A big new unfair tax: Baird’s Christmas present for NSW

A big new unfair tax: Baird’s Christmas present for NSW

The Baird Government’s proposed new state-wide emergency services tax will slug homeowners an extra $200 million a year to unfairly subsidise NSW businesses. The government’s own 2012 discussion paper made it clear that these changes will cost homeowners an extra $200...
Campaign to save Wyong’s trees launched

Campaign to save Wyong’s trees launched

A community campaign to save Wyong’s trees has been launched to overturn Wyong Council’s new policy of allowing all trees on residential land of less than 1500m2 to be cleared without first obtaining Council approval.  As reported by the Central Coast...
Ugly politics produces ugly suburbs as Liberals attack trees

Ugly politics produces ugly suburbs as Liberals attack trees

The appalling decision by Wyong Council last night that has removed all local protections for urban trees is a destructive, knee-jerk response to the extremely rare and severe storms in NSW. As reported by the ABC: New South Wales Greens MP David Shoebridge is urging...