Not content with keeping Australian voters in the dark over the fate of one hundred and fifty men, women and children being detained at sea, these asylum seekers are literally not seeing much daylight.The Sydney Morning Herald 22 July 2014:Family members among 157 asylum seekers being held o
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An I can't believe my ears musing: The July 2014 Clarence Valley Council Environment, Planning And Works Committee meeting stuck in the memory of many in the valley because of the number of times various councillors stated that they were concerned about a development application/s but were going to vote for it anyway. One councillor stated words to the effect that he had concerns or objections covering one entire DA but was voting it through anyway.
Open Letter To Minister For Education published on 21 July 2014:To The Hon Christopher PyneMonday 21 July, 2014CC: Shadow Minster, The Hon Kate EllisDear Minister,In a recent interview to 2UE on 15th July Kevin Donnelly, Director of the Education Standards Institute, stated:“If the school community is in favour of it [corporal punishment] then I have not got a problem if it’s done properly”There is no doubt, given this interview, that Kevin Don
Russia responds after Tony Abbott’s warning about MH17 crash site probe trumpets The Australian on 21 July 2014 at 8:35PM – in a vain effort to recast Prime Minister Tony Abbott as an international hero.Abbott’s media team may be working overtime on the Prime Minister’s image, but the fact remains that he was at the back of the queue w
This is Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott allegedly taking part in a scheduled hazard reduction burn at Cottage Point in Ku-Ring-Gai National Park on Sydney's north shore.Cottage Point has an enclave of approximately 52-60 mostly holiday and luxury homes.
Tony Magrathea who tweets as @dickybeacholdie had this to say on Twitter on 17 July 2014:My foi request for Abbotts form RN, renounce British citizenship has been denied by Peta Credlin. Home Office [U.K.] still looking.The form Mr. Magrathea is referring to is here.
Slipped into letter boxes in the Page electorate in the first half of this year was a leaflet from Nationals MP Kevin Hogan.In this leaflet Mr. Hogan listed under Kevin Getting The Job Done the fact that he Stopped GST on moveable homes. Reducing the cost of living.Er, no it was not just your letter Mr.
Every accessible beach and rock platform in the Clarence Valley is to be assessed as part of a statewide program aimed at preventing drownings.The assessments will be done as part of Project Blueprint, a Clarence Valley Council-supported coastal risk project being run by Australian CoastSafe.As part of the assessment process, public forums will be conducted at:* Treelands Drive Community Centre, Yamba, from 10.30am-noon on Sunday July 27, and * Grafton Community and Function Centre, Duke Stre