Sth Coast fires a reminder of increased severity and frequency of natural disasters under climate change
20 August 2018
NSW Greens South Coast spokesperson and Milton resident Justin Field has thanked emergency services, volunteers and community members for working together on fighting the recent fires across the region.
Media Release: Greens congratulate community on pushing NSW Govt into plans for new marine protected areas
16 August 2018
NSW Greens Marine spokesperson Justin Field has congratulated the community for its hard work advocating for a Sydney Marine Park proposal, which has resulted in the NSW Government announcing consultation on new network of marine protected areas between Newcastle and Wollongong.
Greens call on Gaming Authority to immediately suspend Woolworths' pokies licences following internal report findings
6 August 2018
The Greens have called on NSW’s Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority to immediately suspend Woolworths’ poker machines licences following media reports an internal investigation confirmed staff at Woolworths-owned hotels have spied on patrons in order to boost profits.
Shark nets should be hauled up for good in NSW: Greens
3 August 2018
The NSW Greens have called for shark nets to be hauled up for good from NSW beaches following the release of government data on the metropolitan shark net meshing program, and North Coast shark net and SMART drumline trials.
Restoration of South Coast employment facilitator pilot an admission Abbott Government got it wrong
17 July 2018
The NSW Greens have cautiously welcomed the announcement of a $1m employment facilitator pilot for the South Coast region. The announcement will go some way to restoring the employment coordinator program that was cut by the Abbott Government in 2014.