Victorian News

Greens call for inquiry into management of public housing lockdown

10 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have today called for an independent inquiry into how the ‘hard lockdown’ of Flemington and North Melbourne public housing ...

Government must act to prevent other public housing towers being locked down

6 July, 2020 - Preventing a hard lock down of other public housing towers across Melbourne must now be a priority for the Housing Minister. Public housing r...

Victorian Government should put solar and batteries on all 24,000 free-standing public housing homes

4 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to put solar and batteries on all free-standing public housing homes on the back of its ...

Victoria continues to fall short when it comes to public school funding

3 July, 2020 - A comparison of state and federal funding agreements has exposed the Andrews Labor Government’s woeful rate of public school funding. Victoria...

Greens launch plan to lead Victoria out of recession through renewable energy

2 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have launched a renewable energy-led recovery plan for Victoria that, if adopted, would create thousands of jobs, lead us ou...

Greens call for government grant to turn Portland aluminium smelter into a big battery

2 July, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Andrews Labor Government to end their $200 million taxpayer subsidies for the Portland smelter, and inste...

Victorians need certainty that Somyurek didn't meddle with proposed council ward changes

22 June, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the new minister for local government, Shaun Leane, to ensure that any proposed council ward changes made by...

Greens welcome new senator for Victoria, Lidia Thorpe

20 June, 2020 - The Australian Greens have today announced that Lidia Thorpe will be the next Senator for Victoria, following a massive state-wide ballot of the...

Victoria needs new bail laws to end the over-imprisonment of First Nations people

16 June, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to urgently introduce new bail laws to help reduce the number of First Nations people b...