Media release: Commons across NSW saved!

Greens amendments to the Crown Lands Act secured in NSW Parliament last year will continue to protect commons across NSW as the Coalition Government has abandoned its plan to abolish commons. This will leave precious parcels of community land safe for the enjoyment of their local communities for generations to come. Greens MP and Planning […]

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Save St Albans Common have saved St Albans Common!

Today is a wonderful day for the people of the Hawkesbury area with the success of the hard fought campaign of the dedicated band at Save St Albans Common. When this precious place was under threat the local community came together and worked hard to ensure it would be protected now and into the future. […]

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2017 so far: gun money talks and local democracy walks

Dear friends, We’re a quarter of the way through 2017 and despite how busy things are it seems a good time to reflect a bit on what we’ve done so far. Building on our work on council amalgamations that has already saved a number of councils around the state, I introduced a bill into Parliament […]

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Challenges ahead for new NSW Police Commissioner

The Greens wish new Police Commissioner Mick Fuller well in his new role leading the NSW Police Force. The NSW Police Force is well overdue for fresh leadership, with poor succession planning by the Coalition as well as  infighting and internal disputes amongst senior police overshadowing the broader work of frontline police for too long. […]

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