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takayna / tarkine, Tasmania

Carbon Storage in Tasmanian Forests

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has just released the most urgent and frightening scientific report in human history.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  25 Aug 2021

Wielangta, Tasmanian Forest Agreement Forest

Climate Action Protests

I rise to show my very strong support for the 16 people who were peacefully protesting outside Parliament House earlier this evening.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Oct 2019


No New Thermal Coal Mines

Thermal coal combustion is a key driver of increasing greenhouse gas emissions and rising global temperatures.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Oct 2019

Ocean Waves

Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate

I rise tonight to read some initial comments to the House about the international panel on climate change special report.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Sep 2019

Blue Tier, Tasmanian Forest Agreement Forest

Censure Motion without Notice

Cassy O'Connor moves a censure motion in all Liberal and Labor members for failing to support a Climate Emergency declaration.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Sep 2019

takayna / tarkine, Tasmania

Growth Plan for Tasmanian Forests

If you want a clear indication of how far Labor has fallen, that speech, delivered by Dr Broad, a scientist allegedly, tells us everything we need to know.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 Sep 2019

Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Tasmania-First Energy Policy

It is total duplicity that both parties can pretend that this has anything to do with concern for the climate emergency the planet is experiencing right now.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  31 Jul 2019

Biosecurity Dog

Climate Emergency Motion

Cassy O'Connor moves a motion to declare a climate emergency in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 May 2019

Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Tasmanian Energy Minister Captured by Coal Lobby

In the wake of the latest alarming IPCC report, Tasmania’s Energy Minister Guy Barnett has revealed his climate-denying colours on the national stage.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  27 Oct 2018

Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Battery of the Nation

There is so much hot air around this pumped hydro project it is hard not to be deeply concerned.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  18 Oct 2018

Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions

International Panel on Climate Change

What we have seen now in 2018 is that we have a desperately short amount of time to act.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Oct 2018

Legislation, Clause Being Highlighted

Electricity Supply Industry Amendment (Price Cap) Bill 2018

We have concerns, which we raised last year, regarding putting off the requirement for a review of the wholesale electricity price.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Oct 2018

Wild Coast, Tasmania

New Coastal Climate Risk Tool Highlights Lack of Action from Liberals on Climate

A new coastal climate risk website reveals that large parts of Tasmania’s coastline and estuarine environments will be inundated by sea water by 2100.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  30 May 2016

Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Sacking of Dr John Church Heralds New Era of Darkness for Climate Science

One of the world's leading climate scientists has been sacked from his job at CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research division in Hobart.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  15 May 2016

Gender Equality

Rosalie Woodruff New Greens Member for Franklin

The Tasmanian Greens Party Room is delighted that Dr Rosalie Woodruff has been elected on countback to fill Senator-designate, Nick McKim’s seat in Franklin.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Aug 2015