Readers’ Letters

Sydney a ‘playground of an elite’

 

· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 

 

According to the review, when the public system was being developed in the 1950s and 1960s, the majority of tenants included family members who worked. Now Centrelink benefits…

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

 

· Saturday, December 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Our country’s success is built on this very idea of a “fair go” for all, a notion underpinned by the very basic principle of humanity. Humanity is universal…

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

 

· Saturday, December 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Although we understand there are many reasons why people wait, such as not realising their vision is limiting their mobility, relying on family members to get around and…

Proud to be gay and Christian

 

· Thursday, September 8, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

I don’t like homophobic people coming along and saying something different from what I know to be true in my own experience – that God loves diversity and…

Responsible citizens

 

· Friday, August 12, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Perhaps it is dawning on us that the problems in our world are becoming too great to be left in the hands of a few to solve. I’ve…

Grief and a new agreement

 

· Tuesday, February 23, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

As a result of her vacancy on Council, I have entered an agreement with the Lord Mayor Clover Moore, to ensure the continuing stable functioning of the City…

National pride?

 

· Tuesday, February 23, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

Uncle Allan Madden delivered a warm Welcome to Country. He described the land of the Eora lying between the three rivers – the Hawkesbury to the north, Nepean…

New Metro station

 

· Saturday, October 10, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

When will we see an article promoting the competing claim of Waterloo? Siting the Metro station at Waterloo makes more sense as the nearest stations would be over…

Disturbin’ Growth

 

· Wednesday, April 15, 2015 · 1 Comment 

 

“Central to Eveleigh” includes a stretch of publically owned land known as the Australian Technology Park, which among other things, houses the Eveleigh Locomotive Workshop, a heritage-protected site…

Construction or destruction?

 

· Sunday, December 7, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

 

The noise of demolition followed by construction followed by demolition followed by construction. Heavy vehicle noise, pump noise, construction tool noise accompanied by loud music and yelling, the…