Terri's media releases in her work as Shadow Minister for the Environment and Water.
Environment and Water
NEW AIRPORT LAND DEAL SHOWS WE NEED A NATIONAL INTEGRITY COMMISSION NOW
07 May 2021
Further revelations around land deals in Western Sydney by the Coalition Government again highlights the need for a national anti-corruption commission.
MORRISON GOVERNMENT FAILS TO PROTECT THE REEF
06 May 2021
Yesterday’s Australian National Audit Office report shows the Morrison Government’s catastrophic failure to protect Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.
WESTERN SYDNEY AIRPORT ENVIRONMENTAL “OFFSETS”
29 April 2021
Labor is deeply troubled by reports in the Guardian Australia yesterday that the federal Department of Infrastructure has purchased environmental offsets associated with Western Sydney Airport from organisations and individuals who have consulted for government on those very same projects.
HAWKESBURY SUFFERS WHILE $4BN DISASTER FUND SITS IDLE
20 April 2021
More than $4 billion of federal disaster funding still remains untouched by the Morrison Government, despite much of New South Wales suffering a “once in a generation” flood last month.
MORRISON GOVERNMENT IS FAILING ENVIRONMENTAL REFORM
22 March 2021
Labor welcomes the contribution from crossbenchers today to the national discussion about the need for better environmental protections.
Labor has been consistently calling for a strong cop on the beat to ensure our nation's environmental laws are upheld. We're pleased to see parts of the cross bench agree.
Water Rorts must be Explained
17 March 2021
The Prime Minister must explain why the Government paid at least $13 million more for water than an independent valuation advised it to, following explosive revelations today.
Minister Susan Ley is on Notice - The Construction of a Go-Kart Track at Wahluu, Mt Panorama
04 March 2021
The Morrison Government must ensure the construction of a go-kart track at Wahluu, Mt Panorama, in NSW does not go ahead until there is a proper determination on any impacts for potentially significant First Nations’ heritage.
National Environment Reform - Morrison's Low Standards
25 February 2021
Scott Morrison’s low standards are on full display yet again, with the introduction of a second tranche of environment legislation which is inconsistent with the Samuel Review.
Productivity Commission Slams Morrison Government on Water
11 February 2021
The Productivity Commission has slammed the Morrison Government on water, including a project that is projected to deliver water at almost 45 times the cost of existing water.
BI-PARTISAN CAT INQUIRY REVEALS GOVERNMENT FAILURE TO PROTECT THREATENED SPECIES
05 February 2021
A report on Australia’s chronic and savage cat problem issued by the Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy provides a sad window into the damage being done to our biodiversity, and the shortcomings in the government’s response.