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Greens to Fund Wallsend Flood Works

Greens Candidate for Newcastle John Mackenzie has today committed $6 million for rebuilding Boscawen Street bridge in Wallsend, and a further $20 million for channel widening, as part of the public works component of climate adaptation for Newcastle. “This is essential flood … Continue reading

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Greens Senator to Visit Newcastle Thursday 11/4 to Launch Fee Free Uni and TAFE Initiative for the Hunter

Australian Greens Senator for NSW and Spokesperson for Education, Dr Mehreen Faruqi, will join Greens Councillor and Candidate for Newcastle at the upcoming Federal election, Dr John Mackenzie, outside Newcastle University this Thursday to launch the Greens Fee Free Uni … Continue reading

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The Inaugural Margaret Henry Lecture

Margaret Henry was an indefatigable campaigner for a Newcastle planned for the needs of its community. Margaret was a Greens Councillor on Newcastle City from 1995 until 2004. She was also a founder of Save Our Rail and campaigned until she could no … Continue reading

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Newcastle City Councillor, Dr John Mackenzie nominates to stand as the Newcastle Greens candidate for the next Federal election

I am a father, a social scientist, a community campaigner, a Councillor for the city of Newcastle and a lifelong advocate of progressive politics, social justice and environmental sustainability. I was privileged to represent the Newcastle Greens as your candidate … Continue reading

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After The Apology screening in Newcastle

Hosted by Newcastle Greens and David Shoebridge 18 April at 18:30–21:00 The Royal Exchange 34 Bolton St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300

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#cantstandby – Ending Migrant Detention in Australia

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Newcastle Greens – Campaign Planning Day, 30th October

The continuous campaign working group had a brain storming session a few weeks ago and have come up with some exciting campaign ideas for the coming year and beyond. The proposals have been nipped and tucked and are ready to … Continue reading

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Real Film Festival Newcvastle

The Real Film Festival is a three-day community, arts and Industry event showcasing documentaries, independent short and feature films based on true stories. The program comprises of film screenings, film and photography workshops, panel discussions, networking events and film competitions … Continue reading

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Broke Screening – 21 August

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Greens call for rail corridor protection now

Greens Councillors on Newcastle City Council will put a motion at tonight’s Council meeting to preserve the zoning of the rail corridor for public transport use. “It is time now for Newcastle to reclaim its rail corridor for essential public … Continue reading

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