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: Brilliant! @TheRoastTV - watch it on @ABCTV i-view to laugh& cry about the folly of trashing the #GreatBarrierReef. http://t.co/fvbeQJ6nSR”

  • “PennyWrites: Hey #Adelaide! A mystery cycle thru quirky & cool secret places incl local pubs & coffee houses. Next Sunday! Book: http://t.co/kDzAMNTxMf”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @yourAMSA: Media Release: Medical students launch national youth mental health campaign http://t.co/Z7azfWMz4j #AMSAmhc http://t.co/1DH1…”

  • “PennyWrites: Rising inequality threatens economic prosperity. Great article by @1RossGittins. Do Tony Abbott's rich mates care? http://t.co/TZBa8ri2ZI”

  • “PennyWrites: Conditions for people with #mentalillness are absolutely unacceptable at Lyell McEwin Hospital #Adelaide http://t.co/1ecla4S8Be”

  • “I’ve just returned from a parliamentary delegation to Southern Africa. After Zimbabwe, we visited South Africa and met with representatives of the government and some non-government organisations. A chance to learn about managing trauma & forgiveness after serious conflict, meeting health challenges (HIV & TB) and Australian aid initiatives, firsthand.”

  • “PennyWrites: @tiwigirl @shawjudy7Shaw A few different ways, but essentially placing restrictions on funding to prevent advocacy (TP)”

  • “PennyWrites: @CaseyBestAutism Hi Casey, the kind of organisations gagged include legal aid and charity organisations. Many experts there! (TP)”

  • “PennyWrites: Tony Abbott is gagging community groups. Sign our petition to give them their voices back! http://t.co/cojXzDUElj http://t.co/2A18EcfAlQ”

  • Remember Scott's amazing Senate speech? Well, he's coming to Adelaide and we have two – yes, two! – exclusive events where you can meet Scott, get the inside scoop on the WA by-election and hear about his vision for Australia's

    “Remember Scott's amazing Senate speech? Well, he's coming to Adelaide and we have two – yes, two! – exclusive events where you can meet Scott, get the inside scoop on the WA by-election and hear about his vision for Australia's future. Share with your friends and book your tickets now! http://greens.org.au/ScottinAdelaide”

  • “PennyWrites: An amazing video entry from Bridgewater Primary School students to the Australian Greens Make Peace Prize: http://t.co/UvVjF2Oa56”

  • “PennyWrites: Huge response so far to our petition against gagging of community legal centres. Add your name here: http://t.co/cojXzDUElj #auslaw”

  • “BREAKING: All charges dismissed! And what a powerful statement by the Magistrate. May more of us have the courage to be a credit to our faith in standing up for vulnerable children. #LoveMakesAWay”

  • “PennyWrites: Great research @ Caprisa #HIV & TB research institute in Durban SA. Shout out to @OxfamAustralia who fund stigma work http://t.co/VvnUdfP9a2”

  • “PennyWrites: On Sth African Pltary delegation visiting Caprisa #HIV & #AIDS research institute-focusing on protecting young women http://t.co/TfZa997Q6H”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @LivGwell: great that Aussie pollies see results of Australian aid: clean water for 295,000 ppl in Zimbabwe @PennyWrites @WaterAidAus #e…”

  • I've been lucky to have been visiting Zimbabwe with a parliamentary delegation this last week. It is a country with many challenges but also many riches - not least a well-educated nation of wonderful people. I was proud to learn how

    “I've been lucky to have been visiting Zimbabwe with a parliamentary delegation this last week. It is a country with many challenges but also many riches - not least a well-educated nation of wonderful people. I was proud to learn how Australian aid has been making a real difference to the poorest people & saving lives there for some years.”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @AuHCSouthAfrica: Aust High Comm pleased to welcome #parliamentarydelegation to RSA @PennyWrites @linessue @SenatorBushby @asouthcottmp …”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @thejustcampaign: A taste of the #CIA #Torture Report-This is a 2007 #ICRC report (PDF) http://t.co/2pTKW1LamX @antitorture_SRT @Witness…”

  • “PennyWrites: George Brandis has banned community legal centres from using funding for advocacy. #StopSilencingDissent http://t.co/cojXzDUElj”

  • “PennyWrites: .@AustradeAfrica Great to be here in South Africa w/ parlt'ary delegation. Looking to learn lots! @linessue @SenatorBushby @asouthcottmp”

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News About Penny Wright

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Spending decisions and changed economic assumptions add $68b to the budget deficit.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Tony Abbott, Problems are fundamental. Problems exist from local, state, to federal politics. Problem is real, problem is documented. In New South Wales local and state government representative of the Liberal Party or directly associated with the Liberal Party are resigning. Approximately ...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Tony Abbott, The fundamentals are clear to me. The values of Australia are clear to me. I am on team human. I have zero tolerance for leaders who lie to get office. On Youtube Joe Hockey is recorded as a young man stating he will fight forever for free tertiary education while a student at ...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “In August last year residents of Tara and Kogan on Queensland’s western Darling Downs noticed small particles of black muck falling on their properties.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Deer Bill Shortwun, diz here ishu not lickly finisch welz. shuws me da secshuns od da plans wid da Toowoomba namz on top dat shuws dem types 'pig's ear' and dem 'silk purse' used dem leda da governmin layerz Dianne Thorley tooz decidse dem hooze not changded fur da betta so duz famly liven him. bestest wishez”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “I would like to quote from a book described as 'A provocative imaginative exploration of the nature and progress of human knowledge'. It was on the New York Times best seller list and is by David Deutch called "The Beginning of Infinity". Mr Deutch is a winner of the Institute of Physics' Paul Dira...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia. I took this from a toilet wall. I heard this from the toxic foul toilet mouth of Australian government. From the toilet wall >>>>>>>>>> "I am the hot and cold flushes that confuse you when you're already confused enough. I am the tightening of your...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “A Universal Declaration of Human Rights is published on the United Nations web site in the official language of Australia and you may download the file: Use the a Google search on the web - look up "United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights" then navigating to this site for communicat...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi All, we need support in Tassie on FIT issue hotting up A win here is a big lever into the national arena to stop the rot and bias that perverts the Fit rate https://www.facebook.com/saveoursolartas/posts/576882652421966?comment_id=578225865620978&offset=0&total_comments=57&notif_t=share_comment”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Surviving Earth trailer 2014. http://youtu.be/ITvCGMyJEoA www.survivingearthmovie.com www.facebook.com/survivingearth”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Dear Senator Penny Wright Based on the endless list of lies & broken promises from the Abbott government, the only mandate Australians have is to call on Labor, the Greens, and Independents to band together in the Senate to block the major bills implementing the attacks on Medicare, education and welfare. Please – BLOCK SUPPLY & KICK THIS CORRUPT & DISHONEST LIBERAL GOVERNMENT OUT. Sincerely – Colin Price”

  • 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 ...”