Lee Rhiannon

Former Greens senator

Lee Rhiannon is a life-long campaigner for social justice and the environment. Lee was a Greens member of the NSW Parliament from 1999 to 2010, and a Greens senator in the Australian parliament from 2011 to 2018. Lee observed in her first speech in the Senate: “History demonstrates that while parliaments make the laws, people are the driving force for social change.” Lee will be launching the book “Losing Santhia – Life and loss in the struggle for Tamil Eelam” alongside author Ben Hillier.