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Greyhound racing: NSW Coalition latest bid for votes?

greyhound racing

IN ANOTHER POLICY backflip, the NSW Liberal-National government is tossing $500,000 of public funding towards a major greyhound racing event dubbed the ‘Million Dollar Chase’. While political backflips by the NSW government have become commonplace in the run up to the March 2019 state election, this latest announcement is surely among

Environment peak groups endorse Great Southern Forest proposal

Great Southern Forest

By Paul Payten. THE WILDERNESS SOCIETY is the latest environmental group to add its official support to a growing list of about 50 others supporting a proposal to establish a Great Southern Forest in south-eastern NSW. 430,000 hectares of publicly-owned native forests from Nowra, south to the Victorian border and west

Rooftop solar steadied energy grid over summer

solar panels sun

A pat on the back THE AUSTRALIA INSTITUTE’S Climate & Energy program has released findings that rooftop solar delayed and reduced peak demand in the National Electricity Market this past summer. This improved the reliability of the grid and covered for coal-fired power plants during breakdowns. Solar produces reliably during hot days

Skin cancer breakthrough: Melanoma blood test promising

melanoma blood test

With Australians leading the world for skin cancer incidence, scientists from Edith Cowan University have developed the world's first blood test capable of detecting melanoma in its early stages, an innovation that could save thousands of lives, and save the health system millions of dollars. By Australian Science Media Centre THE BLOOD

To Live and to Love

to live and to love kangara concert july 2018

Mezzo Soprano Bronwyn Riley with Pianist Colin Forbes Celebrating life and love with songs by Schumann, l’Estrange, Kosma, Trenet and Louiguy, and a short recital of piano pieces. Appearing at Kangara Waters Cooinda Hall July 29th at 2.15pm. Mezzo soprano Bronwyn Riley is joined by pianist Colin Forbes to celebrate Life and Love

Sheepdog competition Bungendore: heritage tradition

trans tasman sheepdog trials 2018

Bungendore & District Sheepdog Association and The Trans Tasman Sheepdog Trial Thursday 19 – Sunday 22 July 2018 By Bill Chalmers & Linda Dening. THE BUNGENDORE & District Sheepdog Association will be hosting The Trans Tasman Sheepdog Trial from Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 July. The Bungendore and District Sheepdog Association was formed in 2007

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