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Australia should not be for sale

I am writing to the newspaper in regard to the closing of all our industries in this country, and I ask when is the government going to act on our…



Use Cairns’ waterfront as an example

I have recently returned from Cairns and I was very interested in what the local council had provided for their residents and for tourists. For about two kilometres, there are…


Does Lucy Wicks support ATO location?

So the ATO obscenity is going ahead, despite a pending court challenge. How did you vote on this, Lucy? Did you listen to your constituents who are vehemently opposed to…


Red light camera required

I regularly see vehicles ignoring the traffic lights on the corner of Henry Parry Dve and Glennie St. Large trucks, such as vehicle transporters, are particularly egregious in this respect,…





So many kind people in Gosford

Last Friday (September 23) I had a serious fall in Gosford Car Park. I was headed to the station for a day out in Sydney and instead I had an…



Lost touch?

Ms Wicks, are you incapable of listening to the community whom you claim to represent? Or are you merely incapable? Perhaps you ought to remember what happened to some of…


Not impressed by pension delay

Being unable to find part-time work in my field, I have been struggling on the Newstart pittance, and am apparently not disabled enough to qualify for the disability pension. I…





Council takes over gift to the people

Why is it that councils and governments are stealing public land and buildings? Maybe the people should be selling the state parliament as it is surplus to the needs to…