Essential Greens

With ten outstanding candidates in all local electorates, the Gold Coast Greens say they are striving to bring justice to the human society and wealth back to the economy through their social justice and environmental principles.

Education forum: Greens have best policies for education and for teachers

Penny Allman-Payne, Greens candidate for Capalaba (and former state secondary school teacher), told yesterday’s Capalaba election 2012 education forum that the Greens are the only party that will persue real education reform and provide genuine support for teachers.

Noosa Greens candidate backs Queensland Council of Unions' Charter for Working Queenslanders

The Greens candidate for Noosa, Dr Jim McDonald, has declared his support for the Queensland Council of Unions' Charter for Working Queenslanders. He described the Charter as a comprehensive approach towards supporting the role of workers in the Queensland Economy.

Greens candidates and policies best for workers

Queensland Greens lead candidate Adam Stone has told the biggest industrial relations debate of the election campaign that the Greens are now clearly the party which best defends and promotes the rights of workers and unions.

What are the major parties hiding when it comes to uranium mining?

Media Release: Greens nuclear issues spokesperson Senator Scott Ludlam. Thursday, March 15th 2012

The LNP and Labor need to make their position on uranium mining in Queensland clear, the Australian Greens said today.

Old parties vote to stay in the dark on coal seam gas: Greens

Both the Government and the Coalition have chosen to stay in the dark about the real impacts of coal seam gas mining in Australia, by today voting down the Greens’ proposal for the first nation-wide coal seam gas Senate inquiry.

LNP attacking farmers and rural Queenslanders cost of living

“The latest election promise from the LNP is an outright attack on the rural residents of Queensland” said Mr Newson , The Greens Candidate for Nanango.    “Every farmer has either a ute, truck or motorbike, if not all of them to help with rural life and farm work”  

Greens top poll in WWF assessment of Coastal and Reef policies

The Queensland Greens have welcomed the assessment by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) that they have by far the strongest election commitments for protecting Queensland's coasts and marine environment, and the hundreds of thousands of jobs that depend on it.

Greens condemn Tunnel traffic funneling reports

Queensland Greens lead candidate Adam Stone has condemned reports that road realingments around the entrances to the Airport Link tunnel will create bottlenecks and act to funnel traffic into the tunnel.

Greens tell Industrial Relations forum: Our policies are best for workers

Queensland Greens lead candidate Adam Stone has told the biggest industrial relations debate of the election campaign that the Greens are now clearly the party which best defends and promotes the rights of workers and unions.