Getting off at Redfern: wheelchair access denied
Over 40,000 passengers per day walk through the turnstiles at Redfern station, but 10 years after Disability Standards for Accessible Pubic Transport were introduced, there is still no access for disabled people at one of Sydney’s busiest train stations.
Building on cooked figures
The plan in which developers are given the opportunity to build private housing in exchange for renovating existing public housing has been heavily criticised for removing 700 public housing units without a proper plan to relocate them and for attempting to radically change the social mix of the area.
Merchants of death find market in NSW
Following reports that the number of registered firearms and firearm owners in NSW is fast approaching pre-Port Arthur levels, Greens NSW MP David Shoebridge has called for the government to take action to reverse the creeping gun culture in NSW.