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Greens Support Community Action on Climate

September 29, 2022

Protestors gathered in Adelaide CBD to demand more action on climate. A protest organised by Uni Students for Climate Action was held Friday night on the steps of Parliament House. Tammy Franks MLC spoke at the rally, in support of the communities call for...

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Greens Welcome Better Supports for Grieving Families

July 26, 2022

The Greens have today welcomed the Government’s announcement that they will amend Work Health and Safety legislation to implement the recommendations of the Mansfield review into SafeWorkSA’s handling of the death of Gayle Woodford.   These changes would improve the confidentiality provisions in the...

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Greens Jump Racing Ban Bill Clears Final Hurdle

July 07, 2022

Today, the jumps racing carnage ends in South Australia. Jumps racing has finally been banned in South Australia with the Lower House passing the Greens’ Bill. This is a huge win for animal welfare in our state, and the culmination of years of advocacy...

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Greens Call to End 'Institutional Racism' in SAPOL Recruitment

July 05, 2022

This NAIDOC Week the Greens have called on SAPOL to update their recruitment processes after uncovering administrative racism in SAPOL’s recruitment processes. Recruits passing all other relevant tests are ‘failing’ the final police check after not being able to provide details such as their...

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Greens Say it's High Time to Legalise Cannabis in SA

June 15, 2022

The Greens have introduced a Bill into the South Australian Parliament that would, if passed by both houses, legalise cannabis for adult use with regulation of the resultant legal industry through a Licensing Agency. The South Australian Cannabis Licensing Agency would establish oversight and...

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Parliament to Explore Port River Dolphin Protections

June 15, 2022

The Upper House has passed a Greens motion that would establish a Committee to investigate new protections for the Port River Dolphins in the Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary. The Select Committee will inquire into and further report on legislative and policy measures that may be...

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Labor Betray Injured Workers

June 02, 2022

In an appalling move from a so-called “Labor” Government, the Minister for Industrial Relations Kyam Maher has today introduced a bill that would make it practically impossible for injured workers to have their workplace injuries properly assessed and compensated, flying in the face of...

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Parliament Declares Climate Emergency

May 31, 2022

Both houses of Parliament today have finally passed a motion to declare a climate emergency in South Australia. Former Greens MLC Mark Parnell passed a historic motion declaring a climate emergency in South Australia in the upper house in 2019, making it the first...

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Greens Announce Community Campaigner As Candidate for Bragg

May 30, 2022

The SA Greens today announced long term Skye resident and well-known local environmental community campaigner, Jim Bastiras, as their candidate for the Bragg by-election. Greens SA MLCs Tammy Franks and Robert Simms launched the campaign. “As Chairperson of the Residents Against White Rock Quarry...

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