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2018[edit]

2018.12[edit]

2018.12.09[edit]

  • Second day of HHI (Hemp, Health & Innovation) Expo in Melbourne

2018.12.08[edit]

  • First day of HHI (Hemp, Health & Innovation) Expo in Melbourne

2018.11[edit]

2018.11.29[edit]

  • Cannabis to be made legal for recreational use in luxembourg [1]

2018.11.28[edit]

  • Michael Pettersson Drugs of Dependence (Personal Cannabis Use) Amendment Bill 2018 to ACT parliament [2]

2018.11.27[edit]

  • The Greens introduce Australian Cannabis Agency Bill 2018 into Parliament [3]

2018.11.06[edit]

  • Michigan Voters Approve Marijuana Legalization [4]

2018.10[edit]

2018.10.17[edit]

  • Recreational marijuana use legal in Canada from today [5] [6]

2018.10.04[edit]

  • Richard Branson backs church-led push to decriminalise drugs in NSW [7] [8]

2018.10.03[edit]

  • Queensland's first cannabis clinic opens [9] [10]

2018.09[edit]

2018.09.19[edit]

  • Michael Pettersson of Labor published an amendment bill for Drugs of Dependence (Personal Cannabis Use) to allow adults to keep up to 50g of Cannabis and 4 plants legally [11]

2018.07[edit]

  • SA Government to quadruple cannabis possession fines, introduce prison sentences [12] [13]

2018.06[edit]

2018.06.18[edit]

  • E-Petition for plebiscite on Cannabis legalisation was presented to the house and passed on to Health Minster Greg Hunt. Who has 90 days to reply.

2018.06.08[edit]

  • Canada Senate passes bill legalizing recreational cannabis [14] [15]

2018.06.06[edit]

  • Police find 1500 cannabis plants in Redbank Queensland [16]
  • Cannabis crop destroyed in Boddington, Western Australia after controlled blaze [17] [18]

2018.06.05[edit]

  • Police seize 18 kilograms of cannabis during Belconnen traffic stop [19] [20]

2018.05[edit]

2018.05.28[edit]

  • The Silver Tour Down Under which is a cannabis touring workshop and info session starts at Beenleigh Queensland [21]

2018.05.23[edit]

  • Talks about New Zealand holding referendum on Cannabis in 2019 [22]

2018.05.22[edit]

  • Cananis edibles in Sydney gaining popularity [23]
  • Cannabis grows well in Katherine [24]

2018.05.21[edit]

  • The Northern Territory's Chief Minister has confirmed his government is looking at decriminalising cannabis. Michael Gunner says the issue will become a bigger issue as time goes on. [25] [26] [27] [28]

2018.05.20[edit]

  • Second day of Adelaide Hemp and Cannabis Expo

2018.05.19[edit]

  • Medical Assoication NT President Robert Parker writes to Greens Leader Senator Richard Di Natale asking to reconsider his position on the legalisation of cannabis. [29]
  • First day of Adelaide Hemp and Cannabis Expo

2018.05.18[edit]

  • Parliamentary e-petition asking for a plebiscite hit over 10,000 Signatures.

2018.05.16[edit]

  • TGA warns about importing cannabidiol and hemp products [30]

2018.05.15[edit]

  • Australia Border Force (ABF) is seeing a national spike in attempted cannabis oil imports [31]
  • Medlab kicks off cannabis spray trial for cancer patients at Royal North Shore hospital [32] [33]
  • Labor Leader Bill Shorten makes comments about opposition and medical cannabis [34]

2018.05.13[edit]

  • Second Day of HHI Expo (Hemp, Health & Innovation) in Sydney

2018.05.12[edit]

  • First Day of HHI Expo (Hemp, Health & Innovation) in Sydney

2018.05.09[edit]

  • Parliamentary e-petition asking for a plebiscite opened for signatures [35]
  • Australia PM Malcolm Turnbull calls cannabis a dangerous drug [36]

2018.05.08[edit]

  • Liberal Democrats senator David Leyonhjelm introduced a legislation to parliament to legalise cannabis. [37]

2018.05.06[edit]

  • Third day of annual Nimbin MardiGrass

2018.05.05[edit]

  • Second day of annual Nimbin MardiGrass

2018.05.04[edit]

  • First day of annual Nimbin MardiGrass

2018.04[edit]

2018.04.16[edit]

  • Greens announce plan to legalise cannabis

Notes[edit]

  1. https://luxtimes.lu/luxembourg/35768-cannabis-to-be-made-legal-for-recreational-use-in-luxembourg
  2. https://youtu.be/eRDzqOobaWM
  3. https://youtu.be/CjTD4j6Pflw
  4. https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomangell/2018/11/06/michigan-voters-approve-marijuana-legalization/#7d1769b347a5
  5. https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/recreational-marijuana-use-legal-in-canada-from-today/news-story/d5462de19140fa3531d37e5bf17e08df
  6. https://web.archive.org/web/20181114222152/https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/recreational-marijuana-use-legal-in-canada-from-today/news-story/d5462de19140fa3531d37e5bf17e08df
  7. https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/richard-branson-decriminalise-drugs-nsw-uniting-20181002-p507ad.html
  8. Archive Link https://web.archive.org/web/20181006104032/https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/richard-branson-decriminalise-drugs-nsw-uniting-20181002-p507ad.html
  9. https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/queenslands-first-cannabis-clinic-opens/news-story/caf0699ba7e73091360fa81909cd5383
  10. Archive Link https://web.archive.org/save/https://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/queenslands-first-cannabis-clinic-opens/news-story/caf0699ba7e73091360fa81909cd5383
  11. https://www.legislation.act.gov.au/ed/db_58963/
  12. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-02/sa-government-to-quadruple-cannabis-fines/9930344
  13. https://web.archive.org/web/20180728084420/http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-02/sa-government-to-quadruple-cannabis-fines/9930344
  14. https://au.news.yahoo.com/canada-poised-legalize-recreational-marijuana-175033678--spt.html
  15. http://web.archive.org/web/20180609040929/https://au.news.yahoo.com/canada-poised-legalize-recreational-marijuana-175033678--spt.html Archive Link
  16. http://web.archive.org/web/20180606061217/https://m.qt.com.au/news/crime-scene-set-after-police-find-1500-cannabis-pl/3434195/
  17. https://thewest.com.au/news/crime/boddington-cannabis-crop-destroyed-in-controlled-burn-ng-b88858817z The West
  18. http://web.archive.org/web/20180607105630/https://thewest.com.au/news/crime/boddington-cannabis-crop-destroyed-in-controlled-burn-ng-b88858817z Archive Link
  19. https://www.canberratimes.com.au/national/act/police-seize-18-kilograms-of-cannabis-during-belconnen-traffic-stop-20180605-p4zjhf.html Canberra Times
  20. http://web.archive.org/web/20180608095640/https://www.canberratimes.com.au/national/act/police-seize-18-kilograms-of-cannabis-during-belconnen-traffic-stop-20180605-p4zjhf.html Archive
  21. https://www.facebook.com/silvertourdownunder/
  22. https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/top/357982/nz-may-vote-on-marijuana-legalisation-in-2019
  23. http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/food/food-warnings/cannabis-edibles-being-popped-among-sydneysiders-as-concerns-grow-over-their-use/news-story/a75639b977ddefc075a1e8cfd91c8b76
  24. https://www.katherinetimes.com.au/story/5421175/cannabis-grows-well-in-katherine/
  25. http://www.news.com.au/video/id-5348771529001-5787464632001/nt-eyes-off-legalising-marijuana
  26. https://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/latest-news/nt-looks-at-creating-marijuana-industry/news-story/d32cae85afa21023e15209315c5a4dc6
  27. https://tendaily.com.au/news/politics/a180521ksl/northern-territory-to-explore-decriminalising-marijuana-20180521 Ten Daily
  28. https://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/state-politics/nt-has-high-hopes-for-drug-decriminalising/news-story/932cad8ed617611d135a8afc68e60b73
  29. http://www.ntnews.com.au/lifestyle/australian-medical-association-nt-president-robert-parkers-plea-over-legalising-cannabis/news-story/705e2cd904096b2547d67c54833b7b43
  30. https://ajp.com.au/news/consumers-warned-on-illegal-cannabidiol-imports/ AJP
  31. https://scorchinghotnews.com/abf-national-spike-in-attempted-cannabis-oil-imports/ Scorching Hot News
  32. https://stockhead.com.au/health/medlab-kicks-off-cannabis-spray-trial-for-cancer-patients-at-royal-north-shore-hospital/ Stockhead
  33. https://www.2gb.com/cancer-patients-to-receive-new-cannabis-based-medicine-in-pain-management-trial/ 2GB
  34. https://www.buzzfeed.com/bradesposito/bill-shorten-cannabis-medical-coalition?utm_term=.ewJVZ6axM&ref=mobile_share#.ks0ybmg5Y Buzzfeed
  35. https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Petitions/House_of_Representatives_Petitions/Petitions_General/Sign_an_e-petition?id=EN059
  36. http://www.ntnews.com.au/business/economy/newscomau-facebook-live-with-pm-malcolm-turnbull-discusses-beer-cannabis-and-the-nbns-troubles/news-story/f05cd045385275130ab6df7ec7528d7e NT news
  37. https://www.sbs.com.au/news/bill-to-legalise-cannabis-hits-parliament SBS News