Without a resilient environment for us and future generations, life will be bleak. The other parties act as if the environment is an optional extra in public policy; we know it should be at the heart of everything we do. Without addressing climate change, life will increasingly be harsh, hot and frightening. The other parties act as if it can be put on the to do list for down the track. The Greens will stand up for ambitious, fit-for-the-future infrastructure and climate change policy, and create the Great Forest National Park to stop Labor’s logging in Victoria’s forests.