March 2015

Commented on a story 29th Mar 2015 8:35 PM

THE Greens may be declaring victory in Ballina, but they're not ready to do that in Lismore yet.

LIVE: Labor or Greens tipped for Lismore, George unlikely

"I am a little confused about your politics. You seem to be anti green, despite their policies actually..."

Commented on a story 26th Mar 2015 2:18 PM

UNDERDOG to watchdog – that is the career trajectory one Greens candidate on the North Coast hopes plays out at Saturday’s election.

Greens may unseat Nats in Northern Rivers seats

"Just because you may not vote Green, is no guarantee of what your children may get up to when they..."

Commented on a story 26th Mar 2015 7:28 AM

UNDERDOG to watchdog – that is the career trajectory one Greens candidate on the North Coast hopes plays out at Saturday’s election.

Greens may unseat Nats in Northern Rivers seats

"Whereas both the NSW ALP and LNP, have not been beyond reproach in terms of the behaviour of their..."

Commented on a story 25th Mar 2015 11:07 AM

CONCERNED ratepayers are arguing that it is not climate change that is threatening Coffs Coast homes, but “excessive” predictions of rising sea levels.

Call for sea level rethink

"According to NASA at, http://climate.nasa.gov/vital-... the average sea level rise from 1993-2014 was..."

Commented on a story 21st Mar 2015 8:12 PM

FEDERAL Member for Cowper, Luke Hartsuyker, extended sincerest sympathies to the family of the late Malcolm Fraser CH AC, the 22nd Prime Minister of Australia.

Cowper MP farewells a giant of Australian political history

"Malcolm Fraser said he did not move to the left, but the Liberal Party moved to the right. He was..."

Commented on a story 17th Mar 2015 12:45 PM

COALITION promises $200 million towards building a Pacific Hwy bypass of Coffs Harbour.

Pledge made to finally get ball rolling on Coffs bypass

"So many promises pre election. The 80% commitment from the federal government is not 'guaranteed' for..."

Commented on a story 16th Mar 2015 8:06 PM

TRAVEL times between the North Coast and Sydney could be cut by almost two hours thanks to a Coalition promise of a new XPT regional train upgrade.

New XPT fleet trains promised

"So far the NSW coalition have committed around $1.2 billion to the new XPT, plus upgrades to many north..."

Commented on a story 16th Mar 2015 9:05 AM

THE NATURE Conservation Council has renewed calls for the NSW Government to abandon plans to trial cable logging on steep slopes in forests on the North Coast.

Urunga and Nambucca Heads forests set to trial cable logging

"There are numerous examples of the negative impacts of cable logging on steep slopes. In the Upper..."

Commented on a story 15th Mar 2015 2:32 PM

MEMBER for Clarence Chris Gulaptis has been drawn at the top of the ballot for the March 28 election.

Gulaptis draws top position on state election ballot

"Which NSW government downgraded Grafton Gaol?"

Commented on a story 11th Mar 2015 8:58 PM

THE Pacific Hwy upgrade between Nambucca Heads and Urunga reached a major milestone today with the first layer of concrete poured on the 22km section of road.

Significant step for Nambucca Heads to Urunga upgrade

"Good to see this jointly funded project proceed on the basis of 50% Federal funding matched by 50% NSW..."

more recent activity