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Police target Barrack Gold Mine protester

BY JEREMY BROWN A Cyanide Watch organiser arrested on his way to a protest outside the Barrack Gold Mine at Lake Cowal said police were … Read more

Forum calls for cap on political spend

BY BIANCA BIRDSALL and  ANA SANAEE Political donations may be the flavour of the month but fewer than 20 people gave up their Friday night … Read more

Three Peaks in three Weeks for Africa

By Wendy Parkin Bondi resident Nicole Plant is one of 13 women who will undertake the 3 peaks in 3 weeks challenge in January 2009. … Read more

The Big Issue marks a milestone

BY MEGAN PALIN It’s been 12 years since national street magazine The Big Issue was launched in Australia and on March 20, staff and vendors … Read more

Upgrading of two eastern parks to begin

Upgrading of Beare Park at Elizabeth Bay and Kings Cross Rotary Park will start this month after City of Sydney Council approved tenders for both … Read more

End to baby Harp Seal slaughter

BY JEREMY BROWN In a long-awaited move, Russia will prevent the hunting of Harp Seals less than a month old, known as ‘whitecoats’. On March … Read more

Banner banned from parade

BY PAM WALKER Was the banning of a political poster in this year’s Mardi Gras parade a case of poor management or poor judgement’ The … Read more

Being Jackie Orszaczky

By Matt McMahon The first time I encountered Jackie Orszaczky we were both doing a week of gigs with the Sydney saxophone maestro Dale Barlow … Read more