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Estimates Reply - Treasurer

Parliamentary Activity - Again, this year the most mindnumbingly frustrating and dishonest Estimates session from my point of view was with the Treasurer.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 11 Jun 2019

Kangaroo Bay Foreshore Development - Office of Coordinator-General

Parliamentary Activity - The Kangaroo Bay foreshore, once public land, was sold to the Shandong Chambroad petrochemical company behind the closed doors of the Office of Coordinator-General despite massive community opposition.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 May 2019

Coordinator-General - Right to Information Request for Release of Diary

Parliamentary Activity - The Coordinator-General is a public servant under the State Service Act. He is paid $446 000 to cosy up to business, travel internationally - mostly to China - and initiate trade in public assets.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 21 May 2019

Coordinator General Secrecy Continues

Media Release - The Premier refused to commit his government to releasing information about how the highly paid Coordinator General spends his time and with whom he meets on the taxpayer’s coin.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 21 May 2019

Elizabeth Street Pier Next on the Liberals' Privatisation Agenda

Media Release - Another day, another publicly-owned Tasmanian treasure is up for sale under the Liberals’ privatisation agenda. The Treasury Building, privatising an island in the World Heritage Area, the pinnacle of kunanyi/Mt Wellington, 29,000ha of...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 19 Nov 2018

Matter of Public Importance - Honesty in Government

Parliamentary Activity - On the matter of honesty in government, we can start with November 2016, when the Joint Standing Committee on Integrity recommended that this parliament adopt a single code of conduct for members of parliament.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Jun 2018

Rosny Hill - Proposed Hotel Development

Parliamentary Activity - Eastern Shore residents are waiting for a major private development planned for the top of Rosny Hill to be advertised by the Clarence City Council any day.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 13 Jun 2018

Parks Funding Trade-off for Commercial Exploitation

Media Release - While the Greens welcome a belated boost to Tasmania's underfunded Parks, under the Liberals this money is about allowing for the increased commercial exploitation of public protected areas.

Andrea Dawkins - 16 Sep 2017

Groom's CH Smith 'Project Chase' Evasion

Media Release - Minister Groom's continued obfuscation over the government's involvement in the CH Smith project raises far more questions than it answers.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Jun 2017

Crown Land - Details of Negotiations with Private Developers

Parliamentary Activity - Communities from Swansea to Stanley, Table Cape, Boat Harbour and Wynyard are faced with losing their treasured coastal crown land places to private developers who are having the red carpet rolled out by your Office of the Co-ordinator...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Apr 2017

Liberals and Labor United on Crown Land Deals

Media Release - Labor and the Liberals voted together against a Greens' Motion calling for far greater transparency in Crown Land deals with private developers.

Andrea Dawkins - 5 Apr 2017

Desperate Liberals Mislead over Crown Land

Media Release - In the middle of a private developer feeding frenzy over public Crown Land assets, including treasured coastal areas, the Liberals have released a laughably desperate list of properties sold under the previous government.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Apr 2017

Call for No Commercial Tourism in Protected Areas

Parliamentary Activity - Recognition of the outstanding universal value of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA) and its globally significant natural and cultural values.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 Sep 2016

Coordinator-General's Secret Deals on Swansea Development

Parliamentary Activity - There has been much criticism from the Greens and of course members of the Opposition about the Office of the Coordinator-General and the role it plays.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 21 Sep 2016

Ferguson Avoids Answering Questions on Political Donations

Parliamentary Activity - Ms WOODRUFF question to MINISTER for HEALTH, Mr FERGUSON

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 14 Sep 2016

Secret, Closed Door Deals through Office of Coordinator General

Media Release - The Tasmanian people have a right to know about major development proposals that impact on their communities and the environment.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 7 Sep 2016

More Secrecy Over Parks EOIs

Media Release - It was disappointing today to have Minister Groom decline to explain the Net Public Benefit test his department uses to determine whether a tourism proposal should be supported by government.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 8 Jun 2016

Liberals' Development-at-any-Cost Stance Threatens Coles Bay

Parliamentary Activity - Last year the proposed changes to the Freycinet National Park were explained as necessary for the Freycinet Lodge to expand, as per the proposal submitted to your Office of the Coordinator-General.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 Apr 2016

Secrecy Over Selling the Farm Must End

Media Release - In the past fortnight, Tasmanians have been taken by surprise at the number of public assets the Liberals have put up for potential sale or transfer, behind closed doors through the Office of the Coordinator General.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Oct 2015