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Liberals Must Release Details of All EOI Proposals

Media Release - Tasmanians have a right to know what their government is doing on their behalf – especially when it comes to public lands.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 29 Jan 2020

Illegal Clearing in TWWHA Must Be Investigated

Media Release - The illegal tracking cutting on the shores of Lake Malbena in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park and adjoining lakes is a scandal and a crime against nature.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Jan 2020

Adjournment - Privatisation of Hall's Island

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor speaks during the adjournment on the privatisation of Hall's Island and the attempts of the Government to prevent peaceful protest against the privatisation.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Nov 2019

Adjournment - Lake Malbena Federal Court Decision

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor speaks during the Adjournment on the Lake Malbena Federal Court decision, criticising the Government's EOI, RAA process and the long term lease of Halls Island for $1.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Nov 2019

Lake Malbena - Federal Court Judgment

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor questions to Minister for Parks over the Federal Court judgement on the Lake Malbena case, and the role of the government in attempting to stitch up the process.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Nov 2019

Lake Malbena Decision a Mess of the Liberals' Making

Media Release - The Federal Court’s decision to set aside the determination that the Lake Malbena proposal was not a ‘controlled action’ under national environment law sits solely with the Liberals.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Nov 2019

Lake Malbena Development Application

Submission - The Tasmanian Greens submission to the Lake Malbena development application to the Central Highlands Council.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 15 Feb 2019

Estimates Reply - Treasurer

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR - Mr Chairman, 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

Labor in 2019 Stands for Nothing

Media Release - Tasmanians who voted Labor at the last election on the basis of their position of principle on pokies will be wondering what, if anything, State Labor stands for in 2019.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 18 Mar 2019

Leonie Hiscutt MLC in Political La-La Land

Media Release - The Leader of Government Business in the Legislative Council, Leonie Hiscutt MLC, is in political la-la land if she thinks Labor stands for the environment. If only that was the case.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Mar 2019

Lake Malbena Rejection Exposes EOI Process as a Sham

Media Release - The Central Highlands Council have listened to the overwhelming community opposition to the helicopter and huts tourism proposal for Lake Malbena in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Feb 2019

Halls Island at Lake Malbena is Public Land

Media Release - The Liberals’ efforts to privatize Halls Island will not wash with local fly fishers and bushwalkers, whatever the proponent Daniel Hackett decides about public access.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Jan 2019

Adjournment - Lake Malbena

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Clark - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, I rise to seek the leave of the House to table the submissions that were released under the Freedom of Information Act federally.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2018

Lake Malbena - Corrupt Process

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2018

Lake Malbena - Risks to Aboriginal Heritage

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to PREMIER, Mr HODGMAN Today, hundreds of Tasmanians will gather in Town Hall in opposition to the proposal to build permanent huts and allow up to 120 to 240 - who knows how many - helicopter flights and landings in...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2018

Wilderness Lost and Heritage at Risk if Lake Malbena Proposal Proceeds

Media Release - The case against the proposal for helicopter-accessed luxury huts at Lake Malbena in the World Heritage Area grows stronger by the day.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Nov 2018

Liberals' Wilderness Wrecking a National Disgrace

Media Release - An in depth report in the Weekend Australian magazine details the extreme threat the Liberals’ commercialisation and privatisation agenda poses to the Tasmanian wilderness.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Nov 2018

Community Voice Ignored in Lake Malbena Decision

Media Release - The proposal to privatise Lake Malbena inside the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area attracted overwhelming opposition and no public support in the single formal opportunity provided for comment.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Nov 2018

Lake Malbena - National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council Advice

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for PARKS, Mr HODGMAN We now know that your key parks advisory body advised the federal government not to give EPBC approval to the Lake Malbena proposal in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park. We have a...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Oct 2018

Lake Malbena - National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council Submission

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for PARKS, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Oct 2018

Premier Must Explain Why Advisory Council Advice Was Ignored on Walls of Jerusalem Proposal

Media Release - The Greens today tabled a leaked copy of the National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Committee’s (NPWAC) submission to the Federal Government on the proposal to build permanent huts and allow up to 120 helicopter flights and landings at Lake...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Oct 2018

Record National Parks Visitors Reinforce Need to Protect Wilderness Values

Media Release - Record visitor numbers in Tasmania’s National Parks in the past financial year reinforces the need to better manage and preserve our protected areas, rather than opening them up to ever increasing visitor numbers and increased commercial...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Sep 2018

Walls of Jerusalem face threat of Biblical Proportions

Media Release - Tasmanian anglers are looking to the Federal Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg to protect the Walls of Jerusalem National Park from a new tourism development inside the World Heritage Area.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 20 Jul 2018

Lake Malbena - Anglers Alliance Tasmania's Concerns about the TWWHA

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for PARKS, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Jun 2018

Lake Malbena - Development in the TWWHA

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for PARKS, Mr HODGMAN

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Jun 2018