A little bit of truth about the Planning Bill

A little bit of truth about the Planning Bill

What on earth happened to the Planning Bill in the NSW Upper House that has got the government and big business so hot under the collar? If you believed the property developers and the miners then the sky fell in.  The big miners and their mates in the Property...
ESTIMATES ROUND UP Planning

ESTIMATES ROUND UP Planning

The complete transcript of this hearing is available here. David asked questions about: The degree of consultation offered to the NSW public at various stages of the planning laws. Whether the department of planning has outsourced the reading and review of submissions...
Kelly’s Bush: Inspirational past, Hazzardous future

Kelly’s Bush: Inspirational past, Hazzardous future

On Saturday I had the real pleasure to host a wonderful event at Kelly’s Bush in Sydney’s north.  More than a hundred people turned up at this beautiful piece of publicly owned and protected urban bushland on the shores of  Sydney Harbour. We were moved by...