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.



Latest Blog Posts



 The Guardian, 19 June 2021: On Thursday morning, shortly after the resources minister, Keith Pitt, finished his “net zero by 2050: not on your nelly” sortie on the ABC, the governor of the reserve bank, Philip Lowe, touched down in Queensla...

 Ryan Park MLCJanelle Saffin MLCNSW Shadow Minister For Health Ryan Park and Labor Member For Lismore Janelle Saffin deserve the region's thanks for both their efforts to spread the word that the state’s north-east would have a chance to speak...

Cartoon of the Week

on Jun 18, 2021 in: politics

 David PopeMark Knight...

Tweet of the Week

on Jun 18, 2021

 When Parliament resumes next week, the Government is threatening to deregister charities that campaign against the Coalition. | @vanOnselenP #auspol pic.twitter.com/Ow8eEHssNI— 10 News First (@10NewsFirst) June 12, 2021  ...

 Australian Technical Advisory Group, statement excerpts,,17 June 2021: A statement from the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) on the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in response to new vaccine safety concerns. Summary The...

 As of 15 June Destroy The Joint's Counting Dead Women project has recorded 19 women violently killed in 2021.This project relies on media reports for its data and at the moment these 2021 reports show that violent deaths are averaging one every...

“Recognising that coal power generation is the single biggest cause of greenhouse gas emissions, and consistent with this overall approach and our strengthened NDCs, domestically we have committed to rapidly scale-up technologies and policies that...