Greens Shut Out of Chamber of Commerce Debate

A debate on the economy of the Cairns Region sponsored by the Cairns Chamber of Commerce on Thursday March 15 has failed to invite The Greens Party.  

Cuts to Palliative Care Beds at Canossa a sign of things to come

Palliative care is one of the failures of Queensland Health under Labor.

Gladstone Ports Corporation over the limit again

The Queensland Greens state that evidence on the Gladstone Ports Corporation website indicates that turbidity in the harbour has been above the licensed level for over three days and that it is time that DERM issued an Environmental Protection Order [EPO].

“Turbidity has been above the 99th percentile at the QE4 monitoring point for over three days.

Palliative care is one of the failures of Queensland Health under Labor.

Palliative care is one of the failures of Queensland Health under Labor.

The various Ministers for Health under Labor have neglected putting in place a comprehensive palliative care service that is community based so that relatives do not have to travel unnecessarily to spend time with their loved ones before they die.

Candidate Ramps Up Campaign With “Super Tuesday”.

Greens candidate for Whitsunday Jonathon Dykyj will be right in the thick of it tomorrow as his campaign ramps up in the last fortnight before polling day.

 

Qld Greens respond to LNP's shrill release on preferences

The Queensland Greens have responded to an attack from the LNP by spoofing Tim Nicholls’ exaggerated view of NGOs and the Greens which are currently standing up against the ravages of foreign coal and gas development on rural landowners.

Qld Reef Pilots agree with Greens assessment of threats

The Queensland Greens have welcomed news of the Australian Reef Pilots - planned submission to state and federal governments on the problems posed by increased coal shipping through the Great Barrier Reef.

Qld Greens lodge formal coal wagons complaint by residents

Greens Candidate for South Brisbane, Ms. Jo Bragg,  spoke with residents affected by dust or noise from uncovered coal wagons on Saturday 10 March and Sunday 11 March. 

Ms. Jo Bragg said,

Qld Greens only party to protect all of Qld's food bowl

The Queensland Greens will be participating in today's Food Security protests and public meeting at Brisbane's Convention Centre. The events have been organised by the community group Lock the Gate.

Katter’s anti-gay ad insulting to Queenslanders: Greens

The anti-gay marriage advertisement by Katter’s Australian Party again shows how out of touch the new party is toward the views of ordinary Queenslanders, the Australian Greens said today.

“The party’s latest ad is an insult to Queenslanders,” Greens’ marriage equality spokesperson, Sen. Sarah Hanson-Young, said today in Ashgrove.