Illawarra Greens. Social justice, environmental sustainability, peace and non-violence and grassroots democracy.

Our Federal candidates

Dylan Green, Candidate for Cunningham

Dylan, 24, grew up in the Illawarra and is a graduate of the University of Wollongong.

He has been involved in local campaigns for action on our warming climate and social reforms.

Dylan is currently part of a small team developing technology to remove carbon dioxide from our oceans and atmosphere. Their aim is for this technology to be easily scaled up so that it may help global efforts to limit our warming climate.

Jamie Dixon, Candidate for Whitlam

Jamie has lived in the Illawarra for more than 20 years. Prior to that he lived in the Southern Highlands. He is married to Kym and they have one child.

Jamie, a shearer working with alpacas, has worked in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Europe.

Jamie is completing an undergraduate degree in Psychology, with a focus on mental health and wellbeing.

Our Councillors on Wollongong City Council 

We've two Green Councillors - Cr Mithra Cox [above] and Cr Cath Blakey [below] - returning to Wollongong City Council for the 2021-2024 term of Council.

Cath Blakey

They were first elected in 2017. They are making a difference in Wollongong and are making improvements for our city and its people.

Our previous Greens councillors, Jill Merrin (Ward 1) and George Takacs (Ward 2) served for 6 years, advocating for ecologically sustainable development, and honest government. That is what Mithra and Cath are doing too.

You can contact Cath and Mithra directly. If you are interested in a particular issue, have a look at our campaigns and sign up.