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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Quotes of the Week

on Jun 23, 2017

If you want to build a new coal plant you have to think about what is going to happen to electricity prices over the next 20 or 30 years, because that is the time frame that you have to sell over to make back the cost of building the plant. The reali...

One young well-known koala attempting to hide in Loxton Street from the Iluka paparazzi……...

Currently the Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Bill 2017 is before the Australian Parliament.This bill raises the bar on applications for citizenship and incre...

The 226 members of the House of Representatives and Senate will receive a base salary which is almost six times higher than the June 2017 full-time minimum wage – commencing on 1 July 2017.Excerpts from Remuneration Tribunal 2017 Review of Remunera...

On 19 June 2017 The Greens Senator Larissa Waters moved an amendment to the Treasury Laws Amendment (GST Low Value Goods) Bill 2017.This amendment sought to remove the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from sanitary products used by the vast majority...

 Medianet Release16 Jun 2017 10:55 AM AEST - Legal profession sets out core principles and commitments on human rights, as international spotlight shines on nationThe Law Council today launched its Policy Statement on Human Rights...

Government reports that review policies which interface education, religion and political ideology can be slippery creatures......The Sydney Morning Herald, 21 September 2016:The findings and recommendations of a controversial $300,000 review of spec...