There have been lots of depressing and troubling images in US politics during the Trump era, but two of the most disturbing came in the last week, not because of what was said but what was conveyed without words. By Laura Tingle The first moment came watching the President’s adviser […]
Then make sure you go to this Thursday’s meeting in the current City Council Chambers. Councillors need to know how you feel. The meeting starts at 5.00 p.m. (17.00 hrs) but try and get there a bit earlier if you can.
This coming Thursday’s council meeting shapes as being one of the most important held in recent history. Councillors will have to vote on a motion to rescind the vote to go ahead with the proposed new $76.5 million Cutural Centre and Council Chambers, a proposal that is proving to be […]
Conservationists have found dozens of endangered plants damaged by the State Government’s logging company the Forestry Corporation. By the Bellingen Environment Centre – Press Release 16 July 2019 Many more are likely to be destroyed by the roading and logging scheduled for the headwaters of the Kalang River. The Milky […]
Since coming to Coffs Harbour 3 1/2 years ago, I have observed a pattern of behaviour that is of some concern; i.e. the exclusion of the female voice in behind-the-scenes communique directing and/ or attempting to influence decision-making that impacts on the entire community. By Jan Lindrum In my opinion, […]
Now is the time to have your say before it is too late and we incur a massive financial liability and a facility which cannot grow with our city and population. By Fran Stephenson Currently before our Council is the approval of an updated regional art gallery, museum, library with […]
The Norm Jordan Pavilion was packed to the rafters last night for a public meeting, called by former Coffs Harbour MP Andrew Fraser, to discuss plans for the city’s Culture and Civic Space. The majority of the estimated 400 to 450 people gathered at last night’s meeting voted for former […]
The following is from Councillor Tegan Swan’s own Facebook page. Published yesterday Wednesday 17 July. “Hey Coffs Coast Crew, Keith, Paul, Sally, John and I have agreed we’re all going to sit at Coffs Central Shopping Centre on Monday for anyone who wants to come and have a chat about […]