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Greens NSW call for declaration of climate emergency

23 October, 2019 - Greens move in both houses of Parliament for Climate Emergency Declaration Greens NSW MP Cate Faehrmann and Tamara Smith Member for Ballin...

Litter Act: Greens vote against “aggravated littering” charge that will only punish the vulnerable

22 October, 2019 - The Greens today voted against the creation of a new “aggravated littering” charge as part of the Litter Act, as this new charge would dispro...

Greens call for tough penalties for unregistered lobbying in NSW

22 October, 2019 - Greens NSW corruption spokesperson Jamie Parker MP has called for companies who lobby politicians without registering themselves or their lob...

What a tremendous disappointment.

22 October, 2019 - In a debate on the Litter Act earlier today, the major parties voted to aggressively penalise vulnerable people in our community for litterin...

Fines aren’t fair but today they’re a little fairer

22 October, 2019 - The Greens NSW have been instrumental into securing amendments this evening to the Government’s fines amendments bill which for the first tim...

Greens NSW support press freedom

21 October, 2019 - The Greens NSW support the Right to Know Coalition campaign for the decriminalisation of public interest journalism, and greater protection f...

Momentum grows for lowering voting age as Greens - local and national - fight for reform

21 October, 2019 - Today the Australian Greens have introduced a bill in the House of Representatives to lower the voting age to 16, marking another major miles...

Infrastructure Victoria's report highlights Government's need for strong action on recycling

21 October, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed Infrastructure Victoria’s interim report on how to tackle the state’s waste and recycling crisis, which su...

Communities are being neglected by Government in state's waste crisis

21 October, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Government to put the health and safety of communities first and fix the waste crisis. With news t...

State government’s silicosis initiatives will fail workers

18 October, 2019 - The initiatives announced today by the State government fail to respond to the dramatic nature of the problem of workers dying from silicosis...

More evidence of a mental health system in crisis: Greens

17 October, 2019 - The Greens spokesperson for Mental Health the Hon Alison Xamon MLC is dismayed by the failure of our mental health system to meet the needs o...

Dan Andrews is the last person standing between Victoria and a container refund scheme

16 October, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have urged the Labor Government to support their legislation for a container refund scheme in Victoria, as the party gea...

Barilaro’s Dam Stupid Idea: Cate Faehrmann

16 October, 2019 - The Government’s plan to fast-track the approval and construction of dams in Western NSW will do nothing to prevent towns reaching ‘Day-Zero’...