Greens express disappointment in Nambucca Shire Council's failure to support Great Koala National Park

NSW Greens MP, Dawn Walker has expressed her disappointment in Nambucca Shire Council’s decision not to formally support the Great Koala National Park at its meeting last week.

Greens Support Rail Union’s Right to Strike and Call on Premier Berejiklian to Come to the Table to Negotiate

Greens NSW MPs are calling on Premier Gladys Berejiklian to come to the negotiating table with rail workers and the Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU). All Greens MPs in NSW have signed a statement in support of the RTBU’s right to take industrial action (attached).

Turnbull pathetic response on fighting corruption – another leadership failure

The Prime Minister’s statement that he is not yet fully persuaded on the need for a national corruption watchdog demonstrates Turnbull’s woeful lack of leadership on the critical issue of restoring people’s confidence in our democratic processes and public institutions, the Greens democracy spoke

Greens MP Takes Aim at Secretive Puppy Farm Reforms Consultation Process

Greens NSW MP and Animal Welfare Spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has questioned why the NSW Government is conducting a secretive consultation on changes to combat puppy farming in NSW.

Sydney Trains Issues Expose Extent of Government Neglect on Sydney Trains

Greens NSW MP and Transport Spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has responded to yet another morning of cancelled services on Sydney Trains, saying this clearly exposes the Government’s neglect of the public transport people take day in and day out.

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NSW Transport Minister Must Take Responsibility for Sydney Public Transport Meltdown

Greens NSW MP and & Transport spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has called on the NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance to take responsibility for Sydney Trains going into meltdown this week.

Dr. Faruqi said:

Community Building Partnerships grants announced

Member for Ballina Tamara Smith today welcomed the announcement of $300,000 total grant funding for 23 projects in her electorate as part of the NSW Government’s 2017 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program.

NSW Government Going Backwards on Litter Targets

Greens NSW MP and Environment spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has responded to the NSW Auditor General’s Report into Planning and Environment that has highlighted that the NSW Government’s sole environmental indicator to reduce litter is going backwards, with litter increasing 16% over the l

Greens NSW Transport Spokesperson Calls on Roads Minister to Immediately Stop Work at Historic Thompson Square Precinct

Greens NSW MP and Environment & Transport spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has visited the historic Thompson Square and the Community Action for Windsor Bridge camp in Windsor. The Greens support the community against the new Windsor Bridge Project.

Dr. Faruqi said:

Homelessness figures show crisis worsening

Responding to today’s release of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) Annual Report on homelessness services NSW Greens spokesperson on Housing, Jenny Leong MP and Australian Greens spokesperson on Housing, Senator Lee Rhiannon have called for an urgent commitment to a housing fi