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Public to be Shut Out of Transport Planning if Thermal Coal Projects Go Ahead

Media Release - Today in GBE Estimates it was revealed that Tasmanians would not be consulted about the use of public rail infrastructure, should thermal coal mining in Tasmania progress to export stage.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 Dec 2019

Greens Motion - No New Thermal Coal Mines

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff speaks to a motion to place a prohibition on new thermal coal mines in Tasmania in the Greens' Private Members Business.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 16 Oct 2019

Labor and the Liberals Vote Against Ban on New Coal Mines

Media Release - Labor and Liberals undermine The Greens’ motion in Parliament called for a straightforward, urgently needed, ban on new thermal coal mines in Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 16 Oct 2019

Coal Mines in Tasmania

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor asks the Premier if he will consider a ban on new thermal coal mines.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Oct 2019

Premier Backs In New Coal Projects for Tasmania

Media Release - Tasmania’s future is clearly not in coal mining, but you wouldn’t know that from the Premier’s contribution in Question Time today.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 15 Oct 2019

Greens Move to Ban New Coal Mines

Media Release - The climate emergency requires us to keep carbon in the ground. This is non-negotiable. That’s why the Greens will be moving in State Parliament next week to ban new coal mines in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Oct 2019

No Justification for Tasmanian Coal Mining in Climate Emergency

Media Release - The Liberals are funding a coal mining business to conduct exploratory drilling for fossil fuels that scientists are telling us have to stay in the ground.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Oct 2019

Call for Hodgman Liberal Government to Reject Committee Recommendation on DGR Status for Environmental Groups

Parliamentary Activity - Thursday 5 May 2016Rosalie Woodruff MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Notes recommendations from the House of Representatives Environmental Standing Committee that environmental groups carry out 25% of their activities in...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 May 2016

Hodgman Government Should Heed 'Climate Emergency' Warning

Parliamentary Activity - NOTICE OF MOTIONCassy O'Connor MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Recognises that February 2016 smashed a century of global temperature records by a stunning margin according to data released by NASA.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Apr 2016