Diary noteSenator Doug Cameron is coming to #Coffs Harbour on 5 October 2018. Politics in the pub will be held at 5.30 pm at The Coffs Hotel. Doug is the Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness and Shadow Minister for Skills, TAFE and Apprenticeships. Updated 19 August
Apparently Oxley has the second biggest backlog in NSW.
I move, that this House: 1 Acknowledge the historic action of the Holt Government, with bipartisan support from the Australian Labor Party, in initiating the dismantling of the White Australia Policy. 2 Recognise that since 1973, successive Labor and Liberal National Party Governments have, with bipartisan support, pursued a racially non-discriminatory immigration policy to the … Continue reading Blog: Bill Shorten in Parliament – Motion on Australia’s non discriminatory immigration policy (15 August 2018)
A few people have asked where I stand on the Adani mine. Again, I am opposed to it many grounds and have been vocal in my opposition. You can: Read my letter to the Premier of Queensland for 30 March 2017) (LINK) Read a motion passed by the Bellinger River Branch (LINK) Here are two … Continue reading Blog: Labor’s position on the Adani mine
Media coverage Click the blue and underlined next to be taken to the story Coffs Harbour Advocate (Paywall) Port Macquarie News Nambucca Guardian and Macleay Argus, Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun NBN Prime7 Coffs Harbour Advocate (Paywall) You can see my To Do List here (LINK). Updated: 9 August 2018
LUKE HARTSUYKER - A LEGACY OF UNDER ACHIEVEMENT AND LOST OPPORTUNITY The announcement by Luke Hartsuyker that he won’t be contesting Cowper for the National Party at the next election creates an opportunity for the people of Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour and the Mid-North Coast to make a clean break toward a positive new future … Continue reading News Release: Luke Hartsuyker – a legacy of under achievement and lost opportunity
The Economist this week has a sobering piece on the current state of global initiatives to address climate change. It opines: “Yet as the impact of climate change becomes more evident, so too does the scale of the challenge ahead. Three years after countries vowed in Paris to keep warming “well below” 2°C relative to … Continue reading Briefing: Addressing the climate crisis – where does Labor stand?
Background This is a collective response I gave to numerous comments in response to a post I made to the "Kempsey Cinema Action Group" Facebook Group on 1 August 2018. In my original post I said: Hi everyone, I am Andrew Woodward, Labor candidate for Cowper. I have been following your issue for a few … Continue reading Briefing: Kempsey cinema development
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