November 2016

Commented on a story 30th Nov 2016 6:01 PM

COFFS Harbour City Council earned more than $61 million in the past financial year than it did in 2014/15

Council rakes in $61 million extra

"They should reward themselves with a pay rise for taking another $61 million out of the local..."

Commented on a story 30th Nov 2016 5:49 PM

THE contentious new law that sent Australia to the ballot box earlier this year has passed the Senate

Malcolm Turnbull's ABCC law passes through the Senate

"This is bad bad law, its takes away australians rights and makes workplaces more dangerous."

Commented on a story 30th Nov 2016 5:43 PM

The Senate has again blocked the Government's proposed backpacker tax while the ABCC legislation has been passed.

One step forward one step back for Turnbull in the Senate

"This chaotic government continues its slow destruction of our nation."

Commented on a story 29th Nov 2016 5:25 PM

Susan Kiefel will be the first woman to serve as the Chief Justice of the High Court.

Australia's first female Chief Justice of High Court named

"great to see women involved in our high courts decisions."

Commented on a story 29th Nov 2016 5:24 PM

Michael Cheika has arrived in London swinging, taking particular aim at rival coach Eddie Jones ahead of the Test at Twickenham.

Jones tainting his legacy in Australia, says Cheika

"jones is going to have an awful lot of egg on his face if australia win."

Commented on a story 28th Nov 2016 7:05 PM

Jones has gone from throwing barbs to handing out compliments

Wallabies improved, but England still tactically better

"we will find out who the best team is this weekend."

Commented on a story 28th Nov 2016 7:04 PM

UPDATE: Senator Jackie Lambie has welcomed what she calls a Coalition "backflip" on the rate for the so-called "backpacker tax"

Sen. Lambie calls Coalition backpacker tax move a "backflip"

"these politicians have raised taxes for australians so backpackers can pay less! turnbull wants to..."

Commented on a story 28th Nov 2016 7:04 PM

PEOPLE were shot, poisoned and tortured and assimilated into the ways of the 'modern' world. Is that what we're celebrating? I certainly hope not.

OPINION: Why shouldn't we change the date of Australia Day?

"we should be celebrating our republic day but the extremist liberal and national parties blocked..."

Commented on a story 23rd Nov 2016 1:32 PM

The President-elect appears to have backed away, the latest in a series of areas where he has indicated a reverse of course from the rhetoric he delivered.

Why Trump won't prosecute Hillary Clinton over emails

"The real reason is he lied about her being a criminal while he himself has much to answer for, a..."

Commented on a story 23rd Nov 2016 1:32 PM

It is hard to keep up with the pace of change in the mind of Donald Trump.

Donald Trump believes in 'some' climate change

"Shorten is an icecube to abbotts iceberg when it comes too lies...."

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