May 2015

Commented on a story 29th May 2015 2:03 PM

Agreement to remove the review provision was the final major stumbling block for the renewable energy industry, the Clean Energy Council has said.

Big boost for renewable energy

"The Abbott government were dragged kicking and screaming to set a new RET, that would be approved by..."

Commented on a story 28th May 2015 1:24 PM

WITH Federal MPs due to vote Monday on same sex marriages, we asked Justine Elliot and Kevin Hogan where they stood on the issue.

What our local Federal MPs have to say about gay marriage

"Australia does not need a Referendum to legalise same sex marriage. All it would require would be to..."

Commented on a story 26th May 2015 9:32 PM

Member for Cowper Luke Hartsuyker has dismissed the idea of a referendum on same-sex marriage in Australia.

Nationals MP dismisses same-sex marriage referendum

"Australia does not need a Referendum to legalise same sex marriage. All it would require would be to..."

Commented on a story 25th May 2015 1:45 PM

ATTORNEY General Yvette D’Ath has applauded Chief Justice Tim Carmody’s decision to resign.

Attorney-General applauds Carmody's plan to quit

"I take it the other 26 Supreme Court judges don't speak any sense. The 26 other judges in your view..."

Commented on a story 25th May 2015 11:43 AM

ATTORNEY General Yvette D’Ath has applauded Chief Justice Tim Carmody’s decision to resign.

Attorney-General applauds Carmody's plan to quit

"While Tim Carmody remains the chief justice of Queensland, it is a reminder of the inane policies of..."

Commented on a story 21st May 2015 10:06 AM

Disgruntled workers gather to express grievances over proposed cuts to conditions and rights.

Government workers protest cuts

"If it such a good job, why don't you join them? The 'double dipping' is a political talking point with..."

Commented on a story 20th May 2015 1:25 PM

“The arrogance of people to think that we, human beings, would be able to change what He (God) is doing in the climate is to me outrageous.”

Letters: At last some rational debate over climate change

"Actually humans put over 100 times the amount of CO2 into the atmosphere, compared to volcanoes. Total..."

Commented on a story 18th May 2015 8:30 AM

THE NBN fixed wireless roll-out is continuing at a rapid rate with more than 620 premises in Sapphire Beach and Upper Orara now being able to join the network.

Relentless roll-out of broadband continues on Coffs Coast

"Well done for residents in Sapphire Beach and Upper Orara. Here in Nambucca Heads our mobile reception..."

Commented on a story 14th May 2015 12:35 PM

EVEN with $50 billion in infrastructure spending, the latest Federal Budget will not be enough to quiet disappointment for Coffs Harbour

Hockey's 2015 budget gives nothing new for Pacific Hwy

"Olivier, there is so much good news. According to the Deputy PM, Warren Truss at, ..."

Commented on a story 13th May 2015 9:16 AM

EVEN with $50 billion in infrastructure spending, the latest Federal Budget will not be enough to quiet disappointment for Grafton

Hockey's 2015 budget gives nothing new for Pacific Hwy

"Is the Pacific Highway duplication still on track to be completed by 2020? The $542.5 Commonwealth..."

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