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Sydney Water award angers environment group

BY JEREMY BROWN Critics have questioned the choice of BHP Billiton’s Dendrobium Coal mine near Wollongong as the winner of the Largest Volume Reduction award … Read more

Murray’s Red Gums in crisis

By Claudia Magro New research into NSW’s River Red Gum timber industry has found a major mismanagement of taxpayer’s money. The report, an economic analysis … Read more

Mini budget gives birth to mini metro

BY JEREMY BROWN NSW Premier Nathan Rees announced on November 10 that the mini-budget had a  significant transport element. “I’ve made it very clear that … Read more

Swamping around in the mountains

By Ashley Devine The Environment Expo at Wentworth Falls Lake aims to educate people on the environmental importance of hanging swamps. The expo is part … Read more

Prisoners see daylight but jobs lost

BY SHANT FABRICATORIAN Under pressure from prison reform activists, the State Government decided in late September to abandon the controversial 18-hour cell lockdown policy at … Read more

Donning the mask of environmentalist

By Roger Hanney Prime time gardener and environmental opportunist Don Burke has signed on as a pulp mill spokesperson for Gunns Ltd. His status is … Read more

Blocking websites a slippery slope

BY BIANCA BIRDSALL Concerns are mounting about Federal Government plans to blacklist some websites in Australia. The Government intends to produce two blacklists, one relating … Read more

“Oh my God, That’s F#@%ed!!!” Special US Edition.

By Roger Hanney Sarah Palin. Need I keep writing’ Palin recently admitted the climate in Alaska is changing but questioned human involvement. Maybe the planet … Read more

Fuel of shit!

By Roger Hanney In the first week of October, New Zealand-based Aquaflow Bionomic Corp announced a twin-pronged breakthrough. The company is a world leader in … Read more

Gorgeous! The Famous Spiegeltent

Story by Sunday Francis-Reiss The Famous Spiegeltent is coming to Sydney, to host a cavalcade of contemporary performances on the Opera House Forecourt. A fittingly … Read more