Join the campaign to protect public land

Join the campaign to protect public land

Public land is precious. Whether it is the King Edward Park in Newcastle, the Paddington Bowling Club, the Terrace Reserve Caravan Park at Brunswick Heads or one of countless public reserves across the state, the pattern is the same, with public land being continuing...
Compo changes, thousands benefit but thousands to still miss out   

Compo changes, thousands benefit but thousands to still miss out  

Thousands of injured workers will benefit, but thousands more will miss out, from a modest workers compensation reform package announced by the NSW government today. The government’s $1 billion reform package represents only a small part of the multi-billion surplus...
NSW gun numbers soar: 850, 000 now registered across the state

NSW gun numbers soar: 850, 000 now registered across the state

The number of registered guns in private hands across NSW continues to surge, with the latest figures obtained by the NSW Greens showing more than 850,000 guns in private hands in NSW. Figures the Greens obtained from the NSW Police Force show a staggering 850,636...
Parliamentary survey shows forced amalgamations on the nose

Parliamentary survey shows forced amalgamations on the nose

The Baird government’s plan for super-sized councils and forced amalgamations has been roundly rejected by more than 70% of respondents to a survey conducted by the Parliamentary Inquiry into Local Government. Key survey findings were: –    72% of survey...