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Bruny Lighthouse - Privatisation

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor questions the Minister over public expenditure on Bruny Lighthouse, slated for privatisation.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Nov 2019

Adjournment - Bruny Island Ferry Reference Group

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Mr Deputy Speaker, I rise to make some comments about references made in the adjournment debate yesterday by the member for Franklin, David O'Byrne, and by the Deputy Premier, Minister for Infrastructure, Jeremy...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 30 Aug 2018

Adjournment - Bruny Island Ferry Service

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Mr Deputy Speaker, I rise to raise concerns Bruny Island residents have about the ferry service change proposed for the island and their right to have a say in the conditions and the contractual arrangements being...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 28 Aug 2018

Community Opposed to Storm Bay Fish Farm Expansion

Media Release - The Storm Bay sea-grab by Huon Aquaculture, Tassal and Petuna will see 19 million square metres of public waters privatised.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 Jan 2018

Community-owned Tourism Plan Required for Bruny Islanders

Media Release - Premier Will Hodgman needs to work with Bruny Islanders to develop a tourism plan that retains the beauty of the environment, protects people's lifestyle, and identifies the carrying capacity for island tourism.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 11 Nov 2017

Community-owned Tourism Plan Required for Bruny Islanders

Media Release - Premier Will Hodgman needs to work with Bruny Islanders to develop a tourism plan that retains the beauty of the environment, protects people's lifestyle, and identifies the carrying capacity for island tourism.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 11 Nov 2017

Gagged Liberals' Forest Bill a Recipe for Corruption

Media Release - In a clear signal they are afraid of Parliamentary scrutiny, the Liberals' gagged debate on their destructive and divisive high conservation value forest logging legislation in the early hours of this morning.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Mar 2017

Logging of High Conservation Value Forests

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for RESOURCES, Mr BARNETT

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Oct 2016

Weak, Short-Sighted Liberals Set to Reignite Forest Wars

Media Release - Cassy O'Connor MP | Greens Leader and Forests spokespersonThrough their contemptuous, fact-poor responses to Greens' questions today, the Premier and the Resources Minister have confirmed the Liberals plan to let the loggers in to 400 000...

- 13 Oct 2016

Liberals Declare War on High Conservation Value Forests

Media Release - Cassy O'Connor MP | Greens Leader and Forests spokespersonThe Hodgman Liberals today declared war on 400 000 hectares of Tasmania's globally significant, carbon rich forests which were set aside under the Tasmanian Forest Agreement to be...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Oct 2016

Groom Must Act on Critically Endangered Swift Parrot

Media Release - Yesterday, the Federal Government silently moved the swift parrot up to critically endangered status under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 May 2016

Greens Still Standing Alone on Protection of the Swift Parrot

Parliamentary Activity - Ms WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Madam Speaker, I rise tonight to draw the attention of the House to a campaign that has just been launched in Tasmania which reflects the level of concern, indeed desperation, in parts of the community over this...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 3 May 2016

Tourism on Bruny Island Threatens Environment and Serenity if Council and Government Don't Act

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff On tomorrow to move—

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 7 Apr 2016

Urgent Bruny Waste Problem Dismissed By Premier

Media Release - Premier Hodgman refused to promise action on the waste problem on Bruny Island before the Easter tourist rush, despite a letter from residents three weeks ago pleading him to respond. 

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 16 Mar 2016

Swift Parrot Logging Moratorium

Media Release - It's pleasing to hear logging operations on Bruny Island will be temporarily halted in an effort to halt the extinction of the Swift Parrot.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 19 Nov 2015

Tassie Forests could get Logging Reprieve

Media Release - Rosalie Woodruff MP | Greens Environment spokespersonThe Greens welcome Minister Groom’s commitment in Question Time today to investigate whether Tasmania may apply for funding to stop logging the habitat of threatened species such as the...

- 27 Aug 2015