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Advocating for Windsor Station Upgrade

After conducting a community survey to obtains a sense of the communities priorities for upgrading Windsor Station. I have written to the Minister for Public Transport and City of Stonnington Mayor highlighted the community interest in having the station building used: TENANT IN THE EMPTY STATION BUILDING The station building...


It should be illegal for Landlords to refuse to negotiate rent reductions

The Victorian Greens have said it should be illegal for landlords to refuse good faith rent reduction negotiations for tenants during COVID-19. The call is in response to reports that the Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) has advised its members to refuse to negotiate rent reductions and force every...



Greens unveil bold plan to revive local shopping strips

The Victorian Greens have announced an unprecedented plan to revitalise local shopping strips in the wake of the deep blow inflicted by the COVID-19 crisis. With local traders along strips like Chapel Street, Prahran Sydney Road, Brunswick and High Street, Northcote struggling to stay afloat and thousands of people’s jobs...


Rental scheme failing newly unemployed Victorians

RENTAL SCHEME FAILING NEWLY UNEMPLOYED VICTORIANS The Victorian Greens have released damning figures that show the state government’s rental relief scheme is failing newly unemployed renters. The Greens’ recently undertook a survey of nearly 700 Victorian renters, which found that for renters who had become unemployed during the pandemic: •...



Rental protections needs to be longer and stronger

The Victorian Greens have welcomed news that the state government will extend its ban on evictions and rent increases. Renters have been among the hardest hit during the COVID-19 pandemic and this announcement follows months of campaigning by the Greens and communities to ensure their protection. However, the Greens have...


Victoria continues to fall short when it comes to public school funding

MEDIA RELEASE A comparison of state and federal funding agreements has exposed the Andrews Labor Government’s woeful rate of public school funding.   Victoria currently spends less on public schools than any other state or territory in Australia, and with its current agreement, will be the last state to reach...



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