Liberal National government’s heartless Martin Place bill passes

Today in National Homelessness Week the Liberal National government rushed through legislation that will allow police to remove the homeless people from Martin Place, seize and destroy their belongings and break up non-“authorised” protests within the CBD. This is a heartless response from a heartless government that would rather see homeless people disappear than take […]

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Job opportunity: Policy and Media Advisor (maternity leave position)

Applications are invited for a maternity leave position as a Policy and Media Advisor in the Office of David Shoebridge, Greens NSW Upper House MP. This is a temporary, part time (4 days per week) maternity leave position for up to 4 months.  Organisation/Entity: Parliament of New South Wales – Legislative Council Job Category: Policy […]

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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 planned walks this year at just […]

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Grill the Ministers at Budget Estimates

It has been a busy year in NSW Parliament, and once again budget estimates are almost upon us. Hearings will be from Thursday 31 August to Friday 8 September 2017. We’d love to hear your thoughts about issues to raise and potential questions to ask. Budget Estimates happen once a year and are one of […]

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Getting our councils back

We’ve had a big win in the campaign to save our councils, but the Greens won’t give up until all communities have their councils back. Whether it’s Pittwater or Leichhardt, Guyra or Tumbarumba, Gloucester or Marrickville, the Greens are committed to winding back all forced council amalgamations. There never has been any evidence, democratic mandate […]

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Custody statistics show Liberals and Nationals reinforcing failure

Custody statistics show Liberals and Nationals reinforcing failure At a time when most categories of crime are falling, the ever increasing prison population in NSW is a clear indicator of a Government hamstrung by their own law and order agenda. BOCSAR’s latest custody statistics released today show further increases in number of people in prison […]

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The Sydenham to Bankstown Priority precincts

Between 100,000 – 200,000 new residents Not a single new school site identified Not a single new hospital site Not a single new park Not a single new community centre Download in PDF:  170731 Canterbury Overdevelopment Download in PowerPoint: 170731 Canterbury Overdevelopment          

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