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Dark Mofo

Media Release - The cancellation of Tasmania’s premier winter festival, Dark Mofo is sad, but in all likelihood a necessary measure.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 11 Mar 2020

Supporting Music and Screen

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens support our music and screen industries.

Andrea Dawkins - 28 Feb 2018

ABLE Australia Adjournment Speech

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins speaks during the adjournment on Able Australia

Andrea Dawkins - 1 Nov 2017

Closure of Tas Regional Arts to Hit Rural and Regional Communities

Media Release - After 70 years of supporting regional artists and community organisations, Tas Regional Arts are being forced to close their doors because their funding was cut by the State Government.

Andrea Dawkins - 12 Jan 2017

Children and Family Violence

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Denison - Leader of the Greens) -  Madam Speaker, Mr Jaensch will need to be a bit quicker off his seat because I know he has some special guests in here today from Project O at Wynyard.  I know he wanted to attend the launch...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 20 Sep 2016

Congrats to All on Another Fantastic Junction Arts Festival

Parliamentary Activity - Tuesday 13 September 2016[6.11 p.m.]

- 13 Sep 2016

State Budget: Address in Reply

Parliamentary Activity - The Greens’ Alternative Budget is a statement of values.  It restores frontline funding to education and rightly includes the state Government's share of responsibility for crumbling sewerage and water infrastructure - two important issues...

Andrea Dawkins - 31 May 2016

Political and Social Conflict Over Environment a Focus for Stompin

Parliamentary Activity - Ms DAWKINS (Bass) - Madam Speaker, I rise today to report on the latest Stompin performance at the Spring Bay Mill.  The Panorama journey started in the car on the way to Triabunna with a podcast.  Atmospheric electronica enmeshed with...

- 26 Apr 2016

Summer and Autumn Festivals

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea discusses Tasmanian summer and autumn festivals during the Adjournment.

Andrea Dawkins - 5 Apr 2016

Congratulations Courtney Barnett

Parliamentary Activity - WEDNESDAY 6 APRIL 2016Andrea Dawkins On tomorrow to move -That this House:1.      Acknowledges the prodigious rise from part time muso/bar tender to indie heroine of Tasmania’s music scene of Courtney Barnett in winning the APRA song...

- 6 Apr 2016

Hodgman Leaving Wide Angle Out of Funding

Parliamentary Activity - Ms DAWKINS question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN

Andrea Dawkins - 28 Oct 2015

Premier Refuses to Commit to Tassie Film Industry

Media Release - Andrea Dawkins MP | Greens Arts spokespersonThe Premier ruled out covering Wide Angle Tasmania's funding shortfall, in question time today. This follows the federal cuts to the not for profit organisation and their announcement they would...

- 28 Oct 2015

Government Should Step In on Wide Angle Funding

Media Release - Andrea Dawkins MP } Greens Arts spokespersonToday's announcement of the impending closure of Wide Angle Tasmania is devastating for Tasmanian arts community.Wide Angle Tasmania provide our budding filmmakers with training, advice, access...

- 27 Oct 2015

Public Process Needed on Future of Arts School

Media Release - Cassy O'Connor MP | Greens LeaderTasmanians must have a say in the future of the Hunter Street Arts School before the Liberals make any unilateral decisions about handing it over to private developers.

- 16 Oct 2015

Junction Arts Festival Success

Parliamentary Activity - Ms DAWKINS (Bass) - Madam Speaker, I rise tonight to bring some good news from Launceston on another successful Junction Arts Festival and to congratulate the board of management of Junction - Natalie de Vito, Frith Mabin and Sarah...

- 16 Sep 2015

Thank You Annie Greig

Parliamentary Activity - NOTICE OF MOTIONTHURSDAY 24 SEPTEMBER 2015Andrea Dawkins On tomorrow to move -That this House:1.      Recognises the significant contribution to Tasdance, and to the arts on the whole, of outgoing Artistic Director of the dance company,...

- 24 Sep 2015

Live Music Industry

Parliamentary Activity - That this House notes:1.     The recent University of Tasmania report evaluating the social, cultural and economic contribution to the community of the Australian Live Music Industries;2.     That a detailed model of consumer spending...

- 26 Aug 2015

Sound Proofing Needed for Theatre Success

Media Release - Construction of a helipad on the roof of the Royal Hobart Hospital and its potential lifesaving capacity is wholeheartedly welcomed by the Greens.

Andrea Dawkins - 26 Aug 2015

Budget Rhetoric Not Matched by Reality

Media Release - Nick McKim MP | Greens Treasury spokesperson

- 29 May 2015

Vale Stephen Walker

Media Release - The Greens pay tribute to one of our island’s greatest artists and sculptors, Stephen Walker AM.

Nick Mckim - 19 Jun 2014