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June 2018

Commented on a story 28th Jun 2018 2:12 PM

A proposal to discuss a new name for Coutts Crossing has stirred up local residents who packed the Coronation Hall for a discussion and vote on the matter.

Coutts residents make their views known in big turnout

"Because the last and longest speech to the meeting addressed this as an example of generational pain..."

Commented on a story 15th Jun 2018 12:12 PM

FIFO workers are bogged down with relationship problems, battling high levels of stress and are concerned by the stigma of mental health, a new study says.

FIFO: Is the pay really worth all the stress?

"My brother did the opposite. He has worked from home for the past 18 years. His two kids are two of the..."

May 2018

Commented on a story 23rd May 2018 7:54 PM

Enforcing the presence of women in prestigious roles is one way to see the argy bargy side of equality

Don't quota me but something's gotta give

"Quotas in politics do work. The ALP has almost achieved parity between the sexes and supplied our first..."

Commented on a story 23rd May 2018 5:31 PM

Enforcing the presence of women in prestigious roles is one way to see the argy bargy side of equality

Don't quota me but something's gotta give

"Hey,. have a look at this so-called merit driven system. The best argument against the notion selection..."

Commented on a story 23rd May 2018 12:26 PM

Enforcing the presence of women in prestigious roles is one way to see the argy bargy side of equality

Don't quota me but something's gotta give

"But how many make it to higher levels of management? Things are improving, but nowhere near fast..."

February 2018

Commented on a story 23rd Feb 2018 9:37 AM

"Beyond repair" heritage listed building and jacarandas to go down after council decision

"IT'S A DUMP": Heritage building to be demolished

"Thanks Des. We'll fix it."

October 2017

Commented on a story 23rd Oct 2017 9:35 AM

ONE NATION leader Pauline Hanson has clashed with Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young over welfare costs, saying that too many people are rorting the system.

Welfare costing taxpayers $300,000 a minute

"And just about every dollar will be spent in the community. The real problem is things like gambling..."

August 2017

Commented on a story 9th Aug 2017 5:02 PM

MAKE no mistake, the Marriage Act should be amended, and religion is a weak argument against creating equality.

OPINION: Religion is a weak argument against equality

"Isn't that the same as "I disagree with what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say..."

June 2017

Commented on a story 25th Jun 2017 10:06 AM

I have an autistic daughter and I agree with Hanson’s comments that children with autism spectrum disorder should be removed from mainstream classrooms.

OPINION: Pauline's right, autistic kids need own schools

"There is more to school than book learning. The experience of learning that children who have different..."

May 2017

Commented on a story 30th May 2017 2:45 PM

"WHEN we got there he was indeed covered in blood and balancing on the gunwale of his five metre boat and our priority was to get him into our boat."

WATCH: Rescuers talk fisherman's lucky escape from shark

"Does it happen every day? A freak occurrence and yet the fisher lived and the shark died, which is what..."

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