Giving Heritage the Bulldozer Treatment - How the Government is failing Port Adelaide

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.

Greens Support School Strike for Climate

Today, students will be leaving their classrooms and striking for a safer climate.

Majority of SA’s heritage could be de-listed under new planning laws

Today, Greens MLC Mark Parnell will be introducing a Bill into the SA Parliament to ensure that all currently recognised heritage properties and areas continue to be protected into the future, after recently discovering that nearly 12,000 heritage properties in South Australia could lose all legal protection under new State Government planning changes. 

Liberals' anti-environment agenda now crystal clear

The Marshall Liberal Government’s willful abandonment of the environment will send species extinct and further degrade struggling eco-systems in South Australia, according to Greens MLC, Mark Parnell.

Minister wrong on Kangaroo Island

Environment Minister David Speirs is dead wrong when he claims that private development proposals for Flinders Chase National Park on Kangaroo Island are subject to formal public consultation, said Greens MLC and planning lawyer, Mark Parnell.

Procuring a better environment

The Greens have urged the new SA Productivity Commission to recommend that the State Government uses its multi-billion dollar spending budget to promote a better environment and safer climate.