North Coast Voices

Blog URL:http://northcoastvoices.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Northern Rivers, environment, government, people power, media, election comment, poltics, health, policy

Group blog from regional Australia posting on politics, society, the arts, the environment and current affairs.



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Excerpt from AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPER HISTORY GROUP, NEWSLETTER No. 95, December 2017:The Australian Financial Review’s weekday edition increased its print readership by 14.9 per cent to 347,000 people during the 12 months ending in August. The AFR Wee...

Senate Environment and Communications References Committee, Inquiry Report, Shark mitigation and deterrent measures, December 2017:List of recommendations Recommendation 1 8.19 The committee recommends that the New South Wales and Queensland Governme...

Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) Virtual Tally Room – count begins after 6.30pm.See http://tallyroom.aec.gov.au/HouseDivisionPage-21379-105.htm for rolling results of Bennelong by-election.ABC News 24 live by-election coverage at htt...

Tweet of the Week

on Dec 15, 2017

Steve Bannon represents White Supremacy, Roy Moore represents Pedophilia, Mitch McConnell represents Billionaires, Donald Trump represents Russia and the GOP represents everything that is wrong with America right now.— PROUD RESISTER  (@ProudRes...

Sulpher Crested Cockatoo Cacatua galeritaImage: Clement TangThis large parrot’s range extends throughout the northern and eastern mainland, andTasmania. A small population has become established around Perth, WesternAustralia. The species also occu...

According to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Bligh Turnbull; "Foreign powers are making unprecedented and increasingly sophisticated attempts to influence the political process, both here and abroad." He went on to excoriate the Labor Party in parl...

In the ten years between October 2007 and September 2017 crime trends in the Clarence Valley Local Government Area have remained numerically and statistically small in 5 crime categories covering murder and violent robbery.While crime trends remain s...