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Stop Labor's Electric Vehicle Tax

While governments around the world are lowering the cost of electric vehicles, the Victorian Labor Government wants to make them even more expensive with a new tax. This tax has been called the ‘worst electric vehicle policy in the world’ by industry and environmental advocates, and Victoria is the only...

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STANDING UP FOR PUBLIC HOUSING Last year during the pandemic, nine public housing towers in Flemington and North Melbourne were placed into a ‘hard lockdown’. These were the harshest restrictions imposed anywhere in Victoria.  Throughout this time, my office helped many people to access urgent needs, like food, medication and...

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COMMUNITY WINS FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE-DESTROYING GAS PROJECT Since 2018, I’ve worked with the local community to oppose AGL’s plan for a huge, polluting gas import terminal in Westernport Bay on the Mornington Peninsula. I’ve asked questions in Parliament, put pressure on Ministers, generated media interest, joined community protests and contributed...

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Another win for cyclists and bike safety

Last year, dozens of new temporary bike lanes popped up across inner Melbourne during the pandemic. They were such a success that 40 kilometres of permanent separated bike lanes have now been rolled out across the city and our inner suburbs. Thank you to our Melbourne City Greens Councillors for...

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‘Cash for cans’ is finally coming to Victoria!

After more than 10 years of campaigning from the Greens and community groups, Victoria is finally about to introduce a ‘cash for cans’ scheme! The final design of the scheme was announced just the other week and we’re really pleased. It will start in 2023, get litter off our streets,...

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Climate-destroying gas project defeated!

Since 2018, I’ve worked with the local community to oppose AGL’s plan for a huge, polluting gas import terminal in Westernport Bay on the Mornington Peninsula. I’ve asked questions in Parliament, put pressure on Ministers, generated media interest, joined community protests and contributed to the planning review process. ‘In late...

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Campaigning to Raise the Age of criminal responsibility

Right now across Australia, kids as young as 10 can be arrested, charged and put into prison. That's why we're calling for the Victorian Labor Government to raise the age of criminal responsibility here in Victoria, from 10 to 14 years old, just like the UN has called for. Today...

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A new school and kinder for the Docklands

Since I was elected in 2014, I've played a big role in the campaign to get our state government to build a new public primary school in the Docklands. I was incredibly proud when the school opened this year! It has already been a huge success, with over 230 children...

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COVID-19: Where can I find help?

Many people in our community are looking for help and there's never been a more important time to find factual information. I recommend you trust and follow Government services and advice where relevant. Below is a list of important and essential services that can provide assistance if you have been...

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