Private arsenals grow as registered gun numbers soar

Private arsenals grow as registered gun numbers soar

The Greens have released new figures showing for the first time the extent of gun ownership, and the disturbing number of private arsenals, across NSW. As reported by the Sydney Morning Herald: Private gun owners have been allowed to stockpile personal arsenals...
Greens Bill to ban the lever action shotgun

Greens Bill to ban the lever action shotgun

The Greens NSW have introduced legislation to make the Adler A110 8 shot lever action shotgun a prohibited weapon in NSW The Firearms Amendment (Lever Action Shotguns—Community Safety) Bill will restrict access to the multiple round shotgun to only a very limited...
“Toy” guns good enough for daylight robbery

“Toy” guns good enough for daylight robbery

listen to ‘Stuart Bocking and David Shoebridge’ on audioBoom Realistic replica firearms are rightly restricted by the NSW Firearms Act 1996, because they are regularly used to commit crimes. The fact is they look like the real thing and are used to intimidate people...
Animals in the Wild photographic show

Animals in the Wild photographic show

As reported by the Narooma News: THE 2015 Animals in the Wild photographic exhibition was opened at Gallery Bodalla on Saturday by Greens MP David Shoebridge. The photographic exhibition is a Green’s initiative supported by SAFE (Stop Arms Fairs in Eurobodalla) as a...
Animals in the Wild winners for 2015

Animals in the Wild winners for 2015

The 2015 Animals in the Wild Photographic Competition announced it’s winners at Gallery Bodalla 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...
Animals in the Wild photo competition to announce winners

Animals in the Wild photo competition to announce winners

This long-weekend the winners of the Animals in the Wild Photographic Competition, as selected by renowned Australian photographer Rex Dupain, will be announced at the Gallery Bodalla. Animals in the Wild is a photographic competition that encourages animal lovers...
Animals in the Wild 2015

Animals in the Wild 2015

We are excited to announce that the Animals in the Wild photographic competition is relaunching for 2015, with entries opening on 5 May 2015. The competition is part of our campaign against recreational hunting, and in particular the photographic hunting competition...
Guns in NSW courts won’t make them safer

Guns in NSW courts won’t make them safer

Arming police witnesses when they are in attendance at courts will break with centuries of tradition of removing weapons from courts, and produce no positive safety outcomes. Concerns have come to the fore again with the NSW Police Association calling for police to be...
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...