Federal Greens Leader Richard Di Natale
Federal Greens Leader Richard Di Natale Christian Morrow

Greens 'promise' $5 billion for DV services

THE Greens have promised a $5 billion plan to boost the funding of domestic violence services and crisis centres over the next decade.

The party has pledged to work on a new national agreement for DV services that would include $500 million a year for the next 10 years.

It also includes $100 million over two years to build new homeless shelters and women-specific shelters, as well as $144 million for legal services to help prevent family violence among indigenous Australians.

With polls showing the voting could be close, the Greens' policy could form part of an agreement with one of the major parties if the election does not result in a majority government.


Boy, woman critically injured in highway crash

Boy, woman critically injured in highway crash

Teenage boy fighting for life after a highway crash near St George.

Raid results in arrests

Raid results in arrests

Eight people have been arrested following a series of drug raids.

DRUNK, FATIGUED, SPEEDING: Idiot caught on Warrego Highway

DRUNK, FATIGUED, SPEEDING: Idiot caught on Warrego Highway

The 42-year-old man will lose his licence immediately

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