Victorian News

Government's promise to get trucks off residential streets is all spin and no substance

16 January, 2020 - Trucks are regularly ignoring the truck bans in place on residential streets, despite assurances by the Government that this would no longer ...

Scrapping the North East Link now would save over $14 billion dollars

18 December, 2019 - Scrapping the North East Link now would save the Government over $14 billion dollars, according to an independent PBO costing obtained by th...

Government backflips on promise to tackle waste crisis this year

17 December, 2019 - The Victorian Labor Government appears to have backflipped on a promise to act on the waste crisis this year, after committing to release tw...

Melbourne Airport rail link needs a Broadmeadows connection

17 December, 2019 - With the state and federal governments set to sign off on the cheaper option of connecting the airport rail link to the suburban network, th...

North East Link approval highlights Victoria's broken environmental laws

6 December, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called for a complete overhaul of the environmental effects process for major infrastructure projects in Victoria, ...

Release of Victorian transport plan blocked by Labor and minor parties

29 November, 2019 - Victorians will continue to be kept in the dark about the Victorian Government’s transport planning after a Greens amendment was bizarrely d...

Victorians with mental illness deserve the security of a home

28 November, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed the interim report released by the Royal Commission into Mental Health today, but are disappointed that i...

Market-led proposals for transport infrastructure should be scrapped

27 November, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have called on the Government to scrap market led proposals for transport infrastructure and instead focus on developin...

Victoria's waste management system needs a complete overhaul

27 November, 2019 - The Victorian Greens have echoed the state waste inquiry report’s calls for broad scale reform of Victoria’s waste management system but say...