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The Great NSW Crown Roads Scam

April 21, 2014 - 00:30 -- Admin
Suppose that by some historical mishap a section of your neighbours' land been included into your block. In farming communities this can happen due to a bad sense of direction while fencing.
It is up to the owner of the land to have the land surveyed and the cost of fencing the area properly are shared 50-50 between the neighbours. 

One blogger's reaction to what the mainstream media are not saying about the O'Farrell resignation

April 17, 2014 - 07:16 -- Admin
Blogger Victoria Rollison in The Australian  Independent Media Network, 16 April 2014:
Today the media have presented their preferred frame for the resignation of Barry O’Farrell as: he mistakenly lied to an ICAC enquiry because he forgot that he received a $3,000 bottle of wine from the CEO of Australian Water Holdings

From Those Wonderful Folk Who Gave You Wal-Mart Grand Openings: Abbott Government picks Japanese global media group to deliver its political propaganda and campaign advertising

April 17, 2014 - 00:16 -- Admin
Mitchell & Partners, with experience in government media management, is about to become the Abbott Government’s new master media agency with a contract worth approximately $137 million.
Mitchell & Partners was formerly part of the Aegis Media Group.