In a fair and compassionate society like Australia, while everyone contributes to ensure we have the public services and amenities we all need and use, inequality in wages and wealth mean that some are able to contribute more than others.
A Greens’ Bill to ensure the public has a say over controversial private developments in National Parks, has been introduced into State Parliament.
In a decision that will offend and appal conservationists across South Australia, the State Government’s State Planning Commission has approved luxury private accommodation in the heart of Kangaroo Island’s iconic Flinders Chase National Park.
Today in State Parliament, Greens MLC Mark Parnell will be moving a motion calling on the Marshall Liberal Government to reinstate the funding for Brand South Australia.
On Thursday, the State Planning Commission’s Assessment Panel will decide whether to approve secret plans by the Australian Walking Company (AWC) to build luxury private accommodation villages in remote wilderness locations in Flinders Chase National Park on Kangaroo Island.
Today’s decision by the Minister responsible for Heritage, David Speirs, to de-list “Shed 26” against the advice of the South Australian Heritage Council, sends a worrying signal for the future of heritage protection in South Australia, according to Greens MLC, Mark Parnell.