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Diversity, Highlands Style

All candidates for the upcoming Wingecarribee Shire Council election next month are now known, and there are a few surprises in the final washup. Here’s what we found: The Mayor Ken Halstead has not renominated, while former Mayor Duncan Gair … Continue reading

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Council Candidates

This is a complete list of candidates for the 2012 Wingecarribee Shire Council elections. Group A – Coalition for Change 1 Garry Turland Laurie Adams Nicolas Shepherd Randall Laughton Neil Wallis Group B – Coalition for Change 2 David Stranger … Continue reading

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Candidates Online

Given the acclaimed role of the internet in promoting the free flow of information, it is surprising that so few of Wingecarribee’s Councillors or candidates for Council embrace its power. At the 2008 election, social media was still nascent (Twitter … Continue reading

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Highlands 2021

Parochialism was the order of the day at Mittagong’s NSW 2021 community discussion, hosted by Goulburn MP Pru Goward and Energy Minister Chris Hartcher. Ms Goward drew strong applause for pointing out in her opening remarks that the Southern Highlands … Continue reading

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