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Major Projects

Rushed Major Projects Bill Wrong Way for Recovery

Media Release - Tasmanians who care about their democratic rights and protecting this island will be angry, but not surprised, at the Liberals’ plan to rush their divisive Major Projects legislation through Parliament.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 May 2020

No Place for Major Projects in Recovery

Media Release - Tasmania’s largest council has sent a strong message to the Government that the Major Projects legislation is unnecessary and destructive.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 19 May 2020

Major Projects Legislation

Submission - Tasmanian Greens submission to the Draft Land Use Planning and Approvals Amendment (Major Projects) Bill 2020.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 8 May 2020

COVID-19 - Major Projects Legislation

Parliamentary Activity - Regrettably, the Government is trying to make divisive and flawed major projects legislation the centrepiece of Tasmania's recovery.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 7 May 2020

Liberals Must Rule Out Cable Car as Major Project

Media Release - The Liberals’ announcement they plan to table major projects legislation has sent ripples of worry through the community.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Mar 2020

Greens Move to Reject Major Projects Legislation and Enshrine Public Say on Planning

Media Release - Tasmania is at a crossroads, its environment and way of life under unprecedented threat from big development interests lured here by the Liberals’ ‘open for business’ mantra and willingness to keep Tasmanians in the dark.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 20 Aug 2018

Planning and Development

Parliamentary Activity - There are also very significant development proposals in the offing, including the proposed Cambria Green mega-development at Dolphin Sands near Swansea, and the highly divisive cable car proposal for kunanyi/Mt Wellington.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 Aug 2018

Planning Legislation for Major Projects

Parliamentary Activity - ​​​​​​​The open for business mantra of the Government is causing alarm among communities as to the lack of opportunity for development on their own terms.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 22 Aug 2018

No Reassurance for Launceston Over Fragrance Skyscraper

Media Release - The Minister for Planning and Local Government failed to provide any reassurance to Launceston residents today that he won't intervene on behalf of the Fragrance Group to fast track their proposed skyscraper development opposite City Park.

Andrea Dawkins - 19 Sep 2017