Letters to the Editor

Fri 4 Dec 2020

New dam would destroy something 'very precious'

New dam would destroy something 'very precious'

Plans for the new Dunoon Dam have been described as "extremely reckless".

Tue 24 Nov 2020

Opinion: Call time on passing the buck to make Origin great again

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“So both of you, Channel 9 and the NRL, earn your keep and make our game better”.

Thu 12 Nov 2020

'Inconsistent' dog rules create confusion, danger on beaches

'Inconsistent' dog rules create confusion, danger on beaches

One resident says it's no wonder the rules are being broken, and dog attacks are becoming more frequent in the Ballina Shire.

OPINION: ‘There is no room for Trumpism in Australia’

Premium Content OPINION: ‘There is no room for Trumpism in Australia’

Letters to the editor and Harry’s View.

Tue 10 Nov 2020

LETTER: Why Donald Trump is the Mugabe of the west

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LETTER: He defied all reasonable protocol and norms, pulling out all the stops, puppets and legitimate institutions at his disposal, to win at all costs: the same ugly...

Mon 9 Nov 2020

YOUR SAY: Solution needed for Shoal Point trees

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Why is it people attracted to the coastal beauty then become active participants in its destruction for their new homes?

Mon 26 Oct 2020

'We can only hope proposed long term benefits are realised'

'We can only hope proposed long term benefits are realised'

A BALLINA Shire councillor has responded to concerns about the Alstonville Cultural Centre.

Tue 20 Oct 2020

Letters: Euthanasia is a licence to kill

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Readers have their say on voluntary assisted dying, China’s attempts to block Australian imports, and empty election promises.

Thu 15 Oct 2020

LETTERS: ‘We’re entering the Green zone’

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The COVID lockdown is a practice run for the big one – the Carbon Lockdown.

Fri 9 Oct 2020

Working without a net, embracing change and bouncing back

Working without a net, embracing change and bouncing back

What's been tough for us has also turned out regularly to be a joy, a challenge, a nightmare and a blessing - sometimes all at the same time.

Wed 30 Sep 2020

'I resent my rates being spent on a fairytale project'

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THIS ratepayer is fed up with his council pursuing a "completely unrealistic" goal with plenty of "unanswered" questions.

Tue 29 Sep 2020

'We will all suffer for it in the end'

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A long-time train campaigner she she is forced to "turn my face away" over the loss of the rail corridor.

Fri 25 Sep 2020

LETTER: Solving the koala dilemma

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Prime example in our own backyard of neglected national parks contributing to the problem.

Thu 24 Sep 2020

LETTERS: Drawing a line in sand on borders

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Readers have their say on the partial reopening of Queensland’s borders, Donald Trump’s bid to rush a Supreme Court judge appointment, and bus fare evasion.

Fri 18 Sep 2020

LETTERS: Bring home Aussies stranded by COVID

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Readers have their say on bringing home Aussies stranded overseas, the AFL bypassing restrictions, and how the pandemic is devastating businesses.

Tue 15 Sep 2020

'All pigs created equal - some are more equal than others'

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LETTER: 'This is exacerbated by our 2020 journey with COVID-19, distancing each from the other, as a precaution, but not always a workable reality.'

Fri 11 Sep 2020

LETTERS: Premier displays COVID double standards

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Readers have their say on the Queensland Premier’s COVID double standards, breaking the cycle of domestic violence and the Gold Coast shark attack fatality.

Thu 10 Sep 2020

'Utter arrogance, total contempt': Koala group lashes out

'Utter arrogance, total contempt': Koala group lashes out

"The National Party has been on another planet... hold your heads in shame".

Tue 8 Sep 2020

LETTERS: 80km/h emu speed trap, fire fuel and lost friends

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Mon 7 Sep 2020

Why we don't need a 50-gigalitre dam: Councillor

Premium Content Why we don't need a 50-gigalitre dam: Councillor

"THE total cost of the dam would be over $650 million in today’s dollars... water usage and supply charges will need to increase by 400 per cent".

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