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Viewpoint – Freedom of speech questioned

17:21 Wed, 29 Jun

“I may not agree with what you have to say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” So said French...

Viewpoint – Be the squeaky wheel

14:36 Fri, 17 Jun

As members of the Hibiscus and Bays Local Board, we are at times the decision makers, and at other times we have more of an...

Viewpoint – Time for healing

14:05 Wed, 1 Jun

We are now two and a half years into the drama that is the Covid-19 pandemic.  So much suffering has been endured during this time....

Viewpoint – Fight back on zoning proposals

11:15 Fri, 20 May

The big issue facing the Hibiscus Coast right now is the proposed zoning changes that bring much more housing density than is presently allowed.  ...

Viewpoint – Parking strategy – have your say

14:56 Thu, 5 May

One of most successful transport infrastructure projects in our area is the Northern Busway and the parks ‘n’ rides at Albany and Silverdale.  Pre-Covid-19 you...

Viewpoint – Lifting incomes as prices rise

13:28 Thu, 21 Apr

Over the past month I have run a survey on social media. It has confirmed what we have heard over many months of making welfare...