Watched the press conference. A joyous presentation to Territorians who …

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Watched the press conference. A joyous presentation to Territorians who apparently live only in the Darwin area.
Fishing camping swimming, markets.
Not a word about Central Australia.
I could drive up the Ross Highway to Trephina or Arltunga and pass two outstations and a couple of dozen cows but I can’t.
Yet this weekend Darwin residents will be trooping out of town to their parks. Makes no sense.

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Oh dear – shambles does not adequately describe this council. When will this mob climb down from their high horses, put their personal agendas and political aspirations to one side and start serving the ratepayer? Sweep them out.


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Three and a half years of talking, threatening, consulting and wasting money. So far nothing.
The Chinese built a quarter of The Great Wall in that time.
The bumbling incompetence of the NT Government, the two ministers concerned and the politically motivated councillors is far from acceptable. I await with morbid curiosity the release of the CLPs plan to clean the mess up.


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