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Dr John Kaye MLC

Statement by Therese Doyle, Greens Councillor Newcastle City Council on the death of Dr John Kaye MLC. Dr John Kaye was an outstanding parliamentary representative of the Greens who worked tirelessly for everything the Greens represent. He was such an articulate … Continue reading

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Greens to unveil innovation platform at Newcastle Town Hall forum

Greens MPs Adam Bandt and Senator Lee Rhiannon will join Newcastle Federal Candidate John Mackenzie in Newcastle on Friday 18th March to launch the Greens ‘Bright Ideas for Newcastle’ platform. At the first of a series of public forums in … Continue reading

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Newcastle Uni students to suffer if Turnbull govt cuts funding, introduces $100,000 degrees

MEDIA RELEASE 11 March 2016 Commenting on the news this morning that the federal government’s higher education election platform could retain the 20 percent funding cut proposed under the Abbott government, Greens NSW Senator Lee Rhiannon said:   “A 20 … Continue reading

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Greens Join Call to Clean Up the Hunter

Greens candidate for the Paterson John Brown will be joined by Greens Senate candidate Cr Michael Osborne on Clean Up Australia day to put pressure on the Liberal State and Federal governments to address pollution in the Hunter region.  “For … Continue reading

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Newcastle and Port Stephens, a mismatch made in Macquarie Street

Media release 18 December 2015 The Coalition’s forced amalgamations announced today have recommended that Newcastle and Port Stephens councils merge without a shred of evidence in support. The Newcastle – Port Stephens forced merger plan must now go through a … Continue reading

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Public Transport for Hunter Communities

Public Transport for Hunter Communities Next Meeting Wednesday 16 December,  Station Hotel Hamilton 4:00pm Concerned Hunter citizens will be meeting again next Wednesday, 16 December at 4:00 pm at the Station Hotel Hamilton to discuss the year’s events and regroup. many … Continue reading

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Green Streets – News and Views from the Newcastle Greens

Making our urban forest safer ‘Beautiful terror’ in art Community energy powers on Who will revitalise Newcastle? A tale of broken promises T4: Multinational trump locals – again How TAFE is being sacrificed on the altar of ‘competition’ And lots … Continue reading

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Trivia Night, 6:30 Saturday, Mayfield Bowling Club, Ingall Street, Mayfield

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“Hands off our TAFE” Day of Action

This is your chance to do something to stop the destruction of TAFE in NSW. Please join us for the Newcastle action at Hamilton TAFE at 12:30pm on Monday October 12, bring signs and please share your photos of the action … Continue reading

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