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Transport bureaucrats admit plan to sell-off all of NSW’s buses

12 March, 2020 - Despite repeated promises from the Transport Minister before and after the election that the government’s bus contract ‘franchising model’ woul...

ACT COVID-19 latest: News for our community (12 March 2020)

12 March, 2020 - The ACT Greens, and the ACT Government, understand that the impact of the COVID- 19 pandemic will be unlike anything our society has experience...

Schools Local Decisions data shows system-wide underspend of $1.3 billion

6 March, 2020 - Data obtained by the Greens shows $1.3 billion dollars is sitting unspent in school bank accounts under the failing Local Schools Local Decision...

Government delays inquiry into Victoria's flawed and undemocratic voting system

5 March, 2020 - In yet another attempt to delay reform on Victoria’s upper house group voting system, today the Andrews Government announced that the Electoral ...

ACT gas phase-out gaining momentum

4 March, 2020 - Canberrans are voting with their feet, transitioning away from natural gas and making the switch to 100% renewable electricity – again cementing...

Victoria will undertake inquiry into 100% clean energy transition

4 March, 2020 - Today the Victorian Parliament voted in support of a Greens inquiry that will look into how the state can phase out coal and transition to 100 p...

Green Issue: Editorial February 2020

3 March, 2020 - By Rob Delves, for the Green Issue Editorial Team Adam Bandt has come out swinging in favour of a Green New Deal (GND) and this is the main t...

Local Government Bill will wipe independent and minority voices from councils

3 March, 2020 - Today the Local Government Bill will be debated in Victorian Parliament, and, if passed, will effectively wipe out independent and minority coun...

Year-round pill testing can be realised: ACT Greens

2 March, 2020 - Ahead of April’s Groovin the Moo music festival, the Greens have again called for routine pill testing in the ACT. It comes following the suc...

Jordon Steele-John’s February Update

2 March, 2020 - Saddened by the bushfires and the Federal Government’s response to them, and by the testimony coming from the Disability Royal Commission By ...

Tim Clifford’s February Update

29 February, 2020 - Entering the decade of our last chance to avoid catastrophic climate change, activism needs to ramp up  By Hon. Tim Clifford, MLC f...

Regenerative Agriculture

29 February, 2020 - Industrial agriculture, in its race to meet ever-burgeoning human food demand, has had multiple adverse environmental effects. Regenerative ...

Diane Evers’ February Update

29 February, 2020 - The plight of our forests in a changing climate, promoting adequate support and funding for regional communities, and visiting many of those...

Over 15,000 cases of illegal fire activity by landowners ignored by authorities

29 February, 2020 - There have been less than a dozen prosecutions of landowners in the past decade despite over 15,000 incidents of out of control hazard reduc...

Alison Xamon’s February Update

29 February, 2020 - Over this summer of bushfires, increasing concerns about climate change, particularly the proposed Burrup Hub LNG expansion. Also concerns a...