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The history behind the headstones

Local retiree Karlyn Robinson never set out to write a book about a cemetery but the lure of a bushranger’s...

Opinion & Analysis

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 14.11.2019

Australians beware, you’re under increasing surveillance

If you have nothing to hide you have nothing to fear. Since 9/11, this phrase has been regularly used by government...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 31.10.2019

Commission hands down a dose of reality

‘Reality TV’ – noun – formulaic and heavily edited television designed to cater for sheeple. ‘Sheeple’ – noun – people compared...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 17.10.2019

Privatising our government assets is failing us

Has there ever been the privatisation of a government asset that has led to a benefit for the public? The definition...

Greg Smart - avatar Greg Smart | 03.10.2019

Economy versus ecosystem: can both be winners?

The preservation of our planet has been making news headlines recently, for both the right and wrong reasons. The Global Climate...


“Bomber” and “Wallo” enjoy catch up with old boxing trainer

Famed Australian coach of many champions, Johnny Lewis, flew into Dubbo recently and there to greet him were two of...