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Consultation opens for insulation requirements of ACT rental properties

8 November, 2021 - Rental properties across the territory will be required to meet a minimum standard for ceiling insulation under a proposal from the ACT Gover...

ACT joins global call to accelerate the transition away from coal

5 November, 2021 - The ACT Government has signed onto the Global Coal to Clean Power Transition statement, reaffirming its commitment to accelerate a transition...

Strong support for raising the minimum age of criminal responsibility

5 November, 2021 - Public consultation on the ACT Government’s reform to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility in the ACT has shown there is strong s...

ACT Government Glasgow pledge demonstrates the need for Greens in Federal parliament

5 November, 2021 - The signing of the Global Coal to Clean Power Transition statement by the ACT government, which took place as part of the UN Conference of Pa...

ACT lodges submission to NSW Government on approach to feral horse management

4 November, 2021 - The ACT Government has provided a submission on the NSW Government’s draft Kosciuszko National Park Wild Horse Heritage Management Plan durin...

Weeds Forum strives for best practice weed management

3 November, 2021 - Today, the ACT Government met with stakeholders, volunteer environmental groups and Landcare ACT at the ACT Weeds Forum to discuss how to bes...

AUKUS: Implications for WA

2 November, 2021 - Some things belong in our ocean. Nuclear Submarines Do Not! By K-A Garlick, Nuclear Free Community Campaigner, Conservation Council of WA...

Greens launch plan to shutdown horse racing

2 November, 2021 - Media Release  The Greens have today launched a Horse Racing Transition Plan to shut down commercial horse racing in Australia. Af...

New Public Health Direction for disability and aged care workers to be signed today

1 November, 2021 - The requirement for disability support workers and in-home and community aged care workers in the ACT to be vaccinated against COVID-19 will ...

Have your say! Johnathan Davis seeks your feedback on plans to revitalise the Lake Tuggeranong Foreshore

1 November, 2021 - Member for Brindabella Johnathan Davis MLA is seeking feedback from Tuggeranong residents to inform planned works to revitalise the Lake Tugg...

Green Issue Editorial October 2021

31 October, 2021 - By The Green Issue Editors Much has been happening over the last two months and we include commentary on some of those events. Dorinda Cox...

Dorinda Cox’s October Update

31 October, 2021 - Off and running in the Senate, and picking up the pace for the next Federal election By Senator Dorinda Cox Since being preselected alm...

Ending native forest logging

31 October, 2021 - Steps towards that long-term goal but still much work to do in developing a new Forest Management Plan By Jess Beckerling, Convenor Wester...

JORDON STEELE-JOHN’S OCTOBER UPDATE

31 October, 2021 - Taking on the mental health portfolio, alarmed by AUKUS and striking for climate action By Senator Jordon Steele-John My goodness! So m...

Trees: evolving perceptions

31 October, 2021 - A journey beginning with concepts as forests as an exploitable resource to realization of their role in saving the planet By Chris Johanse...