Category Archives: Employment

Candidate Forums for Newcastle Council Election

  Here’s your opportunity to meet, hear from, and ask questions of your local candidates in the Newcastle Council election: 29 August: Aesha Awan will be speaking at the Ward 4 Candidate Forum organised by ConnectAbility at Wallsend Library https://www.facebook.com/events/111515282852290/ … Continue reading

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GREENS LAUNCH COUNCIL CAMPAIGN TO PUT COMMUNITIES FIRST

MEDIA RELEASE GREENS LAUNCH COUNCIL CAMPAIGN TO PUT COMMUNITIES FIRST 21 August, 2017   The Greens today launched their campaign to contest all four wards and the Lord Mayoralty in the upcoming Newcastle Council election. Lord Mayor and Ward 2 Candidate … Continue reading

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Newcastle needs a jobs plan for the future, not Labor’s ‘developer’ driven party centre

Greens by-election candidate for Newcastle Cr Michael Osborne has labeled Labor’s rehashed convention centre announcement as evidence they have learnt nothing from their previous developer mistakes.Greens Newcastle Candidate Cr Michael Osborne said, “That Labor wants to hand over our public foreshore … Continue reading

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Hunter Jobs Plan – Thousands of New Jobs for the Hunter

For more information and to read the whole plan click here.

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Liquor Laws affect Small Bars in Newcastle

Press conference with Adam Bandt, member Melbourne for and Michael Osborne Greens candidate for Newcastle See the full press conference on Hunter TV here.

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Hunter skilled workforce under threat from Coalition ‘autonomous’ TAFE plan

The Greens have labelled the Coalition “autonomy for TAFE” plan as a backward step for the Hunter and said it would be the first stage of full privatisation of vocational education and training. Greens higher education spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon … Continue reading

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Media Release – Fairfax job cuts will hit Newcastle readers and businesses, say Greens

Job cuts to Fairfax titles in Newcastle would compromise the quality and viability of key Newcastle newspapers, and strike another blow to Newcastle’s ailing CBD, Newcastle Greens said today. “Fairfax is Newcastle’s major local newspaper provider (including our only regional … Continue reading

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POSITIONS VACANT

POSITIONS VACANT: Staff position in Greens Parliamentary Office of Lee Rhiannon We are seeking a policy and legislation adviser for a maternity leave relief position of at least three months, with a possible extension, starting in late February 2010. The … Continue reading

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