Monthly Archives: September 2010

Free public transport is not our ticket to ride

Free access will not resolve the issues for Melbourne’s public transport system; including overcrowding, lack of services and poor coverage. A conference amongst disadvantaged transport users revealed that 99 percent of commuters would prefer newer, more efficient services, rather than … Continue reading

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Meningococcal disease hospitalises five Ballarat teenagers

Five students from Sebastapol College in Ballarat were rushed to hospital Monday night, all with a severe case of meningococcal disease. Sebastopol College Principal, Mr Bruce Feeney stated that any measures to be taken at this point, are “a matter … Continue reading

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Wind turbines soar with electricity costs

The outskirts of Weribee have seen the construction of 1000 new wind turbines. Gas emissions will be reduced by 5 percent, but electricity bills will increase by 40% per household.

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