Penny Wright, Senator

Party
Australian Greens
Type
Senator
Email
senator.wright@aph.gov.au
Parliamentary
Office
PO Box 6100, Senate, Parliament House
Canberra, ACT 2600
Electoral
Office
Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, Suite 6, Level 12, 100 King William Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Eophone
(08) 8205 1060
Eofax
(08) 8205 1069
Website
Social Accounts
  • Penny Wright on Twitter
  • Penny Wright on Facebook
  • Penny Wright on YouTube

News From Penny Wright

  • “PennyWrites: RT @MHCTas: How do you apply for two jobs a day when you are aren't doing so well with a mental illness? More support needed http://t.co/tk…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @lilstarok: Operation survive the government http://t.co/glL0xSYwze”

  • “PennyWrites: .@CORENAfund I was thrilled to be able to take part in a celebration of "what goes around comes around" - for a safe #climate future”

  • “PennyWrites: .@RockyCape1 @raowaraow Yes! Sounds like it's time to change the government then! ;-)”

  • “PennyWrites: .@PFD311 @RichardMcLellan @pmagn Interesting observation, Paul. Biology 101 (ie humans need the environment!) is often lacking in @AuSenate”

  • “PennyWrites: .@RichardMcLellan @Greens @pmagn Thanks! You too! This future-preserving is hard work - but it's definitely worth it!! :-)”

  • “PennyWrites: .@ZeroArmour @Greens @RichardMcLellan @pmagn True! :-) Thanks!”

  • “PennyWrites: Not proudly! MT @RichardMcLellan: #climate denial: Where does your country stand? http://t.co/7ELkjlOd7p… Via @pmagn http://t.co/mHQJHaK0N0”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @NSW_EPA: Court penalises Orica more than ¾ of a million dollars for Newcastle and Botany pollution incidents. http://t.co/BvGO0iR6Z8”

  • “PennyWrites: Woohoo! Heading - inevitably - for 100%! The sooner, the better! http://t.co/nmfyiLvOYL”

  • “PennyWrites: .@DianahMieg @NRHAlliance #Telehealth has huge potential for remote services but MUST be done well & reliably to develop trust #ruralhealth”

  • “PennyWrites: .@DianahMieg @Nick_Xenophon @NRHAlliance Very disappointing. Slow internet speeds & poor co-ordination & training for Drs likely contribute”

  • “PennyWrites: Racism makes people sick. That's why the last thing we should be doing is weakening race hate-speech laws. http://t.co/hKEtVlTcXq #18C”

  • “PennyWrites: Above & beyond! Confirms what I know about the dedication of many #teachers but it should not be necessary! https://t.co/0Ia5MHv05v #Gonski”

  • “PennyWrites: Federal Gov't leadership- absolutely key for #HousingAffordability: @chcsa, @ShelterSa, Junction & Women's Housing, @UCommunities_ @AuSenate”

  • “PennyWrites: Views of @COTAAustralia SA @AuSenate Inquiry into #HousingAffordability: regret #NRAS gone, & is need for greater supply & housing standards”

  • “PennyWrites: #HousingAffordability in Aust is decreasing. @auSenate Inquiry in #Adelaide hears we need more public housing & respect for private renters”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @AEUfederal: National #Gonski week starts today. Add your name to the petition opposing the cuts to the #Gonski funding http://t.co/AhE…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @igiveagonski: National #Gonski week starts today. Add your name to the petition opposing the cuts to the #Gonski funding http://t.co/o…”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @JaneCaro: I love crisp, clear common sense like this from @1RossGittins http://t.co/R458GPMwOa”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @welfare_rights: Our media release about costly & ineffective Work for the Dole Scheme https://t.co/3ZucPJusDq 28 May but still exactly …”

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News About Penny Wright

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “A heart breaking letter that everybody needs to read. https://www.facebook.com/DLATP/posts/741196562593627”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Thank you for standing up for the people of Palestine. The major parties are out of step on this issue, and our government's silence is shameful. Thank you.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    At the 175th anniversary of the Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of SA with Senator Penny Wright and 1,400 of my closest friends! Bringing the country to the

    “At the 175th anniversary of the Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of SA with Senator Penny Wright and 1,400 of my closest friends! Bringing the country to the city.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Leading up to the election all we heard from the LNP was how bad the economy was and needed to be fixed. Once elected, (on a complete pack of lies I might add), we heard more about how bad the economy was and the drastic belt tightening measure needed to fix it. Then we had the "budget emergency" to...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Got our first gas/power bill today and a letter explaining the carbon tax removal from said bill. After working it all out we will save $4.52 a week. I'm sure my grandchildren and great grandchildren will be happy that I risked their future environment for a weekly cup of coffee.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Civilized World, We are not war traders, and our blood is not cheap, and all we want is pride and humanity just like all the other peoples of the world ... Just a reminder .. We would like to inform you of a fraction of what the Gaza Strip suffers due to the Israeli blockade - before this curre...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Civilized World, We are not war traders, and our blood is not cheap, and all we want is pride and humanity just like all the other peoples of the world ... Just a reminder .. We would like to inform you of a fraction of what the Gaza Strip suffers due to the Israeli blockade - before this curre...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hello. Am so happy to come your lovely profile .....”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “The growing rate of mental health issuess and suicides in the ADF post a decade plus of high tempo Operations; are ADF and DVA providing the correct...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Thanks a lot to the Greens and you Senator, for having the insight and commitment to Australians working in our Offshore Oil and Gas industry. The victory you and the other senators supporting your motion is one of sense, fairness and a greater good for our country, both morally and economically. I ...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “I really loved your speech today on fighting the draconian anti-protest laws. I was one of those rat bags in Victoria who triggered the Naptime changes to the summary offenses act for protesting against the East West Tunnel. I could go on and on, but I've already written to you about it :) Thanks, Penny.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Gaza�s undersecretary of health, Youssef Abu al-Resh, verified the concern that Israeli forces have begun to use banned DIME weapons against Palestinian civilians.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “i see the councils of the south east of S.A. have been sold out by the major parties and family first on the Coal Seam Gas (fracking issue) on getting a moratorium Thank you for bringing the motion to the floor.We in the south west victorian region are concerned about this issue as we are neighbours...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “I have heard that you do not support condemning israel for it's war crimes in occupied Palestine. Surely this is not the case? I was under the impression that the Greens were strong human rights supporters. That is the reason why I support them,”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Why has it not been made that any new construction must include solar, in lightsview in adelaide its part of the rules to build. I live in a new development and there are so few solar homes it makes no sense”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “The Australian government is refusing to comment on reports circulating on Christmas Island that 153 Tamil asylum seekers have been handed over to the Sri Lankan navy.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “We could save #Holden & #Falcon #Geelong #Elizabeth & hundreds of thousands of jobs Two IPO's would list overnight as Initial Public Offerings, would raise capital, save ALL that infrastructure, Dealers, Parts supplies, Panel Shops & a billion$ going overseas each year - AND these Australian listed ...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hello Penny I was wondering if you are related to the late Max Wright brother of Noel, Sylvia, Kathleen, Natalie, Ruby and Betty - only one still alive is Natalie. Thanks Marian Furness (nee Wright)”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    Margaret Hender posted a photo to Senator Penny Wright's

    “What if everyone who went to the last climate rally had been asked to put in $100 towards a people-owned solar thermal plant? We'd have around $6 million already! And if they each asked 5 other friends who are equally keen on having a safer climate, and they asked their friends...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “We don't have a ETS we have a BIG CARBON TAX.That thank christ will soon be gone.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi Penny, I'd really appreciate it if you can read & respond to my email (subsequently sent as a Facebook private message). With thanks, Fern”