Sue Pennicuik

Sue is the Victorian Greens spokesperson on Arts, Education, Justice, Corrections, Police, Racing and Animal Welfare. She is a passionate advocate for justice and equality and greater investment in public education and the arts.

Sue joined the Greens in 1996 due to her commitment to social justice, democracy, peace and ecological sustainability.

She was elected to state parliament in 2006, 2010 and 2014, representing the Southern Metropolitan region of Melbourne where she has lived for the past 25 years.

Sue has BAs in Arts and Phys Ed and a Masters in Environmental Science.

Before entering parliament, Sue worked in a variety of jobs including as a teacher and for the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU), where she coordinated occupational health and safety (OHS) campaigns including tackling stress and bullying at work, safer working hours and banning asbestos.


Office of Sue Pennicuik

206 Bay Street, Brighton VIC 3186

(03) 9530 8399


Attorney General
Police and Corrections,
Creative  Industries

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Get involved with Sue Pennicuik's current campaigns.

Duck Shooting

During the annual Victorian duck shooting season, thousands of ‘game’ ducks are shot on our wetlands along with rare and threatened ducks.

Greyhound Racing

Tell the Victorian Racing Minister that greyhound racing is completely unacceptable.

Battery Hens

It is estimated that up to 12 million ‘battery’ hens are confined in small cages in the Australian egg producing industry.

Vic prison secures almost $690m in budget

Victorian Greens justice spokeswoman Sue Pennicuik said building more prisons did nothing to reduce crime and the existing prevention and rehabilitation service…

Vic Greens plan to transform Melbourne Metro

The Victorian Greens have announced the first step in transforming Melbourne's outdated train lines into a reliable, high capacity world class metro system. …