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New South Wales Food And Wine Tourism Strategy 2018-22 Launched Crime To Climb If Labor Wins Burwood At Victoria State Election 2018 15 Additional Drinking Fountains For Optus Stadium CFA Report One Of Many Hidden From Public By Andrews Govt 150 Years Of Granny Smith Apple 1868-2018 Marshall Govt Gives Support To Strawberry Industry Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains
 
New South Wales Food And Wine Tourism Strategy 2018-22 Launched

New South Wales Food And Wine Tourism Strategy 2018-22 Launched

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall Strategy Launched To Lure More Food And Wine Visitors To New South Wales Victor P Taffa More food and wine lovers across the globe are set to put Sydney and regional New South Wales on their travel itinerary with the New South Wales Government […]

Crime To Climb If Labor Wins Burwood At Victoria State Election 2018

Crime To Climb If Labor Wins Burwood At Victoria State Election 2018

Victoria State Election 24 November 2018 Liberal Member for Burwood Graham Watt Integrity In Public Administration Is Of Paramount Importance Victor P Taffa Crime in Melbourne is rising as gangs’ roam freely knowing that the Andrews Government is a soft touch on law and order. Victoria Police under the Andrews Government has been turned into […]

15 Additional Drinking Fountains For Optus Stadium

15 Additional Drinking Fountains For Optus Stadium

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray More Drinking Fountains For Optus Stadium As Summer Approaches Victor P Taffa 15 additional free drinking water filling stations to be installed at Optus Stadium New facilities follow feedback from fans requesting more access to free drinking water Works will also include upgrades to stadium’s existing […]

CFA Report One Of Many Hidden From Public By Andrews Govt

CFA Report One Of Many Hidden From Public By Andrews Govt

Victoria Shadow Minister for Emergency Services Brad Battin Daniel Andrews Hides CFA Report Victor P Taffa Premier Daniel Andrews has lost control of Victoria’s fire service dispute and continues to hide the CFA annual report from the public. “Liberal Nationals will take back control and protect our hard working CFA volunteers who protect us.” Shadow […]

150 Years Of Granny Smith Apple 1868-2018

150 Years Of Granny Smith Apple 1868-2018

Saturday 20 October 2018 Granny Smith Festival 2018 Victor P Taffa Granny Smith Festival named after the Granny Smith Apple and in honour of Maria Ann Smith is an annual festival held in Eastwood. Naturally the Granny Smith Apple takes pride at the festival. Granny Smith Festival runs from 9.00 am-8.30 pm on Saturday 20 […]

Marshall Govt Gives Support To Strawberry Industry

Marshall Govt Gives Support To Strawberry Industry

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall South Australia Minister for Primary Industries Tim Whetstone State Government Support For Strawberry Industry Victor P Taffa Marshall Government will provide up to $50,000 to the South Australian Produce Market to purchase and install a metal detector to help boost consumer confidence in the strawberry industry, with the local growing […]

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

High Speed Rail Operates On Heavy Rail Tracks Victor P Taffa Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail (HSR Aka Japan’s Bullet Train) is essentially a Heavy Rail Train that operates at 500 km/h. Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail includes a Roll-on Roll-off Rail Ferry across Bass Strait. HSR travels on Heavy Rail Tracks that […]

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railway Facts And Figures Victor P Taffa Railway Planners and Politicians who do not know or ignore the Past cannot Plan for the Present let alone the Future. Given what has gone on with closure of Branch Railways throughout New South Wales it would seem rather mad capped for the North West Railway Line under […]

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

SAY YES TO HEAVY RAIL: SAY NO TO METRO RAIL Victor P Taffa         Country New South Wales had many Branch Railway Lines closed and replaced by more costly bus services. The Newcastle Line is next and it would seem that this policy is driven by Baron Richard Beeching in the U.K. […]

Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains

Wynyard Tram Tunnels Were Designed For Trains

Victor P Taffa Sydney Harbour Bridge opened on 19 March 1932 catering for 6 undivided road lanes and 4 Railway Lines. 2 Western side Railway Lines continue to take trains to and from the North Shore. 2 Eastern side Railway Lines were intended initially for a Railway to the Northern Beaches that was abandoned in […]

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

ISPUT Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

14 March 2018

ISPUT (Improve Sydney Public Transport) Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 16 Visits For 14 November 2018 With Day Incomplete 896 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 1,192 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days Period 15 October 2018-14 November 2018 Visits for 14 November 2018 are 16 With […]

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The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

The Southern Thunderer Daily Visit Statistics And Page Views

14 March 2018

The Southern Thunderer (TST) Daily Visits And Page Views Over Last 30 Days Victor P Taffa 108 Visits For 14 November 2018 With Day Incomplete 1,947 Total Visits Over Last 30 Days 3,264 Total Page Views Over Last 30 Days The Southern Thunderer Visits Are Higher During Federal, State And Territory Elections Period 15 October […]

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2021 Census To Include 8 New Topics

2021 Census To Include 8 New Topics

14 November 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics ABS Tests Topics For 2021 Census To Reflect Changing Nation Victor P Taffa Thanks to feedback from many individuals and organisations in the community, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has identified new and existing topics for further testing and potential inclusion in the 2021 Census of Population and Housing. 8 […]

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Wages Up 0.6% In September Quarter 2018

Wages Up 0.6% In September Quarter 2018

14 November 2018

Australian Bureau Of Statistics Wages Rise 0.6% In The September Quarter 2018 Victor P Taffa Seasonally adjusted Wage Price Index (WPI) rose 0.6 % in September quarter 2018 and 2.3 % through the year, according to figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). ABS Chief Economist Bruce Hockman said seasonally adjusted, private […]

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Northern Territory Govt Expunges Homosexual Criminal Records

Northern Territory Govt Expunges Homosexual Criminal Records

14 November 2018

Northern Territory Attorney-General Natasha Fyles New Act Provides Pathway To Right Past Wrongs Victor P Taffa Expungement of Historical Homosexual Offence Records Act 2018 commences today, offering Territorians the right to apply to have their historical homosexual criminal records expunged. “Territorians deserve a legal system they can trust, a system that supports changing community attitudes.” […]

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Northern Territory Govt Signs Agreement With Anindilyakwa Land Council

Northern Territory Govt Signs Agreement With Anindilyakwa Land Council

14 November 2018

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Landmark Agreement Puts Power Back In The Hands Of Communities Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government will today sign the Groote Archipelago Local Decision-Making Agreement with the Anindilyakwa Land Council (ALC). “Local Decision Making is a key election promise of the Territory Labor Government, and it serves as a […]

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Perth Observatory Receives $1 Million Grant To Create Living Museum

Perth Observatory Receives $1 Million Grant To Create Living Museum

14 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Science Dave Kelly $1 Million Grant To Create Living Museum At Perth Observatory Victor P Taffa McGowan Government provides almost $1 Million to Perth Observatory A new Aboriginal Astronomy Centre to be created at the Bickley facility Funding will also improve disability access and amenities at the facility Minister for Science […]

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Within System Gives Western Australia Fairer GST Payments

Within System Gives Western Australia Fairer GST Payments

14 November 2018

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Treasurer Ben Wyatt State Debt Targeted Following Successful GST Campaign Victor P Taffa GST reform package successfully passes through the Senate Western Australia’s GST ‘top-up’ payments will solely be used to reduce Western Australia’s debt burden An estimated $1.7 Billion in ‘top-up’ payments between 2019-20 and 2021-22 to […]

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Home Builders Purchase Program Submissions Open Until 12 December 2018

Home Builders Purchase Program Submissions Open Until 12 December 2018

13 November 2018

Tasmania Minister for Housing Roger Jaensch Home Builders Purchase Program Opens Up Opportunities To Small Businesses Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is seeking to purchase new completed units from small to medium builders and developers around the State, Minister for Housing Roger Jaensch said. Tenders have been called for newly completed units as part of […]

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12 Additional Paramedics To Be Recruited In 2019

12 Additional Paramedics To Be Recruited In 2019

13 November 2018

Tasmania Minister for Health Michael Ferguson Employing More Regional Paramedics Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is employing 42 new paramedics in rural and regional areas of Tasmania, with recruitment for the first 6 positions beginning in the coming weeks. “We have allocated $14.9 Million for the progressive recruitment of the 42 paramedics, with 3 branch […]

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Construction To Start On First Brisbane Inner City School In More Than 50 Years

Construction To Start On First Brisbane Inner City School In More Than 50 Years

13 November 2018

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Three Big Milestones For New Inner North College Victor P Taffa New flagship state secondary school in Brisbane’s inner north has achieved three big milestones with the appointment of the building contractor, the start of construction and the release of the proposed catchment area. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk was joined by Minister […]

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Queensland Parliament To Vote On Terrorism Legislation Amendments

Queensland Parliament To Vote On Terrorism Legislation Amendments

13 November 2018

Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath Terrorism Legislation Introduced To Queensland Parliament Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government has delivered on its COAG commitment to introduce stricter legislation against convicted terrorists and people with links to terrorist activity. Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath said the legislation followed Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk’s agreement at a COAG meeting last year to ensure there […]

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Andrews Govt Unfunded Election Promises

Andrews Govt Unfunded Election Promises

13 November 2018

Victoria Shadow Treasurer Michael O’Brien Enough Is Enough Time For The Treasurer To Come Out Of Hiding Victor P Taffa With record numbers of Victorians voting early, it is high time Premier Daniel Andrews and Treasurer Tim Pallas come clean on their plans for new taxes to pay for their $56 Billion in unfunded infrastructure […]

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Andrews Govt Continues To Hide From Victorians

Andrews Govt Continues To Hide From Victorians

13 November 2018

Victoria Shadow Minister for Scrutiny of Government Tim Smith Premier Daniel Andrews And Labor Keep Hiding From Scrutiny Victor P Taffa Hiding from scrutiny and accountability is in Premer Daniel Andrews and Labor’s DNA. “For over two months Daniel Andrews has refused to agree to a Leaders Debate on ABC TV.” Shadow Minister for Scrutiny […]

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Western Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Western Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Western Victoria Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Western Victoria Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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Western Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Western Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Western Metropolitan Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Western Metropolitan Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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Southern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Southern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Southern Metropolitan Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Southern Metropolitan Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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South Eastern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

South Eastern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission South Eastern Metropolitan Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council South Eastern Metropolitan Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot […]

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Northern Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Northern Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Northern Victoria Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Northern Victoria Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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Northern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Northern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Northern Metropolitan Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Northern Metropolitan Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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Eastern Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Eastern Victoria Region State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Eastern Victoria Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Eastern Victoria Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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Eastern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

Eastern Metropolitan Region Victoria State Election 2018 Candidates Announced

12 November 2018

Polling Day 24 November 2018 Victoria Electoral Commission Eastern Metropolitan Region Voters Have Their Say Victor P Taffa Victoria Electoral Commission has released a list of duly nominated candidates for the Legislative Council Eastern Metropolitan Region in the Victoria State Election to be held on Saturday 24 November 2018. Nominated Candidates In Ballot Paper Draw […]

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