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 @AndrewLynchUNSW: Me and @JessBlackbourn have a sub (#3) on @PennyWrites bill on Independent National Security Legislation Monitor http:…”

  • “PennyWrites: Rhetoric on #familyviolence is no substitute for legal rights. Fed & State govts must ensure legal help is available http://t.co/vWRoaaZfmf”

  • “PennyWrites: Yep,@ToryShepherd couldn't agree more. As a cyclist, & a woman, found this aspect of #TDU ceremony totally alienating http://t.co/Mwa7rkXojr”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @loupascale: Oooooh yeah - Best Cinematography in a Doc #sonsandmothers! Another one comes home to #Adelaide. #AACTAs”

  • “PennyWrites: Abbott govt intent on attacking @AustHRC just because it is doing its job: defending #humanrights w/t fear or favour http://t.co/tXp8M8aORR”

  • “PennyWrites: More damning figures on imprisonment of #Aboriginal kids in Australia. We need a #JusticeTarget NOW http://t.co/IWVQNywiJz @ANTaR_National”

  • “PennyWrites: Beautiful story. Communities helping communities. http://t.co/JKG1fjY1ru #empathyispowerful #saparli”

  • “PennyWrites: #itgetsbrighter website is now there for the viewing! Inspirational videos from those who know! http://t.co/CuvBjCwHoM @itgetsbrighter”

  • “PennyWrites: US study shows clear benefits of increasing #education funding to disadvantaged students. #Gonski was on the money! http://t.co/VYSTab9Nfb”

  • “PennyWrites: Fantastic analysis from @JustineAFerrari on why money matters in schooling. http://t.co/b19sBPoZz6 #Gonski”

  • “PennyWrites: Great to meet with Sonia, Roger & Andy of @CFSVolunteers Association today. Big thanks to #CFS vollies for their work http://t.co/DumkBVRSkQ”

  • “PennyWrites: US study clearly confirms it! Of course #Gonski was right! Are you listening Min @cpyne? http://t.co/VYSTab9Nfb”

  • “PennyWrites: RT @FrankGQuinlan: Great recognition for Betty Kitchener from @MHFA_Australia Congratulations from all your friends in #mentalhealth”

  • “PennyWrites: Funding uncertainty for #MentalHealth services is unconscionable & already eroding their capacity to help http://t.co/303kpkkQaY”

  • “PennyWrites: It does get brighter! Short videos of hope showing that #MentalHealth can improve! @ItGetsBrighter campaign launch tomorrow (28/1)”

  • “PennyWrites: Congestion on Adelaide roads? Points to crying need for smarter cycling & public transport policy http://t.co/Nd40zPwTqh #saparli”

  • “A new school year is beginning! An exciting time for kids across the country – even if the early morning was a little hard to handle! May your love for learning grow as you become curious about the world around you. The journey awaits!”

  • “PennyWrites: My #AustraliaDay. Celebrating our First Peoples at #SurvivalDay SA. Beautiful young women. Proud, ancient culture. http://t.co/g20275dfPb”

  • “PennyWrites: @MrNayda Yes, he is. I've been saying hello to him tending the railway station garden for at least 14 years, while walking kids to school”

  • “PennyWrites: Vollies beautify Eden Hills RS every Mon. #AustraliaDay no exception! Big thanks to Ken (19years service) & friends! http://t.co/vXQFwcriaM”

  • “As an Australian, I feel grateful & privileged to be sharing this land with its First Peoples - whose culture is strong, proud and ancient. In evidence at #SurvivalDay at Semaphore - and everywhere, every day - throughout Australia Here with John Brown & Dr Alice Rigney”

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News About Penny Wright

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “The rightwing campaign against David Hicks assumed his guilt, and made it seem a radical position to defend due process”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Those we have elected are failing the Australian people and they are failing the natural world. They are allowing the cruel and unnecessary slaughter of sea creatures and the ruin of undersea habitats. We demand our Governments manage natural resources and the global commons solely in the best inter…”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi are you able to assist the pension residents of kangaroo Island and elsewhere in the state with the removal/dropping of the rebate for council rates ? Looking forward to hearing from someone.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Anti-vaccination campaigner Sherri Tenpenny has caused a stir with plans to speak in Australia, but just who is the controversial American doctor?”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Please vote NO to the Keystone pipeline. The pipeline sounds like a disaster waiting to happen. Let Canada ship its own oil. Please focus more on wind and solar energy. Thank you.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Further to my previous post for you and your followers Senator Penny Wright #BREAKING The US has "slammed" the International Criminal Court (ICC) for admitting Palestine as a member. Israel has responded by freezing US$140 million in tax revenue owed to the Palestinian people.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “All but seven of the 90 companies found to have caused the climate crisis deal in oil, gas and coal – and half of the estimated emissions were produced just in the past 25 years”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Now that the oil price has fallen, it is the perfect time to put in place a carbon tax, writes Lawrence Summers. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/10cb1a60-9277-11e4-a1fd-00144feabdc0.html#axzz3NwGc5mPE”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “These fires are what you get when you have groups such as yourselves stop the cleaning up in the bush,I truly hope that your party is pleased with itself.Our state burns so you can feel good about itself.The indigenous people have been burning the bush for thousands of years and you champion policy that puts live at risk. I hope all your members are happy with themselves !”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “http://tinyurl.com/ozftf6r Our Country Fire Service volunteers - and all the other volunteers and donors who have helped with the bushfire crisis - have inspired the entire state over the past few days. Leave your tribute to them at the link, or as a comment on this post. http://tinyurl.com/ozftf6r * This bushfire report is freely available to all readers. Picture: CFS volunteer Olivia Kricskovics with a rescued koala near One Tree Hill”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi Penny and team Thank you for the calendars. Not only are they really nice, but that is totally the fastest I have ever seen any senator deliver on a promise!!! Here's to another year of great work; what you do is seen and appreciated.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi Penny and team Thank you for the calendars. Not only are they really nice, but that is totally the fastest I have ever seen any senator deliver on a promise!!! Here's to another year of great work; what you do is seen and appreciated.”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Hi Penny, using the #deathofcivilsociety to share Scott's infographic on twitter I am shocked about our national peaks”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.384095025105206.1073741860.207844859396891&type=3”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Just a pondering... Humanity think they are the supreme giant lords over the Earth, and yet, the last time I looked down from a plane flying 38,000 feet over the Earth, we human beings looked even smaller than a colony of fleas on the back of a dog. One day the Earth will scratch all of us human fleas off it's back, especially if we still continue on our merry dim witted way biting and irritating it badly.”

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Julia Gillard launching her book in Townsville. Picture: Wesley Monts Source ... - The Australian

    Julia Gillard launching her book in Townsville. Picture: Wesley Monts Source ... - The Australian

    Labor Senate Leader Penny Wong did, however, nominate former Climate Change Minister Greg Combet's The Fights of My Life as her best read of 2014. The survey of senior MPs by The Australian found Mr Abbott was planning to read Mr Howard's The Menzies ...

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    leaders find time to be readers - The Australian

    The book Labor Senate leader Penny Wong most enjoyed this year was former colleague Greg Combet's The Fights of My Life. Wong's summer reading list is: Andrew Scott's policy manifesto Northern Lights ; Clare Wright's The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka ...and more »

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Jagdish Kinjalk 1 hr · My View : We are the best Players of Ideas...! ----------------------------------------------------------------- " Ideas" visit once in a while, therefore we should not allow any " Idea " to go waste or unnoticed . Any small Idea may be the beginning of your bright Career.Thi...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “Owner: Millicent Warne Co-Owner: William 'Billy' Russell Supporting Teens and young adults with: -Self Harm -Depression -Abuse Victims -Suicidal Thoughts -Family Issues -Eating disorders -Teen Pregnancy - Sexual Health -Relationship Issues...”

  • From Facebook

    From Facebook

    “THE notorious US anti-communism campaigner Joe McCarthy would be proud — the Australian Senate has adopted his tactics in pursuit of independent think tanks.”

  • From Google News

    From Google News

    Greens hunt academic 'witches' - The Australian

    The person who asked the question was South Australian Greens senator Penny Wright, who raised it at an October hearing. “I am interested to know if any of the reviewers who were appointed are connected with the Institute of Public Affairs or the ...