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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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Climate Rally – Newcastle Breakfast and Train Ride to Sydney

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Keep Newcastle Transport in Public Hands Forum

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Public funds not handouts for developers

MINE subsidence is a major constraint to Newcastle’s revitalisation, but the state government should not be undermining our public infrastructure fund by giving handouts to private developers, as they have recently announced. We need a sustainable, equitable and long-term solution, … 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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Anti-Corruption Forum

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Local Greens slam Labor Sam Dastyari’s ill-founde​d comments regarding building ships in Newcastle

The Greens at federal, state and local levels have always supported a shipbuilding industry in Newcastle. Contrary to Sam Dastyari’s assertions, the Greens champion high-level skills based manufacturing industries such as ship-building. “We believe that the revitalisation of boat and … Continue reading

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Newcastle Planning Inquiry an Opportunity to Press Pause on Bad Planning Decisions

Greens by-election candidate for Newcastle Cr Michael Osborne has called for projects and decisions under investigation by the NSW Parliamentary Inquiry into Planning Process in Newcastle and the Broader Hunter Region to be put on hold until the inquiry reports. … Continue reading

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