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No New Thermal Coal Mines

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  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Oct 2019

Coal Industry in Tasmania

Cassy O'Connor questions the Premier over the Government's $80,000 grant for coal exploration.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  15 Oct 2019

Victoria Bans Fracking, Tasmania Should Follow

The Victorian Government has listened to strong community concern over fracking and coal seam gas exploration, and is set to introduce a permanent ban on these unsustainable mining practices.

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

Permanent Ban on Fracking Needed

Hydrolic fracturing, or fracking, causes extensive environmental harm, impacts on the water table and is linked to increased risk of seismic activity.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  6 Apr 2016

Vote Green this Local Government Election

Tasmanians are being urged to play their part in this historic local government election and ensure they post their ballot papers in time.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  23 Oct 2014