Pages tagged "nature"
Petition: Ending logging
The Petition of certain citizens of the State of Victoria draws to the attention of the Legislative Council that the Government should immediately cease all levels of logging of native and public forests. There are reports and findings which support a stop to logging. Our forests store massive amounts of...
Statement on Report - Inquiry into Ecosystem Decline in Victoria
I rise to make a statement on the ecosystem decline inquiry report. This report was tabled on 2 December 2021, yet we still have no formal response from the government. It was one of the largest in the history of the Victorian parliamentary committee inquiries and the biggest for the Environment...
Sustainable Forests Timber Amendment (Timber Harvesting Safety Zones) Bill 2022
The right to peaceful protest is at the heart of our democracy, and it is under attack right across Australia. For those without deep pockets or access to politicians and platforms, protest can be the only tool many in our communities have to be heard and to secure change, yet...