Powell must listen to the peaceful protesters this weekend say the Greens

“What kind of Environment Minister begs the UNESCO World Heritage Committee to ignore the pleas of ordinary Queenslanders to protect the reef? asked Greens spokesperson Andrew Bartlett today.

Qld Greens call planned Powerlink lease “economically irresponsible”


The Queensland Greens have labelled the Newman Government’s planned leasing of the state’s electricity infrastructure assets as “amongst the most short-sighted and economically irresponsible ideas the LNP have hatched so far”.

Greens back Tony Fitzgerald’s call for major political reform

The Convenor of the Queensland Greens, Andrew Bartlett, has welcomed comments made by corruption buster Tony Fitzgerald, calling for major reform to Queensland’s political system.

“Mr Fitzgerald is right to call on voters to ignore voting for either major party until such time as one of them supports call for democratic reform,” Mr Bartlett said.

Greens call on Queenslanders to Keep up the Pressure to Save Reef

After the revelations exposed by Four Corners program last week, the Greens continue to call on all parts of the community to keep up the pressure to save the Reef.

LNP needed the Carbon Tax as the excuse for the massive electricity bill rises in Queensland