Strong policies needed as Australia's population ages

22 Nov 2013

The Australian Greens said today the Prime Minister needs to focus on Australia's rapidly ageing population, with the Productivity Commission's Report clearly highlighting the need for a strong policy response.


WA NDIS myths examined in Estimates

03 Jun 2013

Senator Rachel Siewert speaks to members of FaHCSIA about the rollout of the NDIS in WA.


Rachel - Newstart Press Conference

06 Mar 2013

Rachel speaks to the media in Canberra about the Government's plan to increase the income free area of Newstart, but not boost the rate of payment.


Press conference: Christine Milne and Rachel Siewert: Act of Recognition

13 Feb 2013


Christine Milne and Rachel Siewert held a press conference on the Act of Recognition, an important step towards recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Constitution, and an integral part of the Greens' agreement with Labor to form government.

The Greens call on the Government to make this change happen in the next election cycle.



Rachel - Whaling Press Conference

12 Dec 2012

Australian Greens Senator Rachel Siewert speaks about the Government's need to prepare for the upcoming whaling season.


Press conference: environmental protection laws

06 Dec 2012

Senators Christine Milne, Larissa Waters and Rachel Siewert joined a community rally outside Parliament House in Canberra to celebrate the reprieve for our environmental laws.

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