My motion to reform whips in horse racing PASSED

Will the Minister for Agriculture block the application for a kangaroo slaughterhouse in Inglewood?

It’s time for Hermès to DROP CROC

I’m fighting to end an illegal feedlot in my electorate

Can’t stop thinking of the countless newborn lambs who would have died

Petition to review and replace this cruel, unscrupoulous and unscientific licensing system

Update on kangaroo being horrifically run down with farm machinery

Pinkies should never have been put on the recreational duck shooting season kill

Animals have had a great budget – but don’t just hear it from me

Last week, yet another horse was killed in a Victorian jumps race

Asking the Minister to cancel the licenses of Victoria’s rabbit farms

Back at parliament and going in hard on duck shooting

Bright and the surrounding areas is home to some wonderful animal advocates

Shooting brumbies is not only cruel – it is ineffective

Listen to what I had to say at the closing of today’s regional sitting in Bright

Speaking about Trans Day Of Visibility

Victoria needs an independent office of animal protection

Advocating for funding for farmed animal sanctuaries like Edgars Mission

The pro and anti duck shooting MPs were in agreement on something this week

Asking the Minister for Racing the fate of 61 seriously injured greyhounds

Most decision makers continue to ignore the reason for the pandemic

From September this year, new mesh laws kick in to protect flying foxes

The Victorian Government still hasn’t held the review into their duck shooting policy

Family violence and companion animals motion speech

Reading in my family violence and animals motion

Calling for the right to release for animals in medical research

Condemning the Andrews Government for their irresponsible decision to announce a 2021 duck shooting season

Acknowledging the successful campaign to reduce the speed limit along the Great Ocean Road in Marengo

Confirming with the Minister for Planning on behalf of Torquay residents that there will be no development in the Spring Creek Valley

Shade and shelter for ‘farm’ animals should be a legal requirement

My speech on banning conversion practices in Victoria

Sharing my disgust at the decision to kill almost 100,000 of our state’s kangaroos for pet food and human consumption

Asking the new Minister for Agriculture how Victorians have any confidence that the Game Management Authority will accurately represent bird numbers

If a 2021 duck shooting season is called, we’ll be back on the wetlands

This week in parliament, I formally requested a halt on all brumby shooting

Trans Awareness Week November 2020

Melbourne CBD billboard condemning captive dolphin breeding pulled

The most animal-friendly budget in Victorian history

Budget announcement 2020

Demanding answers on Anthony Van Dyck’s death in the Melbourne

Supporting a motion for a Green New Deal

The government still hasn’t had the review on duck shooting they were called to do

Congratulating two newly elected Animal Justice Party Victorian Councillors

Asking the government why they aren’t at least doing something about the dangerous tracks that continuously kill dogs

For World Kangaroo Day, I asked the Minister for Environment why the government allows such blatant, gruesome cruelty of orphaned joeys

Asking the government why they continue to subsidise a horse killing

Working hard to ensure the code is amended to make rehoming of animals experimented on mandatory

Bringing on my motion calling for the government to implement mandatory kill reporting in shelters

50th anniversary of the West Gate Bridge collapse

Expressing my outrageous that a backyard slaughterhouse exposed by Farm Transparency Project won’t be prosecuted

Remaining relentless in my promise to do all I can to end recreational duck shooting in Victoria

Calling for the acknowledgement of animals as family members in family violence situations

Reading in my motion to reform pounds and shelters

Chatting with Saskia Adams, Co-Founder and President of Forever Friends Animal Rescue

Chatting with Claire Harris, foster carer of beautiful greyhound Dash

Chatting with Dr Jacquie Rand veterinarian and Director of Australian Pet Welfare Foundation

Chatting with Dr Elaine Ong, Veterinarian and Founder of Vets for Compassion

Speaking on the largest e-petition to ever be tabled in the Victorian Parliament September 2020

Calling for life-saving reform in pounds and shelters September 2020

Speaking on Tower Hill Reserve draft action plan September 2020

Duck shooting and regional tourism don’t mix September 2020

There is only one option for the Kinley Kangaroos that the community will accept September 2020

Asking the Minister why they haven’t assessed the impact on endangered species from the proposed quarry September 2020

Chatting with Dr Tash Bassett companion animal vet & volunteer wildlife rescue and rehabilitation

Chatting with Kelly, principal veterinarian Bentons Road Vet Clinic

Speaking up for the Kinley Kangaroos

Calling on the government to recognise the link between animal agriculture and pandemics

Chatting with Helen and Manfred from Five Freedoms Animal Rescue.

Chatting with Jo-Anne McArthur award winning photographer and author

Asking the Minister for Agriculture to ban 1080 poison.

Why does a shooter’s right to shoot at wildlife take precedence over a couple’s right to live peacefully.

Thanking the volunteers at Kinglake Friends of the Forest Inc for taking me on a tour to see Greater Gliders.

Commenting on the outcome of the parliamentary inquiry into animal activism.

Calling on the Minister to take horse drawn carriages off the streets.

Chatting with Katja from Mange Management.

Chatting with Tamsyn from Fly By Night.

Chatting with Tracey from Mosswood Wildlife.

Chatting with Lisa from Aurora Wildlife Shelter.

Demanding deaths in jumps racing is made public.

Asking the Minister why duck shooting hasn’t been cancelled when in breach of COVID-19 rules.

Calling on the Minister for Agriculture to end convenience killing.

Supporting a successful motion condemning cruel brumby killing.

Second reading my bill to modernise wildlife rescue in Victoria.

Reminding Parliament of the link between systemic animal abuse and zoonotic diseases

Ahead of Mother’s Day, I spoke with Pam Ahern from Edgar’s Mission about their exciting new campaign: All Mother’s Day.

Seeking clarification on the future of the duck shooting season during our COVID-19 emergency sitting.

Calling for the Victorian Government to give Mosswood Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation a helping hand in this year’s state budget.

Seeking government support for Project Hope Horse Welfare Victoria.

Calling on the Victorian Government to ban jumps racing.

Calling on the Government to change the organ donation registry to make organ donation compulsory unless Victorians opt out.

Responding to fellow crossbenchers petition in support of duck shooting season.

A recent EPA study warned certain wetlands across Victoria have waterbirds contaminated with PFAS.

Asking the Minister for Agriculture to remove hardheads from the ‘game’ species list for this year’s duck shooting season.

The bushfire crisis had an enormous impact on Victoria’s wildlife. I’m working on creating a new authority reuniting, training and supporting wildlife rescue and care volunteers.

Speaking on a bill that will enshrine gender quotas in law.

Reading in a motion calling for a commitment from the government to immediately reunite companion animals with their owners.

Calling on the Victorian Government to trial wombat gates on Victorian farms.

Asking the Environment Minister for details on the Cape Bridgewater koala killer investigation.

Paying tribute to Bramble Cay Melomys the first mammal whose extinction is intimately linked to the climate emergency.

Condolence speech on the bushfire crisis.

Recognising the incredible work of Manfred Zabinskas from Five Freedoms Animal Rescue.

Establishing a fur task force and an urgent investigation into illegal fur labelling.

Successful motion calling for an investigation into illegal fur labelling.

Moving a motion to recognise World AIDS Day in the Victorian Parliament.

Speaking on the workplace manslaughter law bill.

Asking the Environment Minister to ‘stop the drop’ and ensure Victoria’s 1080 aerial baiting license is not renewed.

Speaking on greyhound racing live baiting.

Speaking on laws passed that allow the government to pursue builders using dangerous combustible cladding.

Daniel Andrews can increase tourism by banning duck shooting.

Asking the Victorian Racing Minister to support my call for a Royal Commission into the horse racing industry

Survey shows that waterbird populations are devastated across Eastern Australia

Calling on the Environment Minister to meet wombat carers

Voting in support of an urgent extinction inquiry

Speaking on the government’s bill to improve superannuation for emergency services workers

Bringing an end to commercial fishing in the Gippsland Lakes

Asking the Health Minister why processed meat is still being served in hospitals

Asking the Minister what is being done to prevent rehabilitated joeys becoming targets of shooters

Speaking against the ag-gag bill introduced by a member of the crossbench

Thanking some of my parliamentary colleagues for touring Edgar’s Mission as part of the inquiry into animal activism

Second reading of my bill to ban duck shooting

Making The Eden Project a reality

Asking for an end to rabbit factory farming

Helping a plant-based protein factory in my electorate

Leading a parliamentary debate on the future of duck shooting

Winter 2019 break recap

Motion to cancel the 2020 duck shooting season

Sex work is real work

Wildlife suffocated for a car park

Why I support Birth Certificate Reform

It’s time to make wombats fully protected

Duck shooting hinders nature-based tourism

Inviting the Environment Minister to learn about wombat mange

Duck shooting and public safety don’t mix

Delivering donation to Surf Coast Animal Rescue

Rehabilitated native waterbird released at Western Victoria wetland

Inquiry into animal activism

Securing $500,000 for Wildlife Victoria

Asking for a ban on nets that cause bats to suffer

Two kangaroos illegally shot with bows

Take lambs off your plate

Calling for a fur ban in Victoria

Fire Services Reform speech

Asking the Ag Minister for plant-based meat production incentives

Asking the Racing Minister to end jumps racing

Homelessness motion

It’s time to get rid of sow stalls

The importance of IDAHOBIT

Live Animal Export Rally April 2019

Introducing a bill to Ban Duck Shooting

Volunteers are doing the work of the GMA

Will the department let the public know which waterways wont have guns being fired? 7 March 2019

Request to move racehorses from Levy’s Beach Warrnambool

Dropping 1080 poison sausages to kill cats


Kangaroo Meat Trial

Andy requests funding for Wildlife Victoria

Will the department tell the public which waterways are free from gun fire?

Andy acknowledges International Women’s Day

Andy asks the Agriculture Minister to close wetlands home to threatened and endangered species

Andy Meddick MP Maiden Speech


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