Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council

Our Candidates

Greta Werner, 2021 Greens candidate for Bayside Council, Rockdale Ward

Katrina Willis

candidate for Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council

As a Greens councillor, I will work to make sure residents from the bush, the villages and the city are heard, to make planning fairer and more open, and to restore integrity and trust in local government.

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Our Plans and Priorities

Braidwood visit

Braidwood visit

Thanks to everyone who spoke with us at Braidwood on Saturday. There were only a few traders and visitors to the markets so Katrina also spent time visiting local traders in Wallace St. Some of the earlier issues came up in conversation including condition of local...

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Restoring the land is good for us and nature

Restoring the land is good for us and nature

Can old dams become valuable wetlands? A project in Stringybark Reserve, Jerrabomberra is showing how. We spent a couple of hours on Sunday morning walking through sections of the reserve with a small group to check out a project Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council...

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Better waste management can cut emissions and save money

Better waste management can cut emissions and save money

The Greens today announced a raft of measures to improve the way waste is managed and resources are recovered in Queanbeyan-Palerang, including a trial of textile recycling and repair cafes, setting up Green Sheds and tool libraries, and turning food waste into...

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Action to protect people and nature now and for the future

Action to protect people and nature now and for the future

The recent droughts, floods and bushfires have shown us that the effects of climate change are already hitting hard – everything from homes and livestock destroyed, businesses disrupted to the premature and low birthweight babies born last autumn.[1] The Bushfire...

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What’s wrong with QPRC’s climate action plans?

What’s wrong with QPRC’s climate action plans?

There are two climate action plans for Queanbeyan-Palerang, one for the council's operations and one for the community. Both were made in May 2020 and cover 10 years. We reviewed them to see what's good and what needs improving. It's worth noting that the council's...

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