EVENT Last chance to save Middle Head public meeting

EVENT Last chance to save Middle Head public meeting

WHEN: Thursday 8 May 2014, 6.30 pm – 7.30 pm WHERE: Mosman Council Senior Citizens’ Centre (next to Mosman Town Hall, Mosman Square, Spit Junction) WHAT: Find out more about the size and scale of the new proposed development at Middle Head and how best to make your...
Media release: Hazzard gives green light to Windsor Bridge project

Media release: Hazzard gives green light to Windsor Bridge project

In a classic case of “putting out the garbage before Christmas” Minister for Planning Brad Hazzard has today approved the controversial Windsor Bridge Replacement Project, despite documents revealing that a high level of political interference occurred in the planning...
ESTIMATES ROUND UP Heritage

ESTIMATES ROUND UP Heritage

The complete transcript of the hearing is available here.  David asked questions about: Whether the Minister for Heritage will ensure that his office and the department assesses the heritage of Challoner House and pass on their input the Planning Minister before he...
EVENTS: Working towards real reform of the NSW Planning  System

EVENTS: Working towards real reform of the NSW Planning System

Your neighbourhood under attack Part 3A all over again  There are only a few months to go until the O’Farrell Government introduces its new planning legislation to NSW Parliament. These months will be crucial for making sure that they know the public is watching and...
Submission to the Sydney Metropolitan Strategy

Submission to the Sydney Metropolitan Strategy

The Greens NSW have a vision for Sydney that is more than just high rise tower blocks and economic activity. We see the 2013 Sydney Metropolitan Strategy as a chance to move towards a liveable, low carbon, prosperous and sustainable city that is the envy of the world...

Business of the House [Motion Debate]

This speech was delivered on 30 May 2013 in the NSW Upper house. You can read the full debate online here. BUSINESS OF THE HO– USE Suspension of Standing and Sessional Orders: Order of Business Mr DAVID SHOEBRIDGE [11.28 a.m.]: On behalf of The Greens I give...
Nobbys preservation historic achievement

Nobbys preservation historic achievement

This article was published in the Newcastle Herald on 19 March 2013. David Shoebridge is a Greens representative in the NSW Legislative Council. He would like to pay tribute to the research of the Coal River Working Party and especially the work of Roslyn Kerr and...