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Things must have beeen going badly for Tony Abbott - he went back to touting his fire fighting credentials

July 21, 2014 - 00:15 -- Admin

This is Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott allegedly taking part in a scheduled hazard reduction burn at Cottage Point in Ku-Ring-Gai National Park on Sydney's north shore.Cottage Point has an enclave of approximately 52-60 mostly holiday and luxury homes.

Peta Credlin said to have denied FOI request re Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's citizenship status

July 20, 2014 - 00:16 -- Admin

Tony Magrathea‏ who tweets as @dickybeacholdie had this to say on Twitter on 17 July 2014:My foi request for Abbotts form RN, renounce British citizenship has been denied by Peta Credlin. Home Office [U.K.] still looking.The form Mr. Magrathea is referring to is here.

Project Blueprint: making the Clarence coastline a safer place

July 19, 2014 - 00:16 -- Admin

Every accessible beach and rock platform in the Clarence Valley is to be assessed as part of a statewide program aimed at preventing drownings.The assessments will be done as part of Project Blueprint, a Clarence Valley Council-supported coastal risk project being run by Australian CoastSafe.As part of the assessment process, public forums will be conducted at:* Treelands Drive Community Centre, Yamba, from 10.30am-noon on Sunday July 27, and * Grafton Community and Function Centre, Duke Stre

The Abbott Government's unfair budget brings down another successful community initiative

July 18, 2014 - 00:16 -- Admin

Yet another example of the Abbott Government’s determination to lay waste to this nation’s social capital……….. Announcement From Vibe AustraliaJuly 14th, 2014. In June, 2014, Vibe Australia was informed that funds for the Vibe Project will be directed to the Australian Government’s programs that deliver front line services from 1 July 2014.