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Pretty in pink at Purple Goanna

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Kira-Lea is the owner of BellaBoo Beauty Enterprise. She reports on beauty and fashion stories via social media and networking on twitter and Facebook. Kira-Lea tells of the…

Open discussion on drug use and misuse

 

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The community in Redfern-Waterloo, including the local area Police Commander, community groups and the City of Sydney’s Safe City unit, had been requesting a forum where harm minimisation…

Editorial – June 2012

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Drawing on Prime Minister Keating’s Redfern speech the congregation lamented that: “We took the traditional lands and smashed the traditional way of life. We brought the diseases, the…

Creative work with young homeless people

 

· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

Those involved leave no stone unturned in their efforts to communicate their message, stretching their services to numerous public events, advising government policy and reform, training programs, and…

SMDA releases affordable housing details

 

· Thursday, May 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The SMDA strategy has dropped early RWA references to home ownership and concentrates exclusively on rental housing within the framework of the existing NSW Affordable Housing Guidelines. Similar…

New maintenance backlog reduction system?

 

· Thursday, May 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

An article in the Inner-West Courier, dated April 3, 2012, identifies a new approach to further reducing the public housing maintenance backlog in NSW. The approach identified in…

City’s ancient footsteps

 

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The booklet is part of Eora Journey, the first major cultural project of Council’s Sustainable Sydney 2030, and was developed in response to the interest expressed by residents…

Early risers grow healthy and wise

 

· Thursday, May 10, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

LIFE Co-ordinator, Ben Bowen, says the program aims to teach Indigenous Australians about nutrition, health and anti-tobacco behaviour. “Breakfast is one of the most skipped meals, you see…

Positive relations between police and community

 

· Thursday, May 10, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

“When I came to the role 15 years ago the drug and alcohol incidences, especially around The Block area, were very significant. It was out of control, really….

Talking traffic and transport blues

 

· Thursday, May 10, 2012 · Leave a Comment 

 

The influx of traffic into Alexandria, and the limited parking availabilities in the area were heated topics, but the Council defended its stance towards parking development and parking…