In his quest for justice for three Aboriginal children who were murdered in the early 1990s, Greens MLC David Shoebridge has achieved a milestone: The parliamentary campaign he spearheaded has led the NSW Attorney General to support a retrial. As David writes, it has been a long journey with important lessons to teach.

Greens NSW has achieved a huge boost in Local Government representation with three Mayors and 24 councillors elected from the 29 districts we contested in the recent elections.

Speaking in Parliament on Tuesday, newly elected Greens MLC Justin Field explained to a packed house why it is crucial to go back to first principles in addressing environmental and social concerns.