21 September 2021

Riposte by Lisa Ashurst

Last week we talked about the suddenly cool status of Lockdown Hair and how we’re really happy with it now, but like with every positive, there’s inevitably a negative. Like Lockdown Body. Anyone who has acquired one of those is probably not happy at all.

21 September 2021

Who decided to go nuclear?

Editor,

Who secretly decided that Australia is to become  a nuclear nation.? Were we, or our elected representatives consulted about this decision to collaborate with the UK and the USA to make Australia more insecure? Was this debated in Parliament?

21 September 2021

Democracy in doubt?

Editor,

No this is not a democracy any more like the one I knew and voted for. I am afraid you are wrong Max Perry.  A democracy is for all the people regardless of who we have voted for.  You would do well to update your knowledge regarding this.

21 September 2021

Grave risk to country towns

Editor,

I would like to share with your readers my recent correspondence with the A.N.Z. Bank C.E.O. Shayne Elliott.

21 September 2021

Details sought on fraser’s garage connection

I have been researching various early cars built or introduced to Australia in parts. 

One of the makes was the ‘Australis’ which was made by GW and G Wood, who were engineers and had a company called the Austral Gas Engine Works in Leichardt. This was back in 1910.

21 September 2021

What’s stopping us from being a world leader in climate action?

Editor,

While enjoying early spring days on the Monaro, with fruit trees bursting into flowers weeks before their time, I couldn’t help thinking what might lie ahead this summer.