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Vibrant Public Spaces

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens want an Arts funding model that provides more opportunity for artists and creates vibrant public...

Andrea Dawkins - 20 Feb 2018

A Level Playing Field

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens support funding and infrastructure parity between women and mens sports.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 21 Feb 2018

Gutwein Drops Ball on Anti-Protest, Anti-Fun Clarence Council By-Law

Media Release - The Minister for Local Government, Peter Gutwein, attempted to deny his oversight of councils when the Greens questioned him about the Clarence City Council by-law that will shut down peaceful assembly or event in that municipality without...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Sep 2018

Refugees and Women Well Represented at Olympics

Parliamentary Activity - For the first time there is a refugee team competing, with 10 individuals who have fled from conflict in South Sudan, Ethiopia and Syria in the 31st Summer Olympics are being held in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Aug 2016

North Melbourne Deal - Why the Secrecy?

Media Release - While the Greens welcome moves towards a Tasmanian AFL academy and giving talented local women and girls a chance to play in the national league, we are concerned about the level of secrecy that surrounds the renewed five year sponsorship...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Jun 2016

New AFL Chief Welcome

Media Release - Football is a great unifying force in our community. It brings together people from all walks and runs of life, regardless of background, geography, religion, ethnicity and gender.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 29 Apr 2016

Support for Equality in Sport

Parliamentary Activity - The 2014 worldwide 'Out on the Fields' study, found that 78% of respondents believed being openly lesbian, gay or bisexual as a sports fan at an event would not be safe.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 7 Apr 2016

Tasmania Can Lead on Women's Football

Media Release - The Australian and Tasmanian Greens have identified an opportunity for Tasmania to have a team in the AFL’s national women’s league, and have written to Premier Will Hodgman and Opposition Leader Bryan Green offering to work with them to...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Feb 2016

Generation Netball Club Guinness World Record

Parliamentary Activity - Congratulations to the Generation Netball Club for taking out the Guinness World Record for the longest continuous game of netball, playing for 72 hours in Launceston last month.

Andrea Dawkins - 26 Aug 2015