Victorian News

Recycling system needs structural change to resolve crisis

13 August, 2019 - The Greens welcome any steps taken to resolve Victoria’s waste and recycling crisis but caution the Government against using the same failed f...

Victoria could have pill testing by 2020

5 August, 2019 - A pill testing pilot could commence as early as next year under a Bill set to be introduced by the Victorian Greens. The Bill would establis...

Homelessness Week 2019: Government must build 80,000 new homes to tackle homelessness crisis

5 August, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Andrews Government to confront the biggest social justice issue facing the state - homelessness - by bu...

Victorian Greens call for judicial inquiry to stop gambling giants gaming the system

2 August, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called for the launch of a judicial inquiry into the role current and former State Government MPs and staffers have p...

Solar energy is too important to be handed out like a golden ticket

2 August, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Government to show leadership on renewable energy by making drastic improvements to its Solar Rebate Sc...

Government must invest in second recycling plant and storage facility to solve the state crisis

30 July, 2019 - In light of SKM’s decision to cease taking recyclable material, the Victorian Greens have called on the Government to set up a temporary storage...

SKM’s closure could cost councils millions unless Government acts now

22 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Government to guarantee kerbside recycling collection in light of SKM’s imminent closure. When four o...

Time to wave chequered flag on the Grand Prix

19 July, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have slammed the state government’s decision to extend the Albert Park Grand Prix to 2025. It will now cost Victorians o...

Government must work with residents as they undertake cladding crisis rectification works

16 July, 2019 - Leader of the Victorian Greens, Samantha Ratnam MLC, and Greens Member for Melbourne Adam Bandt MP have welcomed news that the Government will f...