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May 20, 2022

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Richmond candidates 2022: The Greens, Mandy Nolan

Mandy Nolan needs little introduction to most readers of The Echo, where she has a weekly column. She is a comedian and journalist running as a candidate for The Greens in the federal seat of Richmond.

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Coalition policy

It should be obvious to everyone by now that the Coalition’s insistence that ‘technology’ will drag us across the...

One Nation ‘ghost’ haunting Richmond

Less than a week out from the election, mystery surrounds the One Nation candidate and her connection to the electorate.

Creating homelessness

Having lived for 80 years on Argyle Street with a history of family living from number 1 to number...

New hinterland whiskey

Winding Road Distillery is based in Tintenbar, and early next week they are due to release their first single...

Sue Higginson MLC: a woman on a mission

Local mother, grandmother, partner, activist, farmer, and lawyer, Sue Higginson, can now add NSW MLC Senator to her list of hyphenates.

Coal fired. How are the major parties planning for its end?

There’s very little economic future for fossil fuels, even if you ignore the environmental effects. Renewable energy is cheaper, including battery storage.

Variety Value has everything you need on your journey to ‘Destination Christmas’.

LED-FairylightsCome in and choose from a great range of Christmas gifts, Christmas decorations, LED fairy lights and Christmas cards, wrap, gift bags and boxes.  Don’t forget your Christmas Bon Bons and table wear, Santa suits and Christmas trees.

Sparkling LED rope light silhouettes create a lovely feel to the home and there are plenty of santa and reindeer inflatables too.

MonopolyChildren’s gifts include original Barbie, Ninja Turtles, Peppa Pig, Hot Wheels and How To Train Your Dragon figures.  There is also a wide range of themed monopoly for plenty of family fun.

See you at Variety Value!

 

 

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The protest vote

Uncanny that in this federal election, in Richmond as elsewhere, the freedom/protest vote parties just about all preference the National or Liberal candidate. To...

Inflated Scomo

During his term, Scomo made plenty of decisions that helped lead us to the inflation we face today. When he says we should not...

Our sitting member

The sitting member for Richmond, Labor’s Justine Elliott, is aptly named because, as far as I have seen, that’s all she’s done for the...

Bittersweet announcement about koalas

Bitter in its necessity and sweet in the action it might prompt, it has been announced today that koalas have been listed as Endangered under the Biodiversity Conservation Act.