Christine Milne delivers the Greens' 2014 Budget-in-reply Speech

15 May 2014

"We will stand with you, against the Abbott Government. We will stand with you to kick this mob out."


Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil

08 Nov 2013 | 5:30 pm

Senator Penny Wright to attend a candle lighting vigil to remember those who have died as a result of domestic and family violence and the loved ones left behind. 

This event is organised by the Coalition of Women's Domestic Violence Services South Australia. 



2013 Federal Election Platform

13 Jul 2013

Standing Up For What Matters - The Greens' Plan for a Better Australia.


Vale Dr Louise Crossley

31 Jul 2015

Christine Milne and Bob Brown are saddened to announce the passing yesterday of Dr Louise Crossley.


Nick McKim announced as the new Greens Senator for Tasmania

30 Jul 2015

The Australian Greens are pleased to announce that former Tasmanian Greens Leader Nick McKim has been elected by a ballot of members to become the next Greens Senator for Tasmania. Mr McKim will fill a casual vacancy in the Senate, created by the resignation of Christine Milne.


Statement on pre-selection of Nick McKim for impending Senate vacancy

30 Jul 2015

Australian Greens Senator for Tasmania, Peter Whish-Wilson, enthusiastically welcomes the pre-selection of Nick McKim for the impending Senate vacancy made by the imminent retirement of Senator Christine Milne.

Senator Whish-Wilson said, “The Greens members have made a superb choice in pre-selecting Nick McKim to partner with me in representing Tasmania in the Senate.

“Nick is one of the most accomplished and experienced politicians to be pre-selected for a Senate position in our party’s history.


Greens NSW members preselect Senator Lee Rhiannon for upcoming federal election

25 Jul 2015

A ballot of Greens NSW members has preselected Lee Rhiannon as the party's lead Senate candidate for NSW in the upcoming federal election.


Greens pay tribute to Felicity Wishart

21 Jul 2015

Australian Greens Acting Leader Senator Larissa Waters expressed the Greens’ deep sympathies to the family of Felicity Wishart who passed away on Sunday night, and paid tribute to her legacy as one of Australia’s leading conservationists.


Liberals' attack on opposing voices won’t end with environment groups

21 Jul 2015

Peter Whish-Wilson, Greens Senator for Tasmania, provides the following comments on the Liberals’ use of a House of Representative inquiry to persecute groups advocating for environmental protections. The government-controlled House of Representatives Committee on the Environment is currently inquiring, at the Environment Minister’s request, into the tax-deductibility status of environmental organisations with a hearing held in Hobart today.

Senator Whish-Wilson said, “Make no mistake, the government is gunning for groups who advocate for the environment but it’s not going to stop there.


Penny Wright to step aside as a Greens Senator for South Australia

17 Jul 2015

Greens Senator for South Australia Penny Wright has announced she will be stepping aside, due to illness in the family.

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