Live exports, animal cruelty set to increase under Labor-Katter grubby deal

 The Greens say animal cruelty associated with the live export trade is set to increase following Labor’s grubby preference deal with Bob Katter in Queensland.

Survival of TAFE dependent on Greens rescue package

The Greens today said the all-important public tertiary and vocational education (TAFE) sector would not survive if it had to compete increasingly with private training providers.

Labor-Katter deal betrays the ideals of the ALP: Queensland Greens

Environmentalists and other progressive people across the country will be extremely angry to hear the ALP has preferenced Bob Katter's Party in the Senate in Queensland, say the Queensland Greens.
 “The deal betrays the ideals of the ALP,” said Queensland Greens Convenor Andrew Bartlett. 

Greens leader Senator Christine Milne at Fox Hotel tonight to launch Geoff Ebbs's Griffith campaign

Greens leader Senator Christine Milne will launch the election campaign of the candidate for Griffith, Geoff Ebbs at the Fox Hotel in South Brisbane tonight (Saturday).
Senator Milne spoke earlier in the day at the Marriage Equality Rally in the city.

Greens support equal rights at Marriage Equality Rally: Saturday, August 17

The Greens Leader Senator Christine Milne and the Greens Candidate for Brisbane, Rachael Jacobs will address Brisbane's Marriage Equality Rally today to highlight the party’s commitment.

Senator Milne said the Greens are the only party 100 per cent committed to “Marriage Equality, every vote, every time."