It is a beautiful town….mostly

Ed,One of Australia’s greatest writers grew up and died in Grafton. Gillian Mears devoted much of…

Enlightening

Ed,It is indeed a pleasure to read the informative, enlightening letter by John Ibbotson (CVI 20/1/21)…

A thank you

Ed,Thank you very much for putting the article in the latest paper re our come and…

Alternate facts

Ed,John Ibbotson/Ray Payne OAM would seem rather chuffed re their alternate facts for the origin of…

Australia Day confusion

Ed,John Ibbotson (CVI 20/1/21)) is confused by the reason Australia Day is on January 26. He…

Statement on the passing of Bruce Green

I am deeply shocked and saddened by the tragic passing of Bruce Green over the weekend.Bruce…

Lack of service

Ed,Former Prime Minister Paul Keating said that Australia was the “arse end of the world” and…

Australia Day 11

Ed, Back in 1788, January 26th was a busy day. After arriving in Botany Bay on…

What a performance!

Ed,Clarence Valley Conservatorium’s presentation on Thursday January 21 of “The Last Five Years” featured much-loved husband/wife…

Much appreciated

Ed,Thank you for looking after us so well with the Friends ladies luncheon group notices every…

Aversion

Ed,While it is perfectly true that Australia (so far, the lucky country) has not experienced the…

Uplifting contributions

Ed,I’d like to let you know how much I enjoy the two weekly columns, “Spiritual Matters”…

Australia Day

Ed,The first official Australia Day was held on July 30 in 1915. Its main purpose was…

A message to our Clarence Valley community

Ed,I would like to take this opportunity on the last day of 2020 to acknowledge the…

“My Mother, my Country”

Ed,Shame, shame, shame on all those responsible for the destruction of the bush and wildlife habitat…

Speeding at Woombah

Ed, Today (29th December 2020) I am angry with the RMS.Today I nearly lost my life…

Bridge is tired and worn out

Ed, As a person with a long family connection with Grafton and now a regular visitor…

‘Climate Expert’ is a myth

Ed, Initiated by Oscar Tamsen’s thoughtfully expressed letter, a flood of opinion has covered a diverse…

Expertise and knowledge

Ed,Thank you Robyn Adams for your letter (CVI 16/12/20) educating us with your expertise and knowledge.Who…

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