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Byron Writers Festival 2024 Program

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Iron Gates L&EC appeal hearing comes to an end:  decision reserved – Part I

The long-standing, controversial Iron Gates case came to an end in the Land & Environment Court (L&EC) last Friday after a two-week Hearing commencing at Evans Head on 3 June and finishing in the Court in Sydney on 14 June. 

Kelly Dodd, Brunswick Heads.

In the past when a Greens councillor found she could no longer abide by Greens principles, and found that she had more in common with developers than the community that she was supposed to represent, she took the honourable path and resigned from the party. In the wake of the betrayal of the community who have fought for 20 years to protect public parkland in Brunswick Heads, will the gang of four take the honourable path?


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