Arms fairs unchecked as part of proliferating gun culture

Arms fairs unchecked as part of proliferating gun culture

NSW Greens are raising concerns over the number of arms fairs and the lack of scrutiny of applications for arms fairs from NSW police. Material obtained by the Greens under freedom of information laws reveals that between 2012 and 2014, 21 arms fair permits were...
Animals in the Wild Exhibition in Berrima

Animals in the Wild Exhibition in Berrima

Our Animals in the Wild photographic competition was taken to Berrima last week with the exhibition being displayed at the Bell Gallery thanks to the fantastic support and organisation of the Southern Highlands Greens and Wingecarribee WIRES. Animals in the Wild is an...
Inaugural Animals in the Wild Photographic competition a success

Inaugural Animals in the Wild Photographic competition a success

The Inaugural Animals in the Wild Photographic Competition announced it’s winners in Narooma over the weekend. The exhibition was a great success, with the competition receiving an overwhelming number of entries, of very high quality which portray some of...
Greens call on NSW government for tougher hunting laws

Greens call on NSW government for tougher hunting laws

Footage of the aftermath of illegal hunting activities has been released as the Greens call on the NSW government for tougher hunting laws. Six wild brumbies were shot dead within a week of the of the NSW government reopening forests to hunters. Brumbies are not...
Brumbies shot in State Forest – days after hunters let back in

Brumbies shot in State Forest – days after hunters let back in

Less than a week after amateur hunters were let back in by the NSW government, six brumbies have been illegally shot dead in Newnes State Forest. The NSW Government has recently promoted the reopening of state forests for hunting, however brumbies are not an approved...