Areas excluded from designated areas include pastoral lease – isn’t …

Comment on Macs stay closed while other COVID restrictions come down by Greg Latency.

Areas excluded from designated areas include pastoral lease – isn’t it pastoral lease all the way to the SA border?
Why then are people being told they cannot go to Stuarts Well, or Erldunda etc?
They also say the major highways are open, but the police will say otherwise when you are stopped near the gaol as part of their “awareness campaign”.

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Public cut off from MacDonnell national parks
I wonder how the people at Undoolya and Bond Springs are faring … the green and orange shaded areas vs the red lines are somewhat ambiguous …
Direction 19 emerged last night at 1745 local.

Lhere Artepe director on aggravated assault charge
Not very bright if he doesn’t know what you are doing.
Not very bright to re-offend outside the courthouse where anyone with a smidgen of grey matter knows there is surveillance.
Why is someone charged with aggravated assault allowed to walk the streets?

Let the gas flow, says Nigel Scullion
“Gunna” may well be a limp clown in most areas, but one thing he has (so far) done is stop people like Scullion raping the land for short sighted returns.
Seriously Scullion? Are you smoking crack?

Four more years of same-same
I guess unbiased news isn’t news in these times. Hard to hide disappointment.
The people who were elected are the people the town wanted. Like it or not. To draw a correlation between the size of the field and the number of people wanting change is hopeful at best. And what of democracy? It worked to the extent we have it implemented and we got the people we voted for – like it or not.
It would seem the town just wasn’t ready for a left wing revolution; to be run by people who are actively against some of the most significant influences on this town. Maybe they chose the safe option.

‘Pine Gap hardwires us into any North Korea nuclear conflict’
Why does this nut-job even get airplay? Ranting, thinly veiled under pseudo-academic double-speak. The leaps of “logic” are almost breathtaking.
Australia won’t be dragged anywhere. We have strong ties with the US and will support them in the same way they support us.
“Informed commentators” indeed. Who are they? Dick’s mates at the pub?

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