Stand up for our forests! Oppose the Eden Chipmill expansion

Make a submission on the Eden Chipmill Development Application  Right now our forests are more valued and precious than ever – as habitat for animals, biodiversity reservoirs and places to relax and play. In this context the plan for the Eden chipmill to EXPAND...

Media release: Logging while NSW burns   

Images have emerged which show continued logging operations in NSW native forests by Forestry Corporation contractors despite the threat of bushfires around the state. Locals have expressed concern at seeing mature trees hauled on logging trucks while the trees in...

Media release: Native Forest Logging is pennies for pulp

Figures obtained by NSW Greens MP David Shoebridge show that native forest logging is expensive, destructive and should be abandoned in favour of protection of native forests, and focus on a sustainable plantation industry. The expansion of logging into Western Lands...
End Native Forest Logging

End Native Forest Logging

Areas of high wilderness value, rainforest, old growth forests, town water catchments and habitat of threatened species should be fully protected. We work with Traditional Owners, environmentalists and activists and wildlife carers to protect our native forests for...
Greens bushwalking club: join now!

Greens bushwalking club: join now!

As part of our campaigning to protect wild places (and as a respite from campaigning!) we plan regular bushwalks around NSW with Greens members and supporters. Where possible we have local environmental or Aboriginal heritage experts with us, and we’ll often go...
Environmental breaches lead to call for halt to Tarkeeth logging

Environmental breaches lead to call for halt to Tarkeeth logging

Serious concerns about Forestry Corporations logging practices and potential environmental breaches should deliver a stop-work order and intervention from the Environmental Protection Agency. Though some of the logged forest is plantation, Forestry Corporation’s...
Greens MP David Shoebridge joins protest to protect the Tarkeeth

Greens MP David Shoebridge joins protest to protect the Tarkeeth

There is a growing call for Bellingen’s beautiful Tarkeeth State Forest to be protected from Forestry Corporation, with Greens MP, Justice and Forestry Spokesperson David Shoebridge joining out the front of Parliament with environmental activists protesting today....
It’s unanimous – time for NSW to protect privacy

It’s unanimous – time for NSW to protect privacy

The right to privacy needs statutory protection, and NSW should act to deliver this reform as a priority, according to a unanimous Parliamentary report delivered today into remedies for serious breaches of privacy. Whether it is protecting citizens from the damage...