

14 July, 2021 - The ACT Government has established a fund to assist people with disability pursue leadership roles and honour the legacy of the late Susan (Sue)...

Increase Fines for Big Irrigators who haven’t installed Pump Meters: Greens    

13 July, 2021 - Revelations that nearly half of New South Wales’ biggest irrigators have made no effort to install compliant meters six months after the deadlin...

GREENS WELCOME FUNDING FOR EXTRA MIDWIVES AFTER CAMPAIGN SHINES LIGHT ON THE ISSUE

9 July, 2021 - The Victorian Greens welcome the announcement today by the Health Minister providing an additional $13 million for 175 more midwives across Victo...

Win for community as Independent Assessments scrapped

9 July, 2021 - Minister for Disability Emma Davidson said that Independent Assessments have been scrapped following the Disability Reform Ministers Meeting toda...