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INTEGRITY … WHAT INTEGRITY?

By |2021-11-28T09:50:05+11:00November 27, 2021|Christial Porter, Gladys Berijiklian, Integrity Commission, Michaelia Cash, POLITICS, Religious Discrimination Bill, Scott Morrison, truthfulness|

The long awaited introduction of legislation for a Commonwealth Integrity Commission (CIC) has again been stalled, or perhaps a better description is stymied as a majority in the government have “prevented or hindered the progress” of the bill or in fact any discussion. The government has never wanted an [READ MORE]

CLIMATE 200 GAINING MOMENTUM

By |2021-11-26T10:06:11+11:00November 26, 2021|Climate 200, independent, Meg Lees|

The Guardian (26/11/21) has reported that former Australian Democrats leader Meg Lees has joined the advisory council of Climate 200. Les joins former Liberal party leader John Hewson, and iconic Labor veteran Barry Jones on the council. Climate 200 is a company set up by Simon Holmes a Court as [READ MORE]

A GOOD NEWS STORY! BRIDLED NAILTAIL WALLABIES BACK FROM THE BRINK

By |2021-11-25T10:42:55+11:00November 25, 2021|conservation, feral cat, GOOD NEWS!, native animal|

In 2008, there were just 65 bridled nailtail wallabies at the Taunton National Park, which is about 135 kilometres inland from Rockhampton in Queensland. After 13 years of conservation, a survey conducted earlier this year showed numbers had risen to an estimated 1,300. Apart from human conservation efforts, the wallabies have [READ MORE]

ADVERSARIES DINING

By |2021-11-21T23:02:47+11:00November 21, 2021|Albanese, Dinner at the Lodge, Morrison|

A lorikeet sharing with a king parrot - this is unusual! Lorikeets are usually aggressive and territorial and share with no other bird other than (sometimes) their partner. This is like Morrison inviting Albanese to the Lodge for a dinner party.   (Sorry about the photo focus - best [READ MORE]

VOTE ONE PENNY ACKERY 2022

By |2021-11-20T13:50:41+11:00November 20, 2021|Angus Taylor, Hume, independent, Penny Ackery, POLITICS|

A battle looms for the Federal seat of Hume in the forthcoming Federal election. Hume is currently held by Angus Taylor Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction, and it comes as no surprise that an independent will contest the seat. Penny Ackery, a long-term Goulburn resident and former teacher is [READ MORE]

PANTS ON FIRE!

By |2021-11-19T22:15:15+11:00November 19, 2021|French submarines, lies, porkys, Scott Morrison, truthfulness|

From Michelle Gratten ABC Online News 12-Nov-21 ... Sean Kelly, columnist and former staffer for Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd, writes in his just-published The Game: A Portrait of Scott Morrison, that the PM, "never feels, in himself, insincere or untruthful, because he always means exactly what he says; it [READ MORE]

MORRISON’S SUPPORT OF UNORTHODOX ABC ENQUIRY IS A MISTAKE!

By |2021-11-16T14:02:44+11:00November 16, 2021|#rockflatblog, ABC enquiry, Andrew Bragg, POLITICS, Scott Morrison|

Morrison has backed a Senate inquiry into the ABC’s handling of complaints. The enquiry was instigated by Liberal senator Andrew Bragg, possibly at the behest of a disgruntled Fox News after the ABC decided not to act on any of Fox’s complaints about the Four Corners program about Fox News. [READ MORE]

THIS RECALCITRANT COALITION GOVERNMENT IS AT IT AGAIN

By |2021-11-15T12:23:01+11:00November 11, 2021|#rockflatblog, global warming, Great Barrier Reef, POLITICS, Uncategorized|

Lobbying UNESCO in an attempt to remove any reference to 1.5C global warming Australia is trying to block a UN recommendation that countries should try to keep global heating to 1.5C to protect world heritage sites from the impacts of the climate crisis. The Australian government says that major [READ MORE]

THE ARREST OF GLOBAL WARMING – CARBON CAPTURE IS NOT ENOUGH!

By |2021-11-12T11:07:46+11:00November 10, 2021|carbon capture, carbon sequestration, emissions reduction, global warming, hydrology|

Carbon capture and storage and carbon sequestration are often confused, and the difference confusing, especially when influential people such as Angus Taylor talk about it with his politicians hat on. Carbon capture and storage or CCS is referred to here as an artificial, non-biological technology for capturing carbon before [READ MORE]

YOUR LOCAL MEMBER SERVES YOU, NOT THEIR PARTY

By |2021-11-12T11:08:40+11:00November 9, 2021|POLITICS|

Most of us become dissatisfied with the behaviour and decisions of our elected federal representatives at different times and sometimes over different issues, so, I’m here to tell you that there is something you can do about it. The  first step is to do some research on your local member.  [READ MORE]

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