Victorian News

Air pollution in Latrobe Valley requires urgent action

18 November, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed the findings of an inquiry into air pollution but say they ignore important health concerns raised by com...

Crossbenchers' transparency triumph cuts Premier's pandemic powers

16 November, 2021 - The parliamentary leaders of the Greens, the Reason Party and the Animal Justice Party have secured key improvements to the pandemic bill.&n...

Federal and state governments undermining climate action with bogus EV policies

9 November, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have said the Federal Liberal Government and Victorian Labor Government’s bogus EV polices are undermining the shift to ...

Government's North East Link announcement 'shameless greenwashing'

28 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called today’s North East Link announcement ‘shameless greenwashing’ and say the project will be an environmental a...

Gambling billionaires win as Crown given ninth life

26 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have said the Victorian Labor Government’s response to the Royal Commission into Crown today is a story of how gambling ...

Crown RC response will be 'moment of truth' for government

25 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called tomorrow a moment of truth for the Victorian Government and say their response to the Royal Commission into ...

Greens secure fairer, more transparent pandemic laws

25 October, 2021 - The Victorian Government will tomorrow introduce a Bill to replace the state of emergency with new pandemic-specific laws so that Victorians ...

Victoria should follow NSW's lead and introduce voucher program

20 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to introduce a voucher program for Melbourne accommodation, theatre and the arts, fo...

Victorian public schools short-changed by billions

18 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state and federal governments to revisit public school funding, after an independent costing found th...

Greens launch plan to limit harms of a Melbourne casino post-Royal Commission

14 October, 2021 - The next Melbourne Casino would be forced to pay its fair share in tax and reduce its gaming machines by half under a post-Royal Commission p...

Labor and Liberals vote to allow gas drilling at 12 Apostles

14 October, 2021 - The Victorian Labor Government and the Victorian Liberal National Opposition have voted down a Greens motion that would have prevented new ga...

Government must stop underfunding threatened species: Greens

13 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to drastically increase its funding for biodiversity and threatened species, followi...

Health worker 'allowance' finally backs up 18 months of frontline heroes rhetoric

12 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed news that the state government will provide frontline health workers with an allowance over the next four ...

Victoria should fund 'catch-up swim program' for kids

12 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to fund a large-scale catch-up swim program so Melbourne children who missed out on ...

Victorian nurses should be given bonuses to recognise COVID work

5 October, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called on the state government to provide a salary top-up for clinical staff in public hospitals who are providing h...