The political fate of Barry O’Farrell’s legislation to curb alcohol-fuelled violence is still unknown, with opposition to certain aspects of the package surfacing.
There is … Read more
The NSW government’s package of liquor regulation has met with strong criticism from operators, drinkers and freedom advocates.
Premier Barry O’Farrell announced on Tuesday that … Read more
OPINION – Nicole Doughty
On Saturday, a young woman in Melbourne’s suburbs died after an argument with her partner turned violent. This news may not … Read more
“Can [people] do things other than drink, at midnight in this city?”
The important question was posed not by angry residents, grieving parents or exasperated … Read more
A Woolloomooloo resident has launched a petition to save his mural from removal by the City of Sydney.
James Argent commissioned the artwork, which took … Read more
The crisis around alcohol-related violence is urgent. It has led to the recent death of Thomas Kelly and left Daniel Christie in a critical condition … Read more
OPINION – Alex Greenwich
There is growing community concern about the disturbing instances of alcohol-fuelled violence and we urgently need to develop evidence-based solutions by … Read more
The City of Sydney’s manager of business and safety, Suzie Matthews, says interventions to stop alcohol-related violence are working, although it is difficult to establish … Read more
The NSW Opposition is urging the state government to adopt an eighteen-month trial of Newcastle-style lockouts in Kings Cross and the Sydney CBD.
The plan, … Read more
The changing face of Kings Cross will be on show next week with a new Rennie Ellis exhibition at the State Library of New South … Read more