News Release: Nationals humiliated over Coffs Harbour Bypass

NATIONALS HUMILIATED OVER COFFS HARBOUR BYPASS The federal and state National Party governments have been humiliated over the Coffs Harbour Bypass with news today that key decisions on the project will be put off until after elections next year. The National Party had set the whole bypass project up as a PR festival pre the … Continue reading News Release: Nationals humiliated over Coffs Harbour Bypass

News: Questions for the National Party candidate for Cowper.

QUESTIONS FOR THE NATIONAL PARTY CANDIDATE FOR COWPER The National Party candidate for Cowper must immediately declare where he stands on critical issues like tax cuts, penalty rates, schools funding, Medicare, climate change, new coal-fired power stations, unemployment, the NBN, the banking industry, Coffs Bypass, Kempsey Council and the Great Koala National Park. The electorate … Continue reading News: Questions for the National Party candidate for Cowper.

News: Labor concerned about a government grant to Boral Timber for study at Herons Creek near Port Macquarie.

GRANT TO BORAL TIMBER FOR BIOFUELS STUDY AT HERONS CREEK I am pleased to see the Labor Environment Action Network (LEAN) express its concern about a grant by the federal government's Australian Renewable Energy Agency for a project centred on the Boral Timber mill at Heron's Creek near Port Macquarie. The government has given $500,000 … Continue reading News: Labor concerned about a government grant to Boral Timber for study at Herons Creek near Port Macquarie.

News: Labor releases its submission on the Coffs Harbour Bypass

LABOR RELEASES ITS SUBMISSION ON THE COFFS HARBOUR BYPASS Labor today released its submission on the Coffs Harbour Bypass as a part of the public consultation process, currently scheduled to conclude on Friday, 26 October 2018. The full ten-page submission is here: LINK WEDNESDAY, 24 OCTOBER 2018 EXCERPT Introduction In short, the Australian Labor Party … Continue reading News: Labor releases its submission on the Coffs Harbour Bypass

News: Labor 100 percent committed to Great Koala National Park

LABOR 100 PER CENT COMMITTED TO GREAT KOALA NATIONAL PARK There is a story in today’s Coffs Harbour Advocate where the Greens claim Labor doesn’t support the Great Koala National Park. This is 100 per cent untrue. Labor is 100 percent committed to the preservation of Koalas and the Great Koala National Park. There is … Continue reading News: Labor 100 percent committed to Great Koala National Park