“G20 visitors get free public transport while residents have to pay their own way, to get out of the way.
“Brisbane has the most expensive bus and train tickets in the country. It is more expensive to travel one km in Brisbane than any other capital city in Australia.” Said Greens spokesperson and Indooroopilly candidate, Jake Schoermer, today.
Greens back former LNP Member’s Call for Donation Transparency, Will Campaign to Restore Integrity to Queensland Politics
“The cracks are beginning to show in the outdated approaches to the energy industry by both major parties. “ Queensland Greens Energy spokesperson, Dr Scott Thomson, said today.
“Leasing the grid just perpetuates and locks in the problems.
“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.
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”.
The Convenor of the Queensland Greens, Andrew Bartlett, has welcomed comments made by corruption buster Tony Fitzgerald, calling for major reform to Queenslands 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.