Bushwalking club: Hawkesbury, Springwood and Narrabeen Lakes

Bushwalking club: Hawkesbury, Springwood and Narrabeen Lakes

We’ve had some beautiful walking weather lately, with lovely clear crisp days perfect for getting out on the trail. Our next few walks have had a great response already, so get your RSVP in soon if you’re keen in coming along. The Springwood walk is one of our longer...
EVENT: How can the Greens help Palestine?

EVENT: How can the Greens help Palestine?

This year the APAN – Australia Palestine Advocacy Network hosted a Greens study tour to Palestine and Israel, with Greens from NSW and Victoria including Senator Janet Rice, Greens MP David Shoebridge, Waverley Councillor Dominic WY Kanak and Greens member and...
How to access Government information – GIPA CLE

How to access Government information – GIPA CLE

We had a great event at the Surry Hills Neighborhood Centre with a briefing for lawyers and other interested people on how to access Government information – with a specific focus on the GIPA process. Thanks especially to Brooke from Greens Lawyers helping to...
Greens bushwalking club: join now!

Greens bushwalking club: join now!

As part of our campaigning to protect wild places (and as a respite from campaigning!) we plan regular bushwalks around NSW with Greens members and supporters. Where possible we have local environmental or Aboriginal heritage experts with us, and we’ll often go...
EVENT: Documentary screening of ‘Hard to Believe’

EVENT: Documentary screening of ‘Hard to Believe’

Our office is hosting a screening of the documentary ‘Hard to Believe’ which looks at forced organ harvesting in China, what Australia’s responsibility is and why it matters. WHEN: Wednesday 28th October, 6pm – 8.30pm WHERE: Macquarie Room, NSW...
Forum – The Future of Police Accountability

Forum – The Future of Police Accountability

REGISTER HERE Chair: Mr Robert Debus AM, Professorial Fellow UNSW Law and former Attorney-General of NSW Introductory remarks: Mr Andrew Tink AM, Reviewer of Police Oversight Q&A Panel: The Hon. Trevor Khan MLC, Deputy President and Chair of Committees, Parliament...
EVENT Sniff Off Party

EVENT Sniff Off Party

Drug sniffer dogs do not work. In fact they are wrong 64-72% of the time. When they do find drugs, it is normally a small amount for personal use – only 2% of searches result in a supply conviction. The police use of drug dogs disproportionately affects the...
EVENT ‘No Spray, No Way’ Community Forum

EVENT ‘No Spray, No Way’ Community Forum

David will be joining National Toxics Network’s Jo Immig and community spokesperson for concerned residents of Bellingen Shire Susan Weil in Bellingen on Monday 2nd March to discuss Forestry Corporation’s plans to conduct aerial spraying in the Gladstone State...
Computers in cells roundtable discussion – summary

Computers in cells roundtable discussion – summary

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,...