10/50 Clearing Neighbourhood Action Plan: Materials and strategies to stop tree loss in your local area
The 10/50 clearing code of practice is now in operation across NSW and trees are being lost at an unprecedented rate. The 10/50 code was introduced by the Liberal Government ...
From brown paper bags of cash, a raft of illegal developer donations and endless lies and cover-ups from politicians, it is time that a focused and considered spotlight was turned ...
The NSW Coalition Government is working with the Shooters Party to strip your voting rights in Local Council elections. They have legislation that delivers two votes to every corporation that ...
We are excited to announce the Animals in the Wild photographic competition will begin next week. The competition is part of our campaign against recreational hunting, and in particular the ...
Today Greens MPs in Commonwealth and State Parliaments are uniting to call for an Australia-wide scheme to deliver Portable Long Service Leave for all working Australians. You can read SA ...
The Parliamentary Inquiry into the Newcastle Planning Process has released an interim report making a compelling case to retain the rail link and for the Government to scrap its plans to cut the rail on Boxing Day. The Parliamentary Inquiry into Newcastle Planning was established by a motion moved by Greens MP David Shoebridge. Its recently […]
Calls from David Leyonhjelm and others for US style gun laws in response to the Sydney siege must be rejected and instead a closer review of gun licensing and control must be undertaken. What is apparent with the confusion between the Prime Minister and the NSW Police however is that there is an urgent need […]
Dear friends, As the year draws to a close we can look back on some of the great campaigning achievements of 2014. It has not been an easy year for progressive politics, but working together in NSW we have still achieved some memorable results that are worth celebrating. Campaigns our office has worked on include: […]
The Parliamentary Inquiry into Newcastle Planning has today delivered an interim report that makes a compelling case for the NSW government to immediately halt its plans to cut the Newcastle rail line on Boxing Day. The report is the first thorough analysis of the case for and against the truncation of the Newcastle rail line […]
Media Release 17 December 2014 The cross-party “Mr Fluffy” asbestos inquiry has today produced a unanimous road map for comprehensive reform to address the health crisis of loose fill asbestos in NSW homes. This loose fill asbestos was sold to ACT and NSW home owners between 1968 and 1979 under the trading name “Mr Fluffy”. […]
Greens NSW MPs, Mehreen Faruqi, David Shoebridge, John Kaye, Jeremy Buckingham, Jan Barham, Jamie Parker and Senator Lee Rhiannon have issued the following statement on the Martin Place tragedy. “Our thoughts are with the families and loved ones of the two Sydneysiders who lost their lives to a violent gunman. “We extend our deepest sympathies […]
A highly critical report on the clearing of hundreds of square metres of critically endangered littoral rainforest in the Tweed has been referred to the Federal Environment Minister for his urgent intervention. The clearing was carried out under controversial NSW 10/50 laws, and the report finds it has had a significant adverse impact on the […]
Yesterday David hosted a roundtable with the Community Justice Coalition to discuss the implementation of computers in cells for education and counselling. The event was initiated by Brett Collins of Justice Action. Other speakers included Ron Fabre from Prison PC, Kat Armstrong from the Women in Prison Advocacy Network (WIPAN), and Ken Marslew from Enough […]