Qld Greens call for end to cruelty in dugong and turtle hunting

17 March 2012

The Queensland Greens, including two Indigenous candidates for the state election, have publicly denounced the cruel and inhumane killing of dugong and sea turtles in Torres Strait as shown on ABC TV’s 7.30 program last week.

Wild Rivers protects pristine rivers and provides employment

The Queensland Greens have responded to Tony Abbott, Campbell Newman and the Pearsons’ campaigning on wild rivers in Ashgrove today by pointing out that many Cape traditional owners support the scheme as it protects their pristine river systems and provides jobs.

How low can they go?

The Gold Coast Greens have strongly denounced the Katter Party’s controversial advertising strategy as sullying political debate in Australia, causing pain to members of the community, and inciting hatred.

Greens Broadwater reject terminal decline

After LNP’s Cairns promise to deepen Trinity Inlet for greater shipping volume, Greens Candidates highlight the joint LNP-KAP promotion of the Broadwater cruise ship terminal scheme as further evidence of the rash partisanship of the two conservative parties.

Greens Broadwater reject terminal decline

After LNP’s Cairns promise to deepen Trinity Inlet for greater shipping volume, Greens Candidates highlight the joint LNP-KAP promotion of the Broadwater cruise ship terminal scheme as further evidence of the rash partisanship of the two conservative parties.

Greens Broadwater reject terminal decline

After LNP’s Cairns promise to deepen Trinity Inlet for greater shipping volume, Greens Candidates highlight the joint LNP-KAP promotion of the Broadwater cruise ship terminal scheme as further evidence of the rash partisanship of the two conservative parties.

Preserving Springbrook Gains

The Gold Coast Greens welcome the exciting conservation and environmental news after the Springbrook discovery of five threatened species of which two rare frog species thought to be extinct have been identified, declaring the mountain’s conservation buy-back program a welcome demonstration of Labor’s adoption of green environmental strategies.

Preserving Springbrook Gains

The Gold Coast Greens welcome the exciting conservation and environmental news after the Springbrook discovery of five threatened species of which two rare frog species thought to be extinct have been identified, declaring the mountain’s conservation buy-back program a welcome demonstration of Labor’s adoption of green environmental strategies.

Springbrook miraculous event

Isn’t it great news that two rare frog species not seen for forty years have been discovered on Springbrook, the World Heritage jewel in the Gold Coast’s otherwise slipping crown?

Waste not your vote on LNP policy

Gold Coast Greens are cautioning locals not to dump their vote when considering the management of massive regional population waste issues.

 “The LNP catch-cry is ‘stopping the waste’,” Albert Candidate Petrina Maizey said, “but Campbell’s promise to repeal the 2011 Waste Reduction Act means a mountain of rubbish none of us can handle.