“The Community’s Vision for Cape Peron” was launched on 14 March 2012. It is based upon the vision expressed by the community over several decades. We need your help to protect the wonderful and unique natural... Read more...
A spotlight needs to be shone on the WA industry. We know that practices such as an unacceptably high rate of euthanasia occur here and that it is likely that many of the inherently cruel practices uncovered... Read more...
Currently, same-sex couples are denied the same rights as their heterosexual friends and family in Western Australia, and across the country, as the rest of the western world progresses towards marriage... Read more...
Lynn wants to keep Western Australia free from genetically modified organisms in our ecosystems and food supply. The Greens (WA) would like the moratorium on growing commercial crops of genetically modified... Read more...
This year the Barnett government introduced new anti-protest laws, the Criminal Code Amendment (Prevention of Lawful Activity) Bill 2015. If passed, there will be vague new offences of “physically preventing a... Read more...
Western Australia is home to some of the most unique biodiversity on earth.  The south west of WA being one of only 34 global biodiversity hotspots, based on the high number of unique plants and the high level... Read more...
The Perth Freight Link is a $1.6 billion, 13 km 6-lane heavy vehicle freeway that will divide suburbs and destroy ecologically sensitive land. Lynn MacLaren is also one of the members of the Rethink the Link... Read more...
Every year in Australia, an average of 35 bicycle riders are killed and more than 9,500 are seriously injured. The strongest approach to provide safety is to legislate for a safe passing distance to provide... Read more...
With each passing day the State Government draws ever closer to logging 1,610 hectares of Margaret River's Mowen Forest; an area the equivalent size of 750 Subiaco ovals worth of native forest. The proposal to... Read more...
Science and public opposition have defeated Premier Colin Barnett's plans for an annual summer shark cull. But Mr Barnett has not given up. He now aims to kill protected sharks using so-called "Serious Threat... Read more...
As outlined in the Equal Opportunity Commission's Western Australia - Guidelines for supporting sexual and gender diversity in schools, "it is a fundamental right of every child and young person to feel safe... Read more...
The Federal Government has announced plans to support the Barnett Government to create WA's first tollway through Perth's southern suburbs. We need you to let them know that rail is a cheaper, smarter and... Read more...
A recent article from the Guardian states that "Growing demand for water in Perth has caused the city to sink at up to 6mm a year and could be responsible for an apparent acceleration in the rate of sea level... Read more...
Lynn has been a fierce advocate for banning live animal export for a number of years. Lynn believes that a better alternative to this cruel industry would be to phase out live animal exports and support meat... Read more...
Currently, there's no legislation that ensures all eggs labeled 'free range' actually measure up to the community's perception of what 'free range' really should be. This is why back in 2013, Lynn introduced... Read more...
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Hon Lynn MacLaren MLC - Member for South Metropolitan Region Legislative Council, Parliament of Western Australia