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 Daily Examiner, Letter to the Editor, 10 July 2018, p.13:So Road and Maritime Services intends to establish a temporary asphalt batching plant at Woombah with a heavy truck access road crossing Iluka Road approximately 230 metres from t...

The Daily Telegraph, 6 July 2018, p.23:…a mysterious foundation, CEF, which received $4 million from Hancock Prospecting in the year to June 2015, and the conservative Institute of Public Affairs think tank, which received...

Liberal Democrat Senator David Ean Leyonhjelm is the man who said John Howard “deserved to be shot” for introducing restrictive gun laws, and who said that he’d be happy to let police who want to enforce anti-bikie legislation “lie...

On 3 July 2018 Liberal MP for Warringah and former sacked Australian prime minister Tony Abbott gave the 2018 Bob Carter Commemorative Lecture  titled “Time to pull out of Paris” at an Australian Environment Foundation event at CQ Functions...

The Guardian, 2 July 2018:All across the country unemployed Australians are today bracing themselves for more stress and suffering, as the Coalition unleashes its new needlessly cruel benefit sanctions regime.Starting 1 July, the Turnbull government...

Quote of the Week

on Jul 6, 2018

“The media’s main concern is to sell us politics as entertainment – “Oh, the pollies had a terrible set-to this week; the side that’s ahead the polls had a bad week, while the losers had a good one, it’s getting sooo exciting” – not t...

   Cathy Wilcox                                 ...