Greens announce commitment to return management of Brunswick Heads foreshore reserves back to Council
The Greens have called on the NSW Crown Holiday Parks Trust to cancel their plans to commercialise the foreshore reserves around Brunswick Heads and affirmed their commitment to returning management of the Crown Reserves back to Byron Shire Council.
The Greens have called for a ban on single-use, plastic bags to protect NSW’s oceans from marine pollution. An estimated 50 million plastic bags end up in the environment each year in Australia, mostly in waterways and the ocean where they injure and kill dolphins, turtles and other marine life.
The Greens have called for increased government investment in preventative health and primary care to keep more people out of hospital and reduce pressures on the health budget over the long term.
Greens candidate for Ballina, Tamara Smith has called for an increase in breast screening services across the Northern Rivers after visiting the mobile breast screening van and talking to local women in Ballina last week.