Victorian News

Wrongs Amendment Bill 2015

10 November, 2015 - Ms PENNICUIK (Southern Metropolitan) — The Greens will be supporting the Wrongs Amendment Bill 2015. The bill makes a number of amendments t...

Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility draft criteria ignore cultural, environmental and social impacts

9 November, 2015 - The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility criteria, released by the Turnbull Government today, fail to rule out the $5 billion facility ...

Private health review won’t improve patient care

9 November, 2015 - Australian Greens Leader Richard Di Natale says a review of private health insurance is sorely needed, but the best deal for Australians is a...

Treasurer should include carbon tax in Tax White Paper: Greens

9 November, 2015 - Greens treasury spokesperson Adam Bandt MP today called on Treasurer Scott Morrison to include a carbon tax in the government’s Tax White Pap...

Richard's National Tour

7 November, 2015 - Highlights from Richard's recent National Tour.

A note from Senator Richard Di Natale

6 November, 2015 - I was pretty surprised and disappointed to see myself paraphrased saying I'd join forces with the Libs if it meant the Greens could win a sea...

GREENS CALL FOR BETTER BUSES AND TRAINS INSTEAD OF A WIDER MONASH

6 November, 2015 - Better buses and trains, not a wider Monash Freeway: Greens Greens MP Nina Springle says better public transport is the most effective way to...

Tax millionaires instead of GST: Greens

5 November, 2015 - Greens treasury spokesperson Adam Bandt MP today said that Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Treasurer Scott Morrison are going the wrong w...

Government refusing to clean up political donations

2 November, 2015 - Greens MP Sam Hibbins has called on the Government to explain its refusal to toughen political donations laws, in light of new revelations th...

Greens will fight GST hike

2 November, 2015 - Greens Treasury spokesperson Adam Bandt MP says the Greens will fight the government's plan to push up the goods and services tax. "The Green...

Knights and Dames: back to square one – now Turnbull must show leadership

2 November, 2015 - Australian Greens Leader Richard Di Natale has welcomed the abolition of knights and dames from the Order of Australia, but says Australians ...

Greens poll strongly in South-West by-elections

31 October, 2015 - Victorian Greens leader Greg Barber said he was delighted with the result in the byelections in South-West Victoria held today. "Who said the...

Greens congratulate medical professionals standing up for children in detention

30 October, 2015 - The Australian Greens have congratulated doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals for taking a strong stand against children in det...

No Second Casino for Victoria

30 October, 2015 - The Greens have called on the Andrews Government to rule out a second casino in Victoria, after revelations they a considering a unsolicited ...

Swift Parrot’s Critically Endangered Listing Demands Urgent Action

30 October, 2015 - The IUCN’s decision to list the swift parrot as critically endangered should prompt urgent action from the Federal Government. Greens Senator...