Greens MP Adam Bandt joined the Prime Minister, members of the Cabinet and other MPs at today's public forum held by the Climate Commission at Parliament House.
Mr Bandt congratulated the Commission on a fantastic forum and said it reinforced the need for urgent and profound action.
"The Commissioners are to be congratulated on an excellent event", Mr Bandt said.
"The Climate Commissioners clear answers to my question about the climate impact on Australia's agriculture show we have no time to waste."
"The forum reinforced the need for urgent and profound action."
"Over the coming weeks I will be working hard with the other members of the Multi-Party Committee on Climate Change to develop responses to the challenges so clearly set out today."
Pablo Brait, from Mr Bandt's electorate of Melbourne, also questioning the Commissioners about Australia's carbon budget, and the need to decarbonise the economy within the next decade.