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Search continues for missing swimmer at Tathra

By at April 3, 2014 | 12:56 pm | 0 Comment

Search continues for missing swimmer at Tathra

Surf Life Saving resources are continuing to help Police search for a missing swimmer at Tathra, who was possibly attacked by a shark this morning before 9am.   Surf Lifesavers aboard Inflatable Rescue Boats (IRBs) from Tathra, Narooma, Pambula and Bermagui are on scene and assisting in the search. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter is also assisting. It is more...

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‘Racism-It Stops With Me’

By at April 3, 2014 | 12:36 pm | 0 Comment

‘Racism-It Stops With Me’

Wyndham City has released its draft Cultural Diversity Policy and has wasted no time in releasing details of its first campaign. The ‘Racism-It Stops With Me’ campaign is part of the National Anti-Racism Strategy and invites all Australians to reflect on what they can do to counter racism wherever it happens.   Wyndham City signed a support agreement to join more...

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Increased fines for offensive conduct

By at April 3, 2014 | 12:12 pm | 0 Comment

Increased fines for offensive conduct

To curb the crime rate and to take strict action those engaged in drunken or anti-social behaviour, NSW  Government has moved a step forward by increasing the  fines by three times.  So be careful, next time swearing in public could cost you as much as three times as it used to be earlier.   From 31 March onwards,  the NSW Government  has increased more...

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Child protection reforms passed: Vulnerable children to get more stable homes

By at April 2, 2014 | 11:43 am | 0 Comment

Child protection reforms passed: Vulnerable children to get more stable homes

NSW Parliament has passed child protection legislation to help provide vulnerable children with more stable homes. Minister for Family and Community Services and Minister for Women Pru Goward said the new legislation provided for earlier intervention to keep families together with support. “It also means courts will have new powers to order parents to undergo more...

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NSW Surf Life Saving Championships to remain on Central Coast for two more years

By at April 1, 2014 | 11:42 am | 0 Comment

NSW Surf Life Saving Championships to remain on Central Coast for two more years

  A successful partnership between Gosford City Council and Surf Life Saving NSW will see the country’s largest surf sports event remain on the Central Coast for the next two years. The 2015 and 2016 NSW Surf Life Saving Championships will be co-hosted by Ocean Beach and Umina SLSCs and proudly supported by ClubsNSW. The State’s premier surf event has been more...

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Opal card starts on entire Sydney trains network, 150, 000 cards registered

By at March 31, 2014 | 2:29 pm | 0 Comment

Opal card  starts  on entire Sydney trains network, 150, 000 cards registered

Minister for Transport Gladys Berejiklian said customers could now use their Opal card to travel anywhere on the Sydney Trains network, as Opal goes live on an extra 70 stations. “This marks a significant milestone for commuters across Sydney, as Opal provides cheaper fares, modernises the way people use public transport and puts an end to the Monday morning queue for more...

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Seniors thoroughly enjoyed ‘Caring Cruise for Ageless Seniors’ by GNFKS

By at March 31, 2014 | 1:37 pm | 0 Comment

Seniors thoroughly enjoyed ‘Caring Cruise for Ageless Seniors’ by GNFKS

Guru Nanak Free Kitchenette, Sydney (GNFKS) organised a “Caring Cruise for Ageless Seniors” on March 22, 2014. Guru Nanak Free Kitchenette Sydney was launched by the Shadow Minister of Multicultural Affairs, Michelle Rowland at Huntley point Wharf, Gladesville. This organisation is a group of likeminded people who want to serve the community with passion and more...

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‘A celebration of womanhood at Grand Marion’

By at March 27, 2014 | 4:03 pm | 0 Comment

‘A celebration of womanhood at Grand Marion’

It was the perfect opening for the Grand Marion on March 15, 2014 , as it hosted the  first ever function welcoming Michelle Rowland and nearly 120  sub –continent women  who were there to listen to Michelle’s first hand  experiences about her recent  trip to India.   It was an ideal celebration to mark the end of the Women's International Day and a day more...

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Media to be granted court access to broadcast sentencing proceedings

By at March 26, 2014 | 3:35 pm | 0 Comment

Media to be granted court access to broadcast sentencing proceedings

The government is considering new legislation to allow the media to broadcast sentencing proceedings in criminal trials.   NSW Attorney General Greg Smith SC has revealed plans to use broadcast technology to “demystify” the court process, with the aim of making the courts more open and accountable to the community. Under the proposal, final court more...

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‘O’Farrell must stand up to Brandis on ‘Bigot’ comments’

By at March 26, 2014 | 3:20 pm | 0 Comment

‘O’Farrell must stand up to Brandis on ‘Bigot’ comments’

NSW Labor has demanded Premier Barry O’Farrell to  condemn and distance himself from the Federal Liberal Government’s plans to water down the Racial Discrimination Act – as well as Attorney General George Brandis’ offensive comments that “people have a right to be bigots you know”. The Federal Liberal Government is moving to remove Section 18C of the Act. more...

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