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Celebrating Building Excellence: Is this Coffs Harbour’s most sustainable development?

A ground-breaking eco housing development in Coffs Harbour wins the Master Builders Regional Excellence Award for Energy Efficiency & Environmental Management. The Natural Home Company recently took out the 2019 award ahead of some of the best builders in Northern NSW for their residential development at 23 Bent Street. The […]

Coffs Coast Business Local Opinion/Comment

Mayor’s comparison of Gordon Street with Shellharbour like “comparing apples with prickly pears”

LET’S LOOK AT THE FACTS. The Mayor of Coffs Harbour is CLUTCHING AT STRAWS! By Jan Lindrum and Facebook contributors Comparing the Shoalhaven Civic Centre to the proposed citadel in the cramped and congested Gordon Street as the Mayor did recently in an article in The Advocate, suggests she is […]

Coffs Coast Business Politics

‘TAFE and VET undone by blinkered ideology’ – Skills crisis ensues

Late last week Innes Willox – head of Australian Industry Group – sent a letter to Scott Morrison, alerting him to the dire skills crisis in Australia. By Peter Fleming Our Vocational Education and Training (VET) system was a complete “debacle” he remarked: ‘75 per cent of employers are experiencing difficulty in recruiting suitably […]