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: Lovely to visit Pt Augusta Special #School & see the happy, vibrant atmosphere they offer kids. New premises soon! http://t.co/MdbYVY5DLp”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @Wendy_Bacon: We 'll have tents; we hold those houses. Says woman from #noshelter @swosnsw @soswomenservice vigil”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @fanzybellz: @PennyWrites vigil tonight(syd) in protest to the closure of women's only homeless services would appreciate a rt https://t…”

  • “PennyWrites: Speaking to @ABCnorthandwest in Pt Augusta about #schools, #KangarooIsland & diesel at Point Lowly. http://t.co/xASQ057AWH”

  • I can’t wait for the day when 100% renewable energy is a reality for Australia! I've been in Port Augusta today meeting with folk in the Repower Pt Augusta Alliance – they are running a magnificent campaign for solar thermal to replace

    “I can’t wait for the day when 100% renewable energy is a reality for Australia! I've been in Port Augusta today meeting with folk in the Repower Pt Augusta Alliance – they are running a magnificent campaign for solar thermal to replace their current dirty, outdated coal power station. Repower Port Augusta are leading the way toward 100% renewable energy in South Australia! The Greens are behind them every step of that way. Here I am with Cathy, Lisa, baby Hamish, Gary, Elizabeth and Annette.”

  • “In Port Pirie today doing school visits and meeting with local teachers and principals. So important that country kids have access to a great schooling and are not disadvantaged by their postcode. This is why we need the real Gonski -- needs-based funding for the full six years, not the government's poor substitute. Here I am with Cooper and Ellie from St Mark's school.”

  • “PennyWrites: My goodness! Mind-boggling reasons for @PeterGreste court decision: http://t.co/DzGPqY5BMG #FreeAJStaff”

  • “PennyWrites: Report from the medical frontline - just one night in a Shifa hospital in #Palestine https://t.co/D5UrjYgPtl #civilianspayingtheprice”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @Askgerbil: New carbon tax applies from 1 July. South Korea has begun taxing Australian coal imports - IHS Maritime 360 http://t.co/J6FE…”

  • “PennyWrites: I've been v spoiled lately! Grateful to http://t.co/SMAPHXd3W5 for these thank you blooms 4 my talk to Bridgewater PS http://t.co/3ze9HrtC8O”

  • “PennyWrites: Proud to hear from @IlonaKickbusch that when @WHO developing Ottawa Charter on #health promotion kept hearing about #Adelaide, #SA as leader”

  • “PennyWrites: "The greatest option we have for change is teaching". Dr Liz Harris of UNSW Centre for Primary Health Care & Equity & HERDU #FlindersSGate”

  • “PennyWrites: Next up at @FlindersSGate forum on #CommunityHealth - Prof Fran Baum. A bittersweet night. So many achievements but funding cuts biting deep”

  • “PennyWrites: Steve Parker sharing his work on community safety in @OnkaparingaCity spanning so many areas incl OH&S, A&OD, body piercing. #FlindersSGate”

  • “PennyWrites: @aDottore Happy to do so. Ask her to introduce herself to me :-)”

  • “PennyWrites: Attending forum on (the impressive) #CommunityHealth Achievements & Legacy in #SA at #FlindersSGate. 1st up: Jocelyn Auer on Women's #Health”

  • “PennyWrites: Another lovely #schools visit, talking about #Peace & Australia's #Peacekeepers at Bridgewater Primary School #SA http://t.co/60i4udoXUB”

  • “Democracy. Brought to you and paid for by Australians for Coal. This is what we're up against -- Big Mining and their big fat wallets. Now the Liberals aren't even pretending to hide that they're in parliament to do whatever the coal industry tells them. Please help us stop them, and donate today: http://grns.mp/donate-climate”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @senatormilne: Palestinians in Gaza have nowhere to run. http://t.co/8oeEVovFrm Civilians dying. Ceasefire now.#GazaUnderFire”

  • Penny will be holding a listening post at the Organic Corner Store at Bellevue Heights Primary School this Saturday. Come along to have a chat with Penny and snap up some amazing fresh produce at the same time!

She'll be there from 10am

    “Penny will be holding a listening post at the Organic Corner Store at Bellevue Heights Primary School this Saturday. Come along to have a chat with Penny and snap up some amazing fresh produce at the same time! She'll be there from 10am and would love to hear from the community. A nice way to spend your Saturday morning! [Team Penny]”

  • “PennyWrites: Last Supper at #SA's Good Life Organic Pizza, to send our lovely daughter off to study urban geography in Uttrecht! http://t.co/EzfOcvfwRV”

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News About Penny Wright

  • 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”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Thank you Penny, for you valiant effort regarding school chaplaincy in question time yesterday. How totally frustrating!”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “When Sidique asked me to write something for this esteemed publication, I accepted with pleasure. I always enjoy reading my latest edition of SALT...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “While the Greens are losing ideology, as a tax payer, it annoys me that religions have a tax exemption. Many budget woes could be fixed by taxing religion as you would any other entity. As Australia becomes increasingly secular, this exemption becomes less and less fair. Please address it.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Congrats to you so far for supporting the Australia public against this joke of a Prime Minister and his party.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    Why Phony Abbott won't call a DD, he knows he'll

    “Why Phony Abbott won't call a DD, he knows he'll be...”