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More money for schools: Labor promise

Eden Monaro Mike Kelly MP

Funding possible by closing loopholes for corporate tax dodgers OUR LOCAL PUBLIC schools will be almost $20 million better off under a Shorten Labor Government — we have committed to an extra $14 billion for public schools to deliver the biggest school investment in Australian history. Parents and teachers can find

QPRC ratepayer: downtown bids, plans, and value for money?

Transparency, please. WITH THE AMALGAMATION of Queanbeyan and Palerang councils into the QPRC, our new regional council inherited numerous Queanbeyan valuable CBD council-owned buildings. In the QPRC administrative phase, the administrator and general manager, (now Mayor and CEO) accepted for consideration an unsolicited proposal from one consortium, to help council develop these

Free as the wind: for horses and humans

Free as the Wind Gill Shepherd

Infigen shares with community National Wind Farm Open Day Ahead of Wind Farm Open Day, I caught up with Tarago local, Gill Shepherd, to learn about what makes the town tick, and what’s it been like living near the Woodlawn Wind Farm. WHEN GILL SHEPHERD was looking for a place she could live and

Aged-care action after years of Liberal cuts

aged care generic facility

With a Royal Commission called into the aged-care sector and a national program on ABC  Four Corners  based on thousands of negative reports about patient care and staff numbers, training, wages and government oversight in the residential sector, Labor’s federal Shadow Minister for Ageing and Mental Health Julie Collins asks

Run with the Wind, 21 October 2018

Woodlawn Wind Farm, Tarago  Running is about challenging yourself and enjoying it along the way. At Run with the Wind, you get the best of both worlds. Marvel at the might of the renewable energy giants, take in the stunning views and push yourself outside your comfort zone at the same