Victorian News

Greens and community upset by government's decision to push ahead with huge gas import terminal

11 August, 2020 - The Greens and Western Port residents are disappointed that Planning Minister Richard Wynne has refused the community's plea to delay the asse...

Mine rehabilitation in Victoria not happening due to government failures

5 August, 2020 - Today the Auditor-General’s report on rehabilitating mines in Victoria has revealed that the state’s Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions ...

South Kensington Station upgrades are a hard-earned win for the community

4 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed the announcement of funding for much-needed upgrade work to South Kensington Station and say it follows year...

Greens call on Premier Andrews to extend protections for renters

4 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Andrews Government to extend protections in place for Victorian renters that are currently due to expir...

Inquiry reveals public housing as top priority in tackling homelessness

4 August, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have said a ‘big build’ of public housing will be critical if the government wants to end the state’s homelessness crisis,...

Victorian Government delays emissions reduction targets again

31 July, 2020 - The Andrews Government has delivered yet another blow to the environment under the cover of COVID-19 with the announcement it will delay setting...

Aboriginal Victorians now 16 times more likely to be imprisoned than the general population

30 July, 2020 - Aboriginal people in Victoria are now imprisoned at a rate of more than 16 times the general population according to 2019 data from the Australi...

Bike superhighway needs to be fast-tracked in Melbourne

29 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have renewed their call on the state government to fast-track the construction of a 21-kilometre bike superhighway that run...

Greens call on Attorney-General to support raising the age

25 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have written to Jill Hennessy urging her to support raising the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 14 when the Counc...