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                                                                                                                           Candidate claims
                                                                                                                           ‘identity theft’
                                                                                                                           Luis Feliu                                    A spokesman for the Australian
                                                                                                                                                                      Electoral Commision (AEC) said it
                                                                                                                           A Tweed-based independent candi-           had limited powers under the Com-
                                                                                                                           date for the seat of Richmond in the       monwealth Electoral Act to deal with
                                                                                                                           upcoming election has accused the          electoral advertising on the internet.
                                                                                                                           Liberal Party of ‘identity theft’ after    ‘Those powers do not enable the AEC
                                                                                                                           she ‘googled’ her own name on the          to regulate the content of electoral
                                                                                                                           internet only to find she had been         advertising or where it appears on the
                                                                                                                           redirected to the Liberals’ website.       Internet. The AEC is also unable to
                                                                                                                              Hastings Point resident Julie Boyd      regulate what advertising is placed on
                                                                                                                           says that many non-Liberal candi-          Google and where it is located with
                                                                                                                           dates who google their own name            respect to electoral advertising,’ the
                                                                                                                           will find themselves directed to the       spokesman told The Echo.
                                                                                                                           Liberal website while a name search           A Liberal Party spokesperson said
                                                                                                                           for some Labor candidates redirected       that sponsored links were part of the
                                                                                                                           the searcher to a website for ‘Labor       party’s paid advertising strategy. The
                                                                                                                           failures’.                                 spokesperson said it was quite clear
                                                                                                                              The first link that appears on the      that the sponsored links were simply
                                                                                                                           Google search page for ‘Julie Boyd         advertising.
                                                                                                                           Richmond’ belongs to the Liberal              However, at the time of going to

Making each                            Barbara Waters with one of the colourful knitted blankets made for the
                                       needy. Photo Jeff ‘Purler’ Dawson
                                                                                                                           Party with the words ‘sponsored link’
                                                                                                                           beside it.
                                                                                                                                                                      press, the Liberal Party appears to
                                                                                                                                                                      have pulled the Google ads after

stitch count
                                                                                                                              Ms Boyd said it ‘looks like any non-    threats they breached electoral laws
                                        roots charities and aid organisations   area coordinator, helping organise         Liberal candidate who googles their        and could lead to a challenge of re-
                                        on the ground.                          meetings and hand stitching indi-          own name will find themselves di-          sults in marginal seats.
                                          These include the Addis Ababa Fis-    vidual squares together.                   rected to the Liberal website’.               Richmond independent candidate
Kate McIntosh                           tula Hospital in Ethiopia. The centre      It can take up to six hours to stitch      ‘As none of these candidates are in     Stephen Hegedus, a lawyer from By-
                                        provides treatment for women suffer-    one individual blanket, but Barbara        any way associated with the Liberal        ron Bay, who was also affected by the
For Murwillumbah’s Barbara Waters, ing debilitating childbirth injuries and     says the experience is far from a chore.   Party, this is a gross misrepresentation   ads, told the Sydney Morning Herald
each knitted square and stitch that was the subject of an award-winning            ‘The nice thing about it is you can     of each individual,’ she told The Echo.    yesterday he would consider mount-
goes into her colourful handmade documentary featured on the ABC’s              sit there watching TV and it doesn’t          ‘I work extremely hard to be accept-    ing a challenge of election results in
blankets is like a labour of love.      Four Corners program.                   feel like work at all, but it’s actually   ed as a truly independent candidate,       the Court of Disputed Returns.
   Barbara is a long-time member of                                             giving with unconditional love. You        and this reflects on my reputation as         ‘In this seat if there was a result
the Australia-wide network known Wrap with Love                                 don’t know where it [the blanket] is       well as the reputation of every other      where the Liberal Party candidate
as Wrap with Love, who provide blan-      Wrap with Love has had a presence     going or who it’s going to. No one will    person affected by this appalling be-      was returned by a very narrow mar-
kets to those in need.                  on the Tweed for about 13 years and     ever thank you for it,’ she said.          haviour.’                                  gin then I think it would be worth a
   Volunteers are asked to knit squares provided 130 blankets to the needy in      ‘It’s just one of the most rewarding       ‘This is effectively identity theft.    challenge on public interest grounds
which are then put together to form the past three years alone.                 and heart warming things.’                 All those affected, including myself,      purely for the sake of raising account-
colourful woollen blankets that are       Knitting has always been a con-          Knitters meet at Mountain View          are asking people not to click on any      ability issues in relation to electoral
distributed worldwide.                  stant in Barbara’s life. The 74-year-   Retirement Village in Murwillumbah         ‘sponsored links’ with the name of any     advertising,’ Mr Hegedus told the
   Last year the non-profit organisa- old grandmother of six said she first     on the first and third Tuesday of each     candidate.’                                SMH.
tion, which was first established in began knitting when she was five           month from 1.30pm to 4.30pm.                  Ms Boyd said the google-search-            Electoral law expert Graeme Orr,
1992, provided about 37,000 blankets years old, helping family members             For more information about Wrap         redirection scam seems to target mar-      based at the University of Queensland,
in countries as diverse as Kazakhstan, knit socks and other items as part of    with Love in the Murwillumbah area         ginal seats around the country and         told the SMH the ads could lead to
Mongolia, East Timor and Papua war-time efforts.                                call Barbara on 02 6672 1660, or for       that apparently 90 per cent of inde-       a legal challenge as it could confuse
New Guinea.                               She became involved in the organ-     Tweed Coast, call Judi Williams on         pendent and small party candidates         voters about party affiliations and the
   Blankets are distributed by grass- isation some 10 years ago and is now      02 6674 2968.                              were affected.                             identities of candidates.

                                                                                                                                                                ABN 82 087 650 682

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                                                                                                                                    Independents ‘effective in the past’
                                                                                                                                    Luis Feliu                         to their constituency.’           happy with the way we are be-
                                                                                                                                                                          In comparison, Dr McCor-       ing governed,’ Dr McCormick
                                                                                                                                    A new election watchdog            mick pointed out that ‘in the     said.
                                                                                                                                    group for the seat of Richmond     Richmond electorate, which is        ‘It value adds to your vote as
                                                                                                                                    has urged voters to seriously      regarded as safe by the govern-   it is counted many times and
                                                                                                                                    consider voting for an inde-       ment, we still haven’t received   will still end with the major
                                                                                                                                    pendent in the August 21 fed-      the $150m promised by Labor       party of your choice if an inde-
                                                                                                                                    eral poll.                         in 2004 for our rail service.     pendent or minor party mem-
                                                                                                                                       Community Voice, launched       Meanwhile, over the border        ber does not get in.’
                                                                                                                                    last month, has been collating     in Queensland, more than $1          Dr McCormick said the
                                                                                                                                    questionnaires from all the        billion has been promised for     group saw ‘enormous poten-
                                                                                                                                    Richmond candidates in a bid       new rail services, mainly in a    tial’ for an independent to be
                                                                                                                                    to determine which ones share      marginal Labor Party seat’.       elected in Richmond because,
                                                                                                                                    its community-based values                                           with nine candidates for the
                                                                                                                                    and objectives and attending        Meet the candidates              Lower House, it was ‘highly
                                                                                                                                    meet-the-candidate meetings.        Candidates meetings will be      unlikely that any particular
                                                                                                                                       Spokesperson Dr Fiona Mc-        held next Tuesday, August 17,    individual will get the 50 per
                                                                                                                                    Cormick said voters should          at the Saltbar, organised by     cent plus one vote required for
                                                                                                                                    consider voting independently       the Kingscliff business cham-    a simple majority’.
                                                                                                                                    rather than rely on How to          ber at 7am and at the Byron         She said Community Voice
                                                                                                                                    Vote cards from the major           Community Centre at 7pm          members would attend meet
                                                                                                                                    parties.                            on Thursday, August 19.          the candidates events and sug-
                                                                                                                                       ‘Over the years there have                                        gested voters unsure of how to
                                                                                                                                    been many effective indepen-         The group urged vot-            vote do the same. The Com-
                                                                                                                                    dent members of Parliament,        ers wanting to find out who       munity Voice website is now
                                                                                                                                    both state and federal, includ-    would best represent them in      up and running at: http://www.
                                                                                                                                    ing Ted Mack (NSW and fed-         the Lower House to visit the with
                                                                                                                                    eral), Peter Andren (federal)      Australian Electoral Commis-      a contact link for anyone who
                                                                                                                                    and John Hatton (NSW,’ Dr          sion (AEC) website at www.        wishes to get in touch with the
                                                                                                                                    McCormick said.               group.
                                                                                                                                       ‘John Hatton tirelessly         mond, where links to their           The group plans to post the
                                                                                                                                    fought against crime and cor-      policies were available.          candidates’ questionnaire re-
                                                                                                                                    ruption in NSW even though           ‘It is unfortunate that the     sponses soon. At the meet the
                                                                                                                                    his life was threatened many       AEC has not promoted the          candidates event in Banora
                                                                                                                                    times, and was responsible for     fact that voters can preference   Point on Monday Dr McCor-
                                                                                                                                    a royal commission into crime      Lower House candidates and        mick said only the Labor, Lib-
                                                                                                                                    in this state. These people were   make their vote valid at every    eral and National candidates
                                                                                                                                    continually voted in by their      count. By voting for indepen-     had so far failed to return ques-
                                                                                                                                    communities in recognition         dents and minor parties we        tionnaires. She obtained prom-
                                                                                                                                    of their hard work, effective-     send a strong message to the      ises of speedy response.
                                                                                                                                    ness and willingness to listen     major parties that we are not       More on election, page 7
2 August 12, 2010 The Tweed Shire Echo                                                                           <echowebsection=Local News>                                                         
Local News

Sport groups slam rally disruption
Luis Feliu                           Murwillumbah a clean bill of        repair works to get established     tween $10 million and $100
                                     health after conducting inspec-     until there was decent rain’.       million and some jobs. It
The controversial running of         tions of them.                         ‘Council was aware sports        looks like the only extra jobs
the world rally through the             Mr Evans however failed          field user groups could be af-      were with Rally Australia, and                    “Great selection from my last
Tweed continues to draw flak         to comment directly on the          fected, that was why the fore-      they were terminated within

almost a year after it was held,     claims by the local sporting        shore at Kingscliff Beach had       months of the rally.
with various groups calling for      groups about the state of dis-      been mooted as a possible lo-          ‘The benefits to local tour-
the event to be moved away           repair of the Kingscliff fields,    cation,’ the spokeswoman said.      ism were never specified, other
from sporting fields in King-        instead saying consultation            NRG’s Mr McNamara said           than a nebulous claim that TV                                    all French wines
scliff because of the damage         took place with the council and
                                     the clubs concerned before the
                                                                         rally organisers’ promises of
                                                                         the event’s benefits had ‘come
                                                                                                             coverage of the rally in Austra-
                                                                                                             lia and overseas would bring
                                                                                                                                                                                  in August
and disruption caused.                                                                                                                                                         *Excludes Champagne, discount
   The Kingscliff District Foot-     rally moved to the Kingscliff       to nothing’.                        tourists streaming in. There is                                     applies to single bottle price
ball Club and Twin Towns             grounds.                               ‘Organisers promised to          no sign of that happening.
                                                                                                                                                     For more great brochure specials see
Little Athletics have asked             He said he was disappointed      lodge development applica-             ‘They claimed the event
                                     the issue was raised 11 months      tions with the local councils       would have no negative im-     
state MP for the Tweed Geoff
Provest for help in trying to        after the event ‘despite the        but they kept putting it off, us-   pact to the environment. This
move the rally away from the         pre-planning and follow-up          ing one excuse after another,       later changed to minimal im-
Walter Peate sports reserve          repairs’.                           until the NSW government            pact. They promised to plant
fields, saying they were left in        A council spokeswoman            came to their rescue with dra-      thousands of trees as a carbon
an ‘unplayable condition’ af-        said council acknowledged the       conian legislation that forced      offset, but no evidence of these
ter they were used as the main
pit-stop area for the rally last
                                     sports clubs in Kingscliff had
                                     been impacted on and that im-
                                                                         the rally on our community,’
                                                                         he said.
                                                                                                             plantings has been published.
                                                                                                                ‘They promised to comply         (Real) Advice
   No Rally Group (NRG) has
                                     pact was compounded by the
                                     dry spell ‘which didn’t allow
                                                                            ‘The economic benefits were
                                                                         claimed to be somewhere be-
                                                                                                             with waste, dust and noise
                                                                                                             plans but never did.’                 from Mrs
backed their call, saying the                                                                                                                   Product Tester
rally should not only move
away from the fields but ‘right
                                     Candidate threatens injunction                                                                             Dear Mrs Product Tester,
out of the Tweed and Kyogle          An independent candidate for        ing them of his previous letter     Returns,’ Mr Faulkner wrote.       You’re right – the best place to
areas completely’.                   Richmond has threatened to          to them and urging them again          ‘Furthermore we have placed     find men was at Outdoorism.
   Spokesperson Michael Mc-          seek a federal court injunc-        to ‘cease and desist from fur-      this issue in the hands of the     But now I’ve found where they
                                     tion to stop what he claims is      ther electoral fraud, in using      Australian Federal Police as of    hang out, how do I meet them?
Namara said the rally organis-
                                                                                                                                                There was a cute one behind
ers ‘did not deliver on prom-        a fraud on the public by previ-     the words federal member for        last Friday. We would expect
                                                                                                                                                the counter with a red beard.
ises to restore the sports fields    ous MPs referring themselves        (electorate), the previous MP       that a full public statement is
and here we have yet another         as the incumbent member for         as current MP or incumbent,         issued immediately, that is, no    Barbara (again)
promise to add to the long list      their electorates during the        alongside any candidate for the     later than 6pm Wednesday,          Dear Barbara,
of promises the rally organisers     election campaign period.           House of Representatives’.          August 11, to clarify the inten-   The first piece of advice for you is keep your eyes off the
have failed to keep’.                   Nic Faulkner, of Brunswick          ‘We intend to seek an injunc-    tion of all named above and all    cute one with the beard. He’s taken!
   Rally Australia chairman          Heads, has written to Labor’s       tion in the Federal Court, with     previous Members of the 42nd       But how to meet Mr Right? First – study geography and read
                                                                                                                                                men’s magazines. Secondly – be observant.
Alan Evans rejected the claims,      Julia Gillard and Justine Elliot,   the likelihood of taking out a      Parliament, that what had oc-
                                                                                                                                                This is how it works – when you’re at Outdoorism, chances
telling local media that Tweed       the coalition’s Tony Abbott and     class action on this matter to      curred has now been rectified      are that Mr Potential will be chatting about an adventure
Shire Council had given other        Joan van Lieshout as well as lo-    the High Court of Australia,        and that no further action         he’s been on or going to. Stuff like a 4WD trip to Kakadu,
sports fields used by the rally in   cal newspaper editors remind-       sitting as the Court of Disputed    would be required.’                trekking the Kimberleys, camping at Moreton Island,
                                                                                                                                                travelling through Europe, picnicking at Uki, going on safari
Mullumbimby artist Robyn Sweaney
                                                                                                                                                in Kenya, kayaking the Tweed or having coffee at Kosciusko.
takes a breather after the hanging of                                                                                                           That’s your chance – armed with your new knowledge, drop
the joint exhibition called The Indus-                                                                                                          a one liner into the conversation, like: ‘Last time I was up
trialists, part of the latest series of                                                                                                         there a croc took my dog.’ or ‘Do you prefer Cibie or Hella
major exhibitions opening tomorrow                                                                                                              driving lights?’ or ‘Did you check out that great fishing spot
(Friday) at the Tweed River Art Gal-                                                                                                            near Moreton Lighthouse?’
lery. The Industrialists feature over 100                                                                                                       An instant conversation – then just let them talk and you’ve
mixed media works by nine well-known                                                                                                            got ‘em. Throw in a few comments about the State of Origin
regional artists including James Guppy                                                                                                          and then order the wedding cake.
and Christine Willcocks. Other exhibi-                                                                                                          All the best...Cathy
tions opening tomorrow are The Prom-                                                                                                            PS And that’s how I enticed the cute one with the beard (but
ised Land: the Art of Lawrence Daws, a                                                                                                          don’t tell him).
Caloundra Regional Gallery travelling                                                                                                           For genuine advice on a great range of adventure
exhibition celebrating the artist’s life,                                                                                                          gear for campers, hikers and travellers see
and Catching Thoughts under the Sky
– Peter Schardin, displaying landscape-
inspired prints by the Murwillumbah
printmaker. The official opening tomor-
row begins at 5.30pm with a floortalk
by The Promised Land curator Bettina
MacAulay. Photo Jeff Dawson
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                                                                       Heads. Caltex service station
 School eyes treasure                                                  on Kennedy Drive has also
                                                                       leant its support, donating a
                                                                                                           Festival makes fashion statement
                                                                       $750 cash voucher which will
 from trash                                                            be auctioned off on the day.
                                                                          Ms Tunks said the school
                                                                                                           Kate McIntosh                        Queen, Princess and Prince
                                                                                                                                                candidates take to the catwalk
                                                                                                                                                                                        conjunction with the Banana
                                                                                                           The runways of Paris might be        to showcase local fashions.                ‘It’s just a terrific night full
                                                                       community along with local
                                                                                                           better known for fashion, but          Principal of St Joseph’s Pri-         of fun, food and frivolity and
                                                                       businesses had rallied behind
                                                                                                           tomorrow it will be all about        mary School, Paul McDer-                none of it would be possible
                                                                       the event, with the school re-
                                                                                                           Murwillumbah.                        mott, said the parade was               without the commitment of
                                                                       ceiving a range of donations
                                                                                                             The annual Tweed Valley            organised by an enthusiastic            our volunteers, as well as the
                                                                       including a side of gourmet                                                                                      generous support of local busi-
                                                                                                           Banana Festival Fashion Pa-          group of the school’s parents
                                                                       beef, a mini hot-rod speedway,                                                                                   nesses,’ Mr McDermott said.
                                                                                                           rade will see the Queen, Teen        and supporters each year, in
                                                                       a handcrafted coffee table by                                                                                       ‘It’s wonderful watching our
                                                                       Carool carpenter Rob Brown,                                                                                      young people gain confidence
                                                                       as well as a V8 Super Car driv-                                                                                  every time they come out to
                                                                       ing jacket signed by champion                                                                                    model on the stage and it’s fan-
                                                                       drivers Brad Jones and Jason                                                                                     tastic to see the support they
                                                                       Richards. Part-time teacher                                                                                      get from those in the audience.’
                                                                       Jessica Van Mosseveld will put                                                                                      The majority of fashions to
                                                                       herself up for auction, offering                                                                                 be featured in this year’s parade
                                                                       her services as a home help or                                                                                   have been loaned by Murwil-
                                                                       babysitter.                                                                                                      lumbah stores, with just a se-
                                                                          A range of second-hand                                                                                        lected few sourced from Tweed
                                                                       items, including that kitchen                                                                                    Heads retailers.
                                                                       sink and a garden shed, will                                                                                        The parade is part of a packed
                                                                       also be up for grabs on the day.                                                                                 program of events planned as
                                                                          Ms Tunks said the event was
                                                                       destined to be a hit with garage
                                                                                                             Piggabeen kicks up                                                         part of the Tweed Valley Ba-
                                                                                                                                                                                        nana Festival culminating in
Carool Public School teacher Jessica Van Mosseveld will put
herself up for auction, offering her services as a home help or
                                                                       sale enthusiasts and bargain
                                                                       hunters alike.
                                                                                                             its heels                                                                  a street parade and family fun
                                                                                                                                                                                        day on the August 21, which
babysitter to raise money for the school’s PA system.                     ‘One man’s trash is another’s                                                                                 will also see the crowning of
                                                                       treasure as they say, I’m sure it   Past and present Piggabeen residents plant a tree during
Photo Jeff ‘First Bid’ Dawson                                                                                                                                                           the Queen, Miss Personality
                                                                       will be a fun afternoon for the     centenary celebrations for the village hall last Saturday.
                                                                                                                                                                                        and the Teen Queen in Knox
Kate McIntosh                       to get rid of their unwanted       family with fantastic commu-        Photo Linda Wilcock
                                                                                                                                                                                        Park, Murwillumbah.
                                    items and earn some extra          nity spirit,’ she said.             Centenary celebrations for           burying of a time capsule. A               The Tweed Valley Banana
Carool Public School’s auction      money at the same time.               You can register second-         Piggabeen Hall have been de-         book on the area’s history writ-        Festival Fashion Parade takes
fundraiser this Saturday will          Proceeds of all items sold      hand goods online at www.           clared a roaring success with        ten by local couple Rick and            place this Friday (August 13)
have everything, including the      will be split evenly between        more than 300 people turning         Kathy Jobson to coincide with           at the Murwillumbah Civic
kitchen sink.                       the school and the previous           The auction fundraiser will      out for the event last Saturday.     the event was also launched by          and Cultural Centre Audi-
   The planned ‘garage sale’        owners.                            take place this Saturday (Au-          The family fun day, organ-        former deputy prime minister            torium at 7pm. Tickets cost
auction is set to raise funds for      Ms Tunks said the idea for      gust 14). All items will be on      ised by the Piggabeen/Cobaki         Doug Anthony.                           $13 or $100 for a table of 10
a PA system for the tiny school     the event came after the school    display from noon, with bid-        Residents Association, includ-         The book titled Two Valleys           and are available by calling 02
of 34 students.                     was offered the services of an     ding starting at 1.30pm. For        ed a vintage vehicle parade,         over Time was a sell-out on the         6672 1867. For more informa-
   Carool P & C’s Helen Tunks       auctioneer by real estate agents   more information contact            live entertainment, tree plant-      day and will now go into a sec-         tion about events visit www.
said the event was a great idea     Raine and Horne in Tweed           Helen Tunks on 0438 245 170.        ing, historical displays and the     ond print run.                

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                                                                                                   smile, longest eyelashes and        Murwillumbah Services Club,          of activities that are available.
Offering a taste of Italy Noticeboard                                                              happiest baby in three three age
                                                                                                   groups, plus the lucky entrant
                                                                                                                                       Wollumbin Street, from 9am to
                                                                                                                                       4pm. There will be over 11 ex-
                                                                                                                                                                            Morning and afternoon tea pro-
                                                                                                                                                                            vided. For further info call 07
                                                                 Walk Against Warming              will receive a $250 portrait pho-   hibitors. For info call Wendy on     5536 4050 or call into the centre
                                                                 This Sunday, Aug 15 at 11am to package. Registration 9am              02 6672 2848.                        at 2 Gerrard Street, Coolangatta.
                                                                 at Cabarita/Bogangar. Meet at judging 10am.
                                                                                                                                       CWA                                  Genealogy roadshow
                                                                 Norries Headland car park at
                                                                                                   U3A                                 Kingscliff Country Womens As-        Tweed Gold Coast Family His-
                                                                 10.45am, the walk will be along
                                                                                                   U3A Twin Towns. Showcase            sociation raffle won by J. Nisbet.   tory and Heritage Association is
                                                                 the cycletrack south to Hastings
                                                                                                   day for the annual Seniors Week     We meet at Cudgen Leagues            presenting two genealogy semi-
                                                                 Point (creek) and return. Bring
                                                                                                   will be held at 4 Boyd Street,      Club on the second Tuesday           nars featuring Shauna Hicks
                                                                 walk against warming signs to
                                                                                                   Tugun on Tuesday, August 17,        of the month at 9.30am, new          and Rosemary Kopittke on
                                                                 carry wherever possible. For
                                                                                                   all welcome. Our activities are     members welcome, for info call       Thursday, August 26, at South
                                                                 info call Jackie on 02 6676 1798.
                                                                                                   either academic or fun!Tutors       02 6674 3724.                        Tweed Sports Club, 4 Minjung-
                                                                 Riding for Disabled               will be there to talk about their                                        bal Drive, Tweed Heads South
                                                                 Riding for the Disabled Tweed class. All our venues Tweed             Orchestra
                                                                                                                                                                            from 11am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-
                                                                 Valley Centre needs helpers for Heads, Coolangatta and Tugun          Northern Rivers Symphony
                                                                                                                                                                            3.30pm. Cost $10 includes tea/
                                                                 Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday have Open House Aug 16-20.              Orchestra and Barry Singh pre-
                                                                                                                                                                            coffee with light lunch available
                                                                 mornings during school terms. For info call 07 5534 7333 before       sents a symphony concert ‘The
                                                                                                                                                                            at the club. Contact tweedfhs@
                                                                 Horse skills useful but not es- noon.                                 Masters’ at the Tweed Heads
                                                                                                                                                                   for bookings.
                                                                 sential, training provided. For                                       Civic Centre on the Sunday
                                                                                                   Probus clubs                        afternoon, August 22, from           VIEW club
                                                                 info call 0419 437 217.
                                                                                                   Banora Point Probus Club            2.30pm. Tickets adults $30,          Twin Towns Evening View Club
                                                                 A’cappela choir                   meeting at South Tweed Sports                                            meets at 6.30pm on the second
                                                                 Voice Weavers Southern Gold Club 9.30am, Monday, August               concession, seniors and tertiary
                                                                                                                                       students $25, high school stu-       Wednesday of each month at
                                                                 Coast A’cappela Choir wel- 23. Our guest speaker is Eva                                                    Tweed Heads Bowls Club. For
                                                                 comes new members. We meet Milic Channel 9 news and tel-              dents $10, primary school stu-
                                                                                                                                                                            info call Barbara on 07 5523 1057
                                                                 every Thursday night between evision reporter. New members            dents $5 from the booking office
                                                                                                                                                                            by 1pm Monday prior to meet-
                                                                 6.30pm-8.30pm at St Peters and visitors welcome. For info             at Tweeds Heads Civic Centre
                                                                                                                                                                            ing with bookings.
                                                                 Church hall on Dutton and call Barbara on 07 5513 1229.               (open between 10am-3pm).
                                                                                                                                       Historical society                   Garden clubs
                                                                 Lanham Streets, Coolangatta. Kingscliff mixed Probus Club
                                                                                                                                                                            The Murwillumbah and Dis-
                                                                 For info call Mary on 0418 meets the first Wednesday of               Tweed Heads Historical Soci-
                                                                                                                                                                            trict Garden Club 33rd Garden
Echo journalist and food writer Victoria Cosford signs copies    668259.                           each month at 10am at the Unit-     ety’s monthly meeting will be
                                                                                                                                                                            Competition will be judged on
of her first book Amore and Amoretti: A Tale of Love and Food in Knitters needed                   ing Church Hall, Kingscliff.        on Tuesday, August 17, at 10am       August 31 and September 1. The
Tuscany, which was launched last Friday at the Byron Bay Writ- Wrap With Love: knitters need- Outings every 3rd Wednesday              in the Old Court House, Pio-         competition is open to everyone
ers Festival.                                                    ed to make squares for rugs to of the month.                          neer Park, Kennedy Drive, West       who lives in the areas west of
   The book, which spans almost three decades, a clutch of       go to charities worldwide. Call Murwillumbah Probus Club              Tweed Heads. Guest speaker Bill      Murwillumbah, south to Crab-
Italian lovers and extraordinary food and personal experiences, Barbara (Mur’bah) 02 6672 meets at 10am on August 16                   Edwards on ‘The Disappearing         bes Creek, Pottsville, Kingscliff,
is the product of Cosford’s years living and working in Italy’s  1660 or Judi (Kingscliff) 02 6674 at Murwillumbah Bowls Club.         Dodds’, a pioneering family of       Fingal and all areas in between.
restaurants and cafes.                                           2968.                             Visitors welcome. Call Ron on       the Tweed. Visitors welcome,         Entry forms available from J H
   Amore and Amoretti was presented on the first day of the fes- Baby show                         6672 3388. Guest speaker is Leah    for info call 07 5536 8625.          Williams Garden Centre, Mi-
tival and launched by Victoria’s long time friend Joanna Savill  Baby show will be held in Sheldon, co-founder of Story                Seniors open day                     tre 10, Arkinda Garden Centre,
who is the director of the Sydney International Food Festival    conjuction with the Anglican Dogs Fun Reading group.                  Coolangatta Senior Citizens          Colour and Earth Nursery and
and co-editor of the SMH Good Food Guide.                        Church fete on September 4 at Quota club                              Centre will conduct an open          Coastal Garden Club. Entries
   The book’s launch continued into Saturday with a literary     Riverview Street, Murwillum- Murwillumbah Quota Club on               day on Monday, August 16,            close on Friday, August 20. En-
dinner held at the Byron Beach Cafe where guests were served bah. Entry to the baby show behalf of Quota International                 from 9am-3pm to allow visi-          try is free, with prizes for win-
dishes from the many sumptuous recipes in the book.              is $3 with lots of prizes for the is hosting a free Hearing Expo      tors to drop in to the centre        ners. For info call Margaret on
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Election 2010

Indies make their mark                                                                                                Northern Rivers
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Michael McDonald                      ground with us and who feels            Liberal candidate Joan van                                                   Supported by the largest scheme
                                      we represent their will’.            Lieshout is wooing the aged                                                     in NSW
It is a truth universally ac-            In addition, the Greens           and the green vote. She said                                                    Flexible hours
knowledged that none of the           candidate Joe Ebono is not di-       the Liberal Party will ‘pursue
independents in the Richmond          recting preferences to Labor.        a range of measures to support                                                  Childcare benefit available
contest has a great love for ei-      ‘People voting Greens for the        employment, secure retire-                                                      Become a carer and work from
ther Labor or the Coalition.          first time can put me number         ment incomes, help with cost                                                    home
Matthew Hartley describes             one and their traditional party      of living pressures and ensure                                                  Free training & financial support
them as ‘a bunch of ambitious         number two,’ he says. ‘If I don’t    better representation of senior                                                 provided
manipulators’, Julie Boyd says        win, their vote goes back to         Australians.
voters ‘have been let down            their old party.’                       ‘We believe that seniors
badly by the major parties’,                                               should be able to participate in
and Stephen Hegedus believes                                               the workforce, live in safe com-
the major players’ attitude to                                             munities, have a financially se-
asylum seekers ‘shows disdain                                              cure retirement and get better        TWEED     4 Park Street Tweed Heads
for the electorate’.                                                       access to healthcare benefits.’                 Phone 07 5536 1865
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with preferences for Labor and                                             Incentive Payment worth up                                                       ‘A division of Northern Rivers Childcare Services Inc.’

Coalition candidates further                                               to $250 a fortnight for up to
down the voting order. As a                                                six months. It would also pro-
consequence the race could be                                              vide $7.5 million to establish

                                                                                                                                  ACT NOW!
closer – at least the countdown       Nic Faulkner (independent)           the Safer Seniors Program so
on preferences might be a nail-                                            local councils can apply for
biting affair. Already indepen-         Meanwhile Labor’s Justine          grants to supplement or es-
dent Nic Faulkner is calling on       Elliot has claimed the Tweed         tablish activities such as home
punters to number 1-4 against         Heads GP Super Clinic, Tweed         safety audits and senior safety
independents’ boxes on the            Hospital and Murwillumbah            workshops.
ballot paper, ‘the rest is up to      Hospital ‘are on Tony Abbott’s          Van Lieshout also reckons          Buy a rainwater tank before the
you.                                  health and hospitals hit list.       the Tweed-Byron Bush Futures
   ‘We are suggesting in all
electorates across Australia
                                      Tony Abbott has confirmed
                                      that a Coalition government
                                                                           Project ‘will become one of the
                                                                           first Green Army projects to
                                                                                                                Government backflips on rebates!
to put the current Member of
Parliament last. This should
                                      would cut vital services at
                                      health and hospital facilities
                                                                           be supported in Australia un-
                                                                           der the Coalition’s Green Army
                                                                                                                 $150 – $3300 in rebates available in some areas.
send a clear message to all par-      across the country. Ripping          Plan’. The Green Army would           Ask about our free pump offer – while stocks last!
ty politicians to lift their game.’   this funding out of our hos-         provide teams of young Aus-
   By ‘we’, Faulkner says he          pital strikes at the heart of our    tralians to work on local com-
                                                                                                                New technology poly                             See us for solar, trailers,
means ‘any like-minded voter          community and the services           munity-based environmental                                                               pumps and more!
or candidate who has common           that local families depend on.’      projects for six month periods.       – non-reactive for
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What the candidates are saying                                                                                                
David Lovejoy                         prime minister money would           who misinterpreted the chair-

                                                                                                                TAX RETURNS
                                      miraculously manifest for our        man’s plea for civility as a ban
On Monday night candidates            lagging infrastructure, health       on robust criticism of any kind.
for the federal election had a        system, schools and aged ser-           Alan Hunter is a last-minute
chance to present themselves          vices. Although her career as        candidate, thrown into the ring
at a public meeting held by           a Tweed councillor has been          by the political melt-down of
the Banora Point Community
                                      most notable for the brainsnap
                                      that allowed Warren Polglase to
                                                                           the Nationals’ original choice.
                                                                           He wanted, somewhat alarm-                By CPA Qualified Accountants

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   All nine turned up and were        succeed her as mayor, Mrs van        ingly, ‘to show the people of
each given seven minutes to           Lieshout has at least grasped        Richmond what a good mem-
make their case. Their address-       the importance of stagecraft         ber looks like,’ but then took
es were followed by 90 min-           (sitting near the microphone),       hold of the stimulus pack-
utes of speeches from the floor       and profile (making sure she         age and attacked it with ris-
masquerading as questions,            had something – anything – to        ible arithmetic that must have
during which microphones              say on every topic raised dur-       come straight from the abacus
failed, partisan hecklers gave        ing the evening).                    of Barnaby Joyce. Inexperience,
vent and the promised tea and                                              or simple honesty, may account
cakes languished unconsumed                                                for Mr Hunter, in response to a
at the back of the hall.                                                   question about Abbott’s con-
   A consistent theme from all                                             tradictory pronouncements,
but three of the candidates was                                            admitting that in elections poli-
how the major parties have                                                 cies change all the time, includ-
earned the contempt of ordi-                                               ing those of his own side.
nary voters, who were therefore                                               In truth, the major parties
urged to place independent and                                             have made such a cynical mess
minor parties ahead of Labor                                               of the issues that the Greens
and the Coalition on the bal-         Joe Ebono (Greens)                   candidate, Joe Ebono, had only
lot paper. If elected, any of the                                          to be moderately reasonable to        THE FUTURE OF ACCOUNTING IS HERE
five independents (including             Justine Elliot, who holds the     sound like a Mandela among
the Democrats who, according
to their candidate, have aban-
                                      seat of Richmond, was con-
                                      trolled and focused like her role
                                                                           the Boers. Although mounted
                                                                           on rather a high horse he ac-         SMALL BUSINESS SPECIALISTS
doned party discipline), would        model Julia, throwing out eco-       complished this task. And of
send a dose of salts through          nomic statistics to show how         course he was able to claim that
parliament, but our preferential      the Tweed has benefited under        Greens’ policies, having been
system makes it all but impos-        Labor and how under the Coa-         thrashed out by the member-
sible for independents to win,        lition we would all be ruined.       ship, do not change at the
so this account will focus on         As the incumbent, tied to her        whim of a focus group or hired                  Accountants | Tax Agents | Financial Planners
the other four hopefuls.              record and the party line, she       psephologist.
   In her opening remarks the         had the most difficult task of all      This election may see the rise     MURWILLUMBAH | KINGSCLIFF
Liberals’ Joan van Lieshout           the speakers, but she stuck to it    of the Greens as a credible third     Suite 3, 114 Main St Murwillumbah
sounded a bit like a superan-         grimly. Her composure began          force in politics, this electorate                     *Conditions apply. Valid to 30/11/10.
nuated hippy wistfully rec-           to slip only towards the end of      may see a record number of

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ommending that we all grow            question time, when we saw           votes cast for independents.
our own food, but she soon            perhaps the ‘real’ Justine taking    Certainly the political talent on
got into her stride, promising        swings at Tony Abbott, to the        display at Banora Point would
that if Tony Abbott became            loud annoyance of Liberal fans       suggest these conclusions.                                                                        <echowebsection=Local News>                                   The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 7

                                                                        Too many characters in search of a plot
                                                                              kay, I have to admit it:      still plenty of time for the kind   ally, it hasn’t been dull.          ing commencements. All in all,
                                                                              this election campaign        of unexpected development              And of course the media          a pretty good result.
                                                                              is not really dull at all.    that would produce a decisive       have helped. Last week brought         This, of course, was not what
        Volume 2 #48                      August 12, 2010           Depressing, maddening, in-              swing one way or the other.         the report on the government’s      The Australian wanted to hear,
                                                                    fantile, an insult to the voter’s          Labor, of course, is hoping it   Building the Education Revo-        and it certainly was not what
              Moral dilemma                                         intelligence and a travesty of
                                                                    the democratic process, but
                                                                                                            will come from Tony Abbott,
                                                                                                            but at this stage his minders
                                                                                                                                                lution program by the task
                                                                                                                                                force headed by Brad Orgill.
                                                                                                                                                                                    it wanted to tell its readers; so
                                                                                                                                                                                    last Saturday it devoted most
The Land and Environment Court is due to hold an inspection         not dull.                               appear to have him firmly              This had been eagerly await-     of page one, all of pages four,
this morning (Thursday) at the site of a proposed brothel in           Just look at the cast of char-       back under control. Last week’s     ed by the media and by The          five and six, the front page of
Enterprise Avenue, South Tweed Heads, which was controver-          acters: supporting, or more             events, up to and including his     Australian in particular, which     its Focus section and a lengthy
sially knocked back by a majority of Tweed councillors recently,    often opposing, Julia Gillard           gala (or perhaps galah) launch      has spent the last six months       editorial to attempting to
despite council staff recommending approval because it ticked       and Tony Abbott we have John            were so closely contained as        in a relentless and sometimes       prove that black was white.
all the boxes required under government legislation and because Howard, Bob Hawke, Paul                     to be positively sterile – so       hysterical campaign against            This barrage of polemic
refusal would be expensive after a successful legal challenge.      Keating and Malcolm Fraser                                                                                      thinly disguised as journalism
   The council has previously lost appeals for refusing brothels on – every living prime minister            The campaign has been like a really                                    was relieved only by the sil-
industrial sites at Chinderah and a border area of Tweed Heads.     except Gough Whitlam, and                                                                                       liness of an article by shock-
                                                                                                             bad game of soccer in which both
   Undeterred, mayor Warren Polglase and four other councillors surely it is only a matter of time                                                                                  jock Ray Hadley, a football
took the moral high ground on the issue with an eye to conser-      until he issues a crushing edict         teams do little more than pass the                                     commentator who has been
                                                                    from his imperial couch.                                                                                        adopted as an authority on the
vative political advantage, despite the staff advice and sensible
                                                                       Then there are the pretend-
                                                                                                             ball backwards and forwards…                                           subject by Rupert Murdoch’s
argument from Crs Kevin Skinner and Dot Holdom against refus-
ing the proposal. Council now has to defend its refusal, which will ers: John Hewson, Peter Cos-                                                                                    once proud flagship. It’s not
cost ratepayers dearly.                                             tello, Malcolm Turnbull and              by Mungo MacCallum                                                     only the politicians who treat
   Opponents of the 24-hour brothel say the area, which already     most absurdly of all Mark                                                                                       us as mugs.
has a lot of industrial development, is inappropriate because of    Latham, cynically presented as                                                                                     But even now there is some
proximity to schools, but the law says a brothel is a permissible   a journalist by the Sixty Min-          much for real action, a concept     what it claimed was the rort-       hope. Last week the High
use for such an area.                                               utes program, with licence to           which was always as bizarre as      ing and waste involved in the       Court upheld an appeal run
   The five councillors (Polglase, Joan van Lieshout, Phil Young-   make a complete dickhead of             real Julia. Unless Abbott can       reckless and unnecessary ex-        by the GetUp organisation
blutt and somewhat surprisingly, Barry Longland and the Greens’ himself.                                    be goaded into the open by          penditure of public funds.          and overturned the iniquitous
Katie Milne), have gambled ratepayers’ money on this risky rejec-      A farcical plotline. In which        taunts of cowardice, Labor will       Alas, Orgill found that BER       legislation of the Howard gov-
tion in their bid to appeal to the wowser brigade.                  heroes and villains are essen-          have to rely on its own devices     had in fact succeeded in its        ernment which cut short the
   In their refusal, councillors including the mayor, said the      tially interchangeable and po-          – which now consist mainly          primary aim of stimulating          time new voters could enrol
brothel was inconsistent with the desired character for the area    litical certainties change scene        of hopes and prayers that the       the building industry and the       once an election was called. It
and the Tweed in general and would potentially create adverse       by scene: nothing is constant or        Kevin Rudd intervention does        economy more generally at the       appears that the law was not
community impact – ironically arguments used by opponents           believable. And the dialogue:           not run out of control and blow     time of the Global Economic         only undemocratic but uncon-
of the divisive world rally which mayor Polglase and his fac-       could the great absurdists, Har-        the whole campaign to smith-        Recession, that the complaints      stitutional.
tion strongly backed. It was pointed out in our letters columns     old Pinter, Eugene Ionesco or           ereens.                             against it were a mere 2.7 per         The full ramifications of the
recently that councillors should use the same criteria to give the  Samuel Beckett ever have pro-              There will, of course, be new    cent – far lower than would         decision will not be known
red light to future rally events.                                   duced such a barrage of mean-           announcements and promises          normally be expected from a         until the court publishes its
   Only this week, the mayor was forced to defend the council’s     ingless waffle?                         before the finish, but they are     program of this kind – and that     detailed judgement, but the
million-dollar legal bill after a developer lobby group claimed        No, it isn’t dull, but it is awful   unlikely to be of the kind that     while there had been some ab-       immediate result is that about
NSW councils were wasting millions in ratepayer money defend-       beyond parody. And it appears           will capture the imagination        normally high costs involved,       100,000 people who had been
ing bad planning decisions.                                         that the public is responding           of millions. More probably the      these amounted to no more           deprived of their right to vote
   In the 2008-09 financial year, Tweed council spent $1,151,741    with appropriate disdain. The           two sides will intensify their      than about 5 per cent of the        can now turn up at the polling
in legal costs, a huge increase from the $400,000 spent on legal    polls are all over the place and        attacks on each other – it was      total and this could be justified   booths.
costs in 2006-07. The mayor said the current case against the       the swings vary wildly not only         instructive to hear Tony Ab-        by the need to get the projects        This is a huge win, not just
brothel would cost around $20,000, telling media he thought the from state to state, but from               bott whingeing about Labor’s        moving as quickly as possible.      for the new voters but for the
challenge had strong community support.                             seat to seat.                           negativity, while at the same       The cost overruns had been          whole country and indeed for
   But we doubt such a decision had full support across the            The consensus at the time            time asserting that his own first   greatest in New South Wales,        democracy itself. Let’s hear it
community, especially when faced with increased rates, fees and     of writing (Monday morning)             priority if elected would be not    but so had the speed of build-      for GetUp.
charges to cover such costs in future.                              seems to be that Labor should           to do several things.
   Only lawyers can benefit from these type of irresponsible deci- hold enough of its marginals to             From a policy point of view,
sions, pocketing dollars for defending the indefensible.            retain government, but given            the campaign has been like a
                                                                    that last week they were gone           really bad game of soccer in
                      Tweed Shire Echo                              for all money and a couple of           which both teams do little
                                                                    weeks before that they were             more than pass the ball back-       Criminal Law, Traffic Law & Court Work
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                             Editor Luis Feliu                      home and hosed, it would be             wards and forwards between                   Family Law, Property,
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Letters to the Editor
Deadline: Noon, Tuesday
Letters longer than 200 words may
                                       The cut and thrust of this lacklustre election
be cut and pseudonyms are not            My fear of Tony Abbott be-         he’s playing the Australian       ernment is the worst I’ve ever Now it appears nothing will         majors. Even though a major
acceptable.                            coming our prime minister just       people for mugs, hoping to        seen, or heard about.             change for many years.           will probably be elected you
Please include your full name,         keeps getting worse. First was       somehow sneak into govern-                            John Fihelly     The only bright note for      have made your voice/dissat-
address and phone number.              his claim that women would           ment without offering any                                Kingscliff those who advocate for our       isfaction/preference heard…
                                       never be equal to men. Then          substantial policy or vision.                                       students in public schools is    which is a beginning and a
Lottery dreaming                       there was his attempt to tell        Even Malcolm Fraser and              As someone who believes that the Greens have very pos-          degree of personal empow-
Mayor Warren Polglase be-              women what they should do            John Hewson, two ex-Liberal       that public education is the itive policies which put need         erment. Remember to num-
lieves the federal government’s        with their ‘gift’. Just when I       leaders, have stated publicly     cornerstone of our democracy before greed.                         ber every box on your ballot
promise of funds is a ‘lucky           thought he could go no lower         in recent days that the federal   I am dismayed that the major                    Chris Goudkamp     form otherwise it will be an
dip’. Has he already forgotten         there was his attempt to turn        opposition is not ready to gov-   political parties continue to al-                 Murwillumbah     informal/wasted vote, ie. not
how he became mayor?                   sexual assault into a joke.          ern Australia.                    low a discredited school fund-                                     counted at all.
   ‘As far as a council is con-          Tony should know better              Tony Abbott is a risk simply    ing system to continue.              More people are becoming                         Karen Stuart
cerned that’s totally unsatisfac-      than to try and score such lu-       because Aussies don’t know           Of course one is not at all disillusioned with the current                       Hastings Point
tory. To take a lottery chance         dicrous points. It makes me          what policies he would imple-     surprised that Tony Abbott is political process but also feel-
of getting the money, we’re not        wonder whether he has taught         ment as prime minister, but       happy to continue to see pri- ing there is nothing they can           Voting for an independent
interested in that’, Mr Polglase       his daughters that ‘no means         I am sure a return to Work-       vate schools receive the vast do to make a difference or           and numbering your prefer-
is quoted as saying.                   no’. No self-respecting human        Choices may well be on the        majority of federal recurrent change the system. However,          ences is the way you can make
   Does he now speak for ev-           should denigrate themselves          cards.                            funding and is happy to allow you don’t have to vote how the       the most from your vote on
eryone? Are such matters no            by giving him a vote.                                 Paddy Dwyer      over half of the private schools major parties tell you to, to     Saturday, August 21. You can
longer decided by democratic                                 G Pearson                     Murwillumbah       to receive more funds than make your vote count.                   give the major parties the mes-
process following departmen-                                 Kingscliff                                       they are entitled to according       Firstly, vote for indepen-    sage that we want them to
tal advice? If so, perhaps we                                                  Well you confuse us, Mungo.    to the existing formula. That dents. They support local            listen to our community. The
should get rid of all those re-           If the Liberal candidate for      It was only recently in your      has been Liberal Party policy community involvement and            Tweed is growing at such a
dundant council officers, plus         Richmond, Joan van Lieshout,         column you were calling for       for many years.                   issues. Don’t be fooled by the   fast rate and we need to have a
the general manager and the            is waiting for directions from       Julia to be PM, and now you’re       Julia Gillard, when she was major parties saying votes are      representative that listens to us
other predominately useless,           the Liberal Party head office on     asking ALP factional bosses to    education minister, initiated a wasted on independents. One        and represents our needs in the
gagged, councillors, and with          what to do and say she will be       ‘stand and take a bow,’ claim-    review into the funding of our vote for them counts only           government.
the wages our multi-tasking            greatly disappointed for there       ing ‘they demanded Rudd be        schools. Here was a chance once and goes no further.                  Julie Boyd has worked tire-
mayor will save us, we won’t           are no policies from Tony Ab-        replaced’.                        that things could change and         Secondly, vote preferen-      lessly for the Tweed commu-
need federal or state govern-          bott to talk about.                     Everything to do with the      a more equitable system ad- tially to make your vote for           nity over the last four years
ment assistance.                          The Liberal Party campaign        ALP and their supporters          opted. The Howard govern- the House of Representatives             and has actively campaigned
   At the same time Mr Pol-            launch in Brisbane on Sunday         seems like a circus these days.   ment’s funding arrangements truly representative. By num-          to promote sustainable de-
glase is declaring that he will        (August 8) will go down as           It’s astounding that a former     that were put in place in 2000 bering all the boxes the value      velopment in this area. Think
only accept $1.5 million from          one of the most uninspiring          PM can openly lie, denying        would continue until the end of just one vote cascades down        about the future you want for
the federal government on              in recent memory. There were         he leaked information from        of 2012 and then would hope- to others and is counted many         your children in this area. Vote
his terms, council’s natural           no policies, there was not even      cabinet meetings. He’s fooling    fully be replaced by a fairer times. So, even if you vote for      1 for an independent. Follow
resource manager, Jane Loft-           a hint as to what the Liberal        nobody.                           system commencing in 2013. a candidate who isn’t finally           this up with the Greens as they
house, is reportedly reaching          Party will do should they be            The blind spot in ALP think-      Recently she abandoned elected, your vote counts for            have actively campaigned for
out to the state government            the next government. All we          ing was to king-hit the mining    that timeline and no chang- more. Voters can manipulate            policies to make our future
for immediate assistance to fix        really know is that Mr Ab-           industry, which would have        es will be made before 2014, the preferential system in            more sustainable and number
the Kingscliff beach erosion           bott will axe trade training in      king-hit our economy. The         which of course is after the many ways to show protest             all your preferences to the end
problem, which well may have           schools, end the computers in        Greenies are anti-business,       next election cycle. She has in and dissatisfaction.               to make sure your vote counts
been avoided by the proper             schools program, close down          and the more power they get,      fact betrayed the majority of        Vote number one for your      as much as it possibly can.
maintenance of the creek en-           GP super clinics and scrap the       the higher our unemployment       Australia’s students who at- independent candidate, eg. Ju-        Let’s get our voices heard.
trance.                                national broadband network           will rise.                        tend public schools to seek lie Boyd, then number all oth-                            Chris Cherry
   Maybe Mr Polglase should            and much more besides.                  Abbott is an honest man        a political advantage in this er independents and lastly the                             Wooyung
follow his luck anyway; af-               It’s all negativity from Tony     who won’t mismanage our           election; such is the influence
ter winning the lucky dip for          Abbott, and worse than that          economy. The present gov-         of the private school lobby.
mayor he may just ‘crack it’           Youngblutt, Skinner and Hol-         cluding Warren voted Brian        ings by invitation’ which are
again in the federal govern-           dom, should ring alarm bells         Ray (Salt developer) a seat on    recommended to occur ‘ev-
ment funding ‘lottery’. Go for         because on close inspection it       the Tweed Futures Steering        ery time.’ It’s not hard to guess
it anyway, Wazza, our future           reveals merely that ‘council will    Committee which was already       who would be invited.                               Dr Rod Whitehead
is in your hands (now there’s a        decide who will have a say in        stacked with pro-development        To save a lot of money and
comforting thought).                   this community and the man-          councillors.                      gain an understanding of                                                Dr Rod Whitehead
                    Margaret Bergen    ner in which they say it’.             This latest reincarnation       the majority view in Tweed,
                          Kingscliff      The strategy’s intention to       will be comprised of a ran-       council need only go back to
                                       find the majority view about         domly selected citizen’s panel    the last election where the                                          EPC
Non-consultation                       the direction this shire should      but while the panel would         majority view was to curb
The draft community consulta-          be heading is a furphy; way          be used ‘on rare occasions’       unsustainable development.                    Dr Brian Tracey
tion strategy being pushed by          back in 2003 majority pro-           the sting comes in the secret     One of Warren’s own noisy
the mayor and his ‘disciples,’
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                                       development councillors in-          ‘personal briefings’ or ‘meet-                continued overleaf

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                                                  continued from page 9              Land use questions            run on this land? I thought        independent states subject only
                                                                              I want to register my objec-
                                                  pre-election spiels took on a                                    that current thinking was that     to Britain as the source of that
                                                  note of concern about over- tion to the emergency services       cattle should not be allowed       power. Each state had estab-
                                                  development but very few be-centre mooted for agricultural       near waterways for fear of algal   lished under its power a series
                                    100% Pure                                 land at the Kingscliff/Cudgen
                                                  lieved him and the vast major-                                   bloom?                             of local government entities.
                                                  ity voted Green.            village interchange lights.             I am reading through the        To set up the commonwealth
                                   Bamboo Quilt      This strategy will go the way
                                                                                 1. It is rurally protected land   draft LEP for 2010 and the         as a union of those powers the
                                                  of all those other lip service
                                                                              and should remain so. No one         map is a fabulous tool, get        states ceded to the new body
                                                  strategies so that council can
                                                                              should be able to bully us out of    online and have a look at it.      the powers of foreign affairs,
                                                  continue to belligerently re-
                                                                              that zoning.                     import and export and inter-
                                                  fuse to listen to the commu-   2. It just doesn’t make sense     au/draftlep2010/Default.aspx.      state communications in the
                                                  nity on any decisions – at least
                                                                              to have it there. Isn’t such a          If you’ve been thinking         post and telegraph services,
                                                  for the next few years.     service centre better located        about objecting to something,      and transport. These were
                                   Trish Mann with an onramp to the M1?            please do it now. We have bul-     their only income sources and
                                                                   Burringbar For example somewhere close          lies serving on council and it’s   all other powers, and income
                                                                              to or opposite the BP service        important that we hold bullies     remained with the states. Thus
                                                                              station? Couldn’t an onramp          to account. Read what the lo-      they are the sovereign bodies
                                                                              be constructed for this?             cals wanted for Hastings Point!    of this nation.
                                                                                 3. Chinderah is flood-prone          Since then the power to
                                                                              – how will they get to the M1        PlanDevBuild/PlanningFu-           make laws for Aborigines and
                                                                              when emergency services are          tureTweedPlanning.aspx then        levy income taxes have been
                                                                              needed?                              click on Hastings Point ‘Sum-      ceded to the feds. All other
                                                                                 Regarding the block pro-          mary of responses’.                federal legislation is technically
                                                                              posed for the emergency cen-                           Tracey Stride    unconstitutional.
                                                                              tre, I believe the owner is going                           Cudgen         During World War II the
                                                                              to run cattle on it, so a fence is                                      states ceded their income tax-
                                                                              currently being erected. One         States are here to stay            ing powers to the feds and re-
                                                                              of the local farmers said years      The comments by indepen-           fused to take them back when
                                                                              ago that once agricultural land      dents in the present federal       they were offered.
                                                                              is fenced it is the death knell      election (The Echo, July 22) are      The GST could be legis-
                                                                              for farming because tractors         spot on, and reflect much con-     lated for only by agreement
                                                                              and other machinery have to          temporary thought. By their        with the states. Recently Kevin
                                                                              use busy roads to access their       own actions, the states have       Rudd could not legislate for his
    1.5kW system fully installed $5,700* with 3kW               inverter      properties. I have a few ques-       rendered themselves largely        hospital program without the
                                                                              tions about this:                    redundant. Getting rid of them     blessing of the states.
                                                                                 1. Is an application to fence     would not be easy. The states         The regular gathering of
                                                                              agricultural land required?          are constitutionally the sover-    states in consultation with the
                                                                                 2. If so, has it been applied     eign powers in this country.       feds is the connection that al-
                                                                              for and approved?                    Why?                               lows the latter to govern the
                                                                                 3. The land backs onto a             The disparate colonies set up   nation.
                                                                              small waterway that feeds            on this continent in the 19th         How is it possible to remove
                                                                              Cudgen Creek, and this wa-           century, for various reasons,      the sovereign powers of the
                                                                              terway runs quite rapidly dur-       by Britain were progressively      nation?
                                                                              ing periods of heavy rain. Is        empowered as self-governing                          Ossie Brunner
                                                                              it appropriate that cattle are       entities with the full powers of                   Murwillumbah

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 The Tweed Coast is set to become the               The centre will offer the best coaching
 epicentre of surfing in Australia following the    for surfers of all abilities and is designed     The statistics tell the real story of where   events and seven state longboard events.
 announcement late last month by the federal        not just for the Australian team or              surfing is at in 2010, with not just 2.5      Surfing is no doubt one of the most
 government to help fund a multi-million-           professional surfers but also anyone who         million recreational surfers, but 314,000     marketable sports in Australia and will
 dollar national surfing training centre to         wants to boost their surfing skills.             annual surf school participants, 201 major    continue to be so with such an extensive
 be built at Casuarina Beach next year.             In announcing the $2 million in funding          events a year, 12,000 event participants,     event pathway.
 The Tweed already boasts two current               for the centre, federal sports minister Kate
 world champions in Mick Fanning and                Ellis said that without a doubt Australia
 Stephanie Gilmour plus past champion               was the best surfing nation in the world
 Mark Occhilupo and has scores of up                and the government wanted to safeguard
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 donated by the developers of Casuarina             Australia and the world including surf wear

 Beach, Consolidated Properties.                    and fashion and continues to be a big part
 The facility will help enable the surfing          of the Tweed and national economies.
 body to provide coaching accreditation             The Tweed has some well-known point
 and professional development courses               and beach breaks such as D-bah and the
 to its 22,800 members and 209 affiliated           nearby sand-pumping jetty and of course
 clubs for the fast-growing sport enjoyed           further up the road the Gold Coast also
 by around two-and-a-half million                   brags some hot spots such as Snapper
 Australians each year.                             Rocks, which draws some of the world’s
 It will no doubt, as many champions,               top surfers, especially during the big-swell
 administrators and politicians said, keep          part of the season.
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Television Guide
1. Casey Affleck broods effectively in Gone
Baby Gone (Prime, Friday, 8.30pm), a superior
mystery thriller.
2. Romain Duris stars in Molière (SBS1,
Saturday, 10pm), a comedy set around the life
of one of France’s great playwrights.
3. Men behave badly in the 1950s as the
advertising industry is exposed in a new series
of Mad Men (SBS1, Sunday, 9.30pm). See
the work of their successors on The Gruen                                   1                                                               2                                                                        3
Transfer on ABC1 on Friday nights at 11.20pm.

                               ABC 1                                                SBS 1                                              PRIME                                                 TEN                                                  NBN
              4.30 Shortland Street 5.00 Something In The Air    5.00 Weatherwatch 5.05 World News             6.00 Sunrise                                               6.00 Ten Early News                                 5.30 Today 9.00 Kerri-Anne 11.00 Infomercials
               5.30 The New Inventors                             1.00 The Food Lovers’ Guide To Australia     9.00 The Morning Show                                      7.00 Kids’ Programs                                 12.00 Ellen Degeneres Show
               6.00 Kids’ Programs                                1.30 Insight                                11.30 Seven Morning News                                    9.00 Ten News                                        1.00 The View
              11.00 Catalyst                                      2.30 Darwin’s Lost Paradise                 12.00 Movie: Antwone Fisher (M 2002)                       10.00 The Circle                                      2.00 Days Of Our Lives
              11.30 The New Inventors                             3.30 Letters And Numbers                          Derek Luke, Denzel Washington, Joy                   12.00 Dr Phil                                         3.00 Alive And Cooking
              12.00 Midday Report                                 4.00 The Journal                                  Bryant, Salli Richardson-Whitfield                    1.00 Oprah Winfrey Show                              3.30 Magical Tales
              12.30 Enough Rope With Andrew Denton                4.30 Newshour                                2.30 Home Improvement                                      2.00 Ready Steady Cook                               4.00 Pyramid
               1.30 East Of Everything                            5.30 Global Village                          3.00 Find My Family                                        3.00 Judge Judy                                      4.30 News
               2.30 Spicks And Specks                             6.00 Letters And Numbers                     3.30 All For Kids                                          3.30 Infomercial                                     5.00 Antiques Roadshow
               3.00 Kids’ Programs                                6.30 World News Australia                    4.00 It’s Academic                                         4.00 Huey’s Kitchen                                  5.30 Hot Seat
               6.00 Meerkat Manor                                 7.30 Coast Felixstowe to Margate             4.30 Seven News                                            4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful                      6.00 NBN News
               6.30 Can We Help?                                  8.30 As It Happened: Living With The         5.00 M*A*S*H                                               5.00 Ten News                                        7.00 A Current Affair
               7.00 ABC News                                           Enemy Germany during the summer of 5.30 Deal Or No Deal                                            6.00 The Simpsons                                    7.30 Friday Night Football LIVE – Brisbane
               7.30 Stateline                                          1945                                    6.00 Prime News                                            6.30 Neighbours                                           Broncos v Parramatta Eels
               8.00 Collectors                                    9.30 World News Australia                    6.30 Seven News                                            7.00 The 7pm Project                                 9.30 Friday Night Football Cronulla Sharks
               8.30 Waking The Dead (M)                          10.05 Sex Blog Girls (MA)                     7.00 Home And Away                                         7.30 Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution                       v Sydney Roosters

              10.15 The IT Crowd (M)                             11.00 Movie: Body To Body (M 2002) French 7.30 Better Homes And Gardens                                  8.30 NCIS (M)                                       11.30 Movie: Knockaround Guys (AV 2001)
              10.40 Lateline                                           thriller. Stars Emmanuelle Seigne,      8.30 Movie: Gone Baby Gone (M 2007)                        9.30 Numb3rs (M)                                          Vin Diesel, John Malkovich, Dennis
              11.20 The Gruen Transfer (M)                             Philippe Torreton                            Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan,                    10.30 Outrageous Fortune (MA)                              Hopper, Seth Green
              11.50 rage (M)                                     12.45 Movie: Cronicas (MA 2004) Mexican            Morgan Freeman, Ed Harris                            11.30 Ten Late News                                   1.20 Movie: Scared Silent (M 2002)
                                                                       thriller. Stars John Leguizamo, Damián 10.55 AFL Premiership Season Collingwood                   12.00 Sports Tonight                                       Penelope Ann Miller, Reed Diamond
                                                                       Alcázar, Leonor Watling                      v Essendon                                           12.30 The Late Show With David Letterman             3.20 Slash 3.30 Entertainment Tonight 4.00
                                ABC 2                             2.30 Weatherwatch                            2.00 Home Shopping                                        1.30 Infomercials 5.00 Religion                      Infomercial 4.30 Good Morning America
              5.30 Message Stick (G*) 6.00 ABC News Breakfast
              9.00 Kids’ Programs
               6.00 The Fabulous Beekman Boys
                                                                                     SBS 2                                              7 TWO                                             ONE HD                                                   GO!
               6.30 Dirty Jobs                                    5.00 Weatherwatch 6.40 World News                                                                       6.00 Golf Central 6.30 Grand-Am Sportscar Series     6.00 Kids’ Programs 10.30 Entertainment Tonight
                                                                                                                       6.00 Kids Time 8.30 Sons & Daughters 9.00 Home
               7.10 The Daily Show                                 6.00 Global Village                                 & Away 9.30 Shortland Street 10.00 Coronation      8.30 MVP 9.00 Major League Baseball – LIVE 12.00     11.00 TMZ 11.30 Married With Children 12.00
               7.35 The Colbert Report                             6.30 Feast Greece                                   Street 10.30 Emmerdale 11.00 All My Children       This Week In Baseball 12.30 Sports Unlimited         Here’s Lucy 12.30 Seinfeld 1.00 Eastwick (M)
               8.00 The Worst Week Of My Life                      7.00 Food Investigators                             12.00 Martha Stewart Show 1.00 Kitchen Time        1.00 Transworld Sport 2.30 IAAF Athletix 3.00        3.00 Just Shoot Me 3.30 The Nanny 4.00 Kids’
                                                                   7.30 India Reborn                                     2.30 Movie: Cromwell (PG 1970) Richard           Omnisport 3.30 Football Stars Of Tomorrow 4.00       Programs 6.00 Movie: Kangaroo Jack (PG 2004)
               8.30 Life On Mars (M)
                                                                   8.30 Unexplained Churchill’s Witch                         Harris, Robert Morley, Frank Finlay         Test Series Netball – Australia v Jamaica 6.00       Ahmed Best, Josh Keaton 7.30 Movie: National
               9.30 Muse In Teignmouth, Devon                                                                                                                             Omnisport 6.30 Snowshow 7.00 Sports Tonight          Lampoon’s Vacation (PG 1983) Chevy Chase,
              10.30 Crossroads Def Leppard and Taylor              9.30 Movie: Election (MAV 2005)                     5.30 Full House 6.00 The Amazing Race 7.00
                                                                        Cantonese drama. Stars Simon Yam,              Airline USA 7.30 Ghost Whisperer 8.30 Escape        7.30 Warren Miller’s Friday Feature                 Beverly D’Angelo 9.30 CSI: Miami (M) 10.30 CSI:
                    Swift                                                                                                                                                       Playground                                     New York (M) 11.30 Movie: The Exorcist (AV 1973)
              11.30 Oasis                                               Tony Leung Ka Fai, Louis Koo                   To The Country 9.45 60 Minute Makeover 10.45
                                                                  11.10 Movie: Dark Water (M 2002)                     Inside Maximum Security (M) 11.40 Movie: White     9.30 Pro Bull Air Race Highlights 10.30 UFC          William Friedkin, Ellen Burstyn, Max Von Sydow,
              12.35 Planet Rock Profiles James Blunt                                                                                                                      94 12.30 Sports Tonight Late 1.00 MVP 1.30           Linda Blair, Jason Miller 2.00 Sex Shop (MA) 2.30
               1.05 A Place In Greece                                   Japanese drama. Stars Hitomi Kuroki,           Lightning (PG 1973) Burt Reynolds, Jennifer
                                                                                                                       Billingsley, Ned Beatty, Bo Hopkins 1.40 AFL       Omnisport 2.00 Major League Baseball 4.40            Seinfeld 3.00 I Dream Of Jeannie 3.30 Bewitched
              1.35 Zoo Days 2.00 Close                                  Rio Kanno, Mirei Oguchi                                                                                                                                4.00 Just Shoot Me 4.30 TMZ 5.00 Married With
                                                                                                                       Footy Flashbacks                                   Sports Unlimited 5.30 Omnisport
                                                                   1.00 Weatherwatch                                                                                                                                           Children 5.30 The Flintstones

                               ABC 1                                                SBS 1                                              PRIME                                                 TEN                                                  NBN
               5.00 rage (PG)                                     5.00 Weatherwatch                              6.00 Saturday Club                                       6.00 Kids’ Programs                                  6.00 Infomercials
              11.00 Poh’s Kitchen                                 5.05 World News                                7.00 Weekend Sunrise                                    10.00 Hit List TV                                     7.00 Weekend Today Saturday
              11.30 Message Stick (G*) Caring for country         1.00 Opera: L’orgeo                            9.00 Kids’ Programs                                     12.00 Landed Music                                    9.00 Saturday Kerri-Anne
              12.00 Stateline                                     2.55 Jean-Luc Godard                          12.00 V8 Xtra                                            12.30 Hook Line & Sinker                             10.00 Kid’s Programs
              12.30 Australian Story                              3.25 Art In The 21st Century                  12.30 King Of The Hill                                    1.00 Everybody Hates Chris                           2.00 Movie: The Cincinnati Kid (PG 1965)
               1.00 Foreign Correspondent                         4.30 Newshour                                  1.00 Human Body Sight                                    2.00 Ax Men                                               Steve McQueen, Ann-Margret, Tuesday
               1.30 Can We Help?                                  5.30 Mythbusters                               2.10 Movie: Welcome To Mooseport (PG                     3.00 AFL Premiership Season LIVE –                        Weld
               2.00 Island Life Lizard Island                     6.30 World News Australia                           2003) Gene Hackman, Ray Romano,                          Sydney v Fremantle                              4.00 Discover Downunder
               3.00 Rugby Union Shute Shield LIVE –               7.30 Monster Moves                                  Marcia Gay Harden, Maura Tierney                    6.00 Ten News                                        4.30 Fishing Australia
                    Eastwood v Sydney Uni                         8.30 Iron Chef                                 4.30 What’s Up Downunder                                 6.30 Movie: Dr Dolittle 2 (PG 2001) Eddie            5.00 Postcards Australia
               5.00 Trans Tasman Bowls Aust v NZ                  9.20 RocKwiz                                   5.00 Guide To The Good Life                                   Murphy, Kristen Wilson, Michael                 5.30 Home Cooked! With Julie Goodwin
               6.00 Planet Food Morocco                          10.00 Movie: Molière (PG 2007) French           5.30 Sydney Weekender                                         Rapaport, Raven-Symon Pearman                   6.00 NBN News
               6.30 Gardening Australia                                comedy set in 1644 Paris when writer      6.00 Seven News                                          8.35 Movie: Lara Croft Tomb Raider – The             6.30 Australia’s Funniest Home Videos
               7.00 ABC News                                           Molière was 22 years-old. Stars Romain 6.30 David Suchet On The Orient Express                          Cradle Of Life (M 2003) Angelina Jolie,         7.30 Movie: Arthur And The Invisibles (PG
               7.30 New Tricks                                         Duris, Fabrice Luchini, Ludivine Sagnier 7.30 Movie: Meet The Robinsons (G 2007)                        Gerard Butler, Chris Barrie, Noah Taylor             2006) Freddie Highmore, Mia Farrow,

               8.30 The Bill (M)                                 12.00 So Frenchy, So Chic                            Animation                                          10.45 AFL Premiership Season Western                       David Bowie, Snoop Dogg, Madonna
               9.15 ABC News Update                              12.30 Shameless (MA)                            9.30 Movie: Licence To Kill (M 1989)                          Bulldogs v Geelong                              8.40 Lotto
               9.20 The Prisoner (M)                              1.25 Speaking In Tongues (M)                        Timothy Dalton, Carey Lowell, Robert                1.15 Infomercials                                    9.30 Movie: Run Fatboy Run (M 2007)
              10.10 Ashes To Ashes (M)                            2.00 Weatherwatch                                   Davi, Talisa Soto, Benicio Del Toro                 2.15 Video Hits Up Late                                   Simon Pegg, Thandie Newton
              11.05 rage (M)                                                                                    12.20 Heroes (M)                                         2.30 Infomercials 4.00 Religion                      11.30 Movie: House Of Sand And Fog (MA
                                                                                                                 2.20 Home Shopping                                                                                                 2004) Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley
                                                                                     SBS 2                                                                                                                                     2.00 Movie: Summer Holiday (G 1963) Cliff
                                ABC 2                             5.00 Weatherwatch 6.40 World News                                                                                       ONE HD                                    Richard, Lauri Peters, David Kossoff
              6.00 Kids’ Program 6.00 At The Movies                6.00 The Squiz                                                       7 TWO                             6.00 Transworld Sport 7.00 IAAF Athletix 7.30        4.00 Infomercials
               6.30 Heartland                                      6.30 Feast Greece                                    6.00 Friday Night Footy Encore                    Football Stars Of Tomorrow 8.00 NASCAR
               7.30 Heart And Soul                                 7.00 Food Investigators                                   Collingwood v Essendon                       Nationwide Series 9.00 Major League Baseball                             GO!
               8.30 Movie: Emerald City (M 1988) A tale            7.30 A History Of Britain                            8.30 Harry’s Practice                             – LIVE 12.00 TNA Xplosion 12.30 Red Bull Air
                    of two cities, four people and life’s                                                                                                                 Race 1.30 Spirit Of Yachting 2.00 Snowshow           6.00 Kids’ Programs 1.00 Get Smart 2.00 Here’s
                                                                   8.30 Stalin (M) Three Faces of Evil – The            9.00 Movie: Ride The High Iron (PG 1956)                                                               Lucy 3.00 Seinfeld 4.00 Hogan’s Heroes 5.00
                    little pleasures. Stars Nicole Kidman,              Tyrant                                               Don Taylor, Sally Forrest                    2.30 Omnisport
                    John Hargreaves                                                                                                                                        3.00 AFL Premiership Season LIVE –                  Green Acres 5.30 The Nanny
                                                                   8.35 Spiral (M) French murder mystery               10.30 Movie: Vera Cruz (PG 1954) Burt                                                                    6.30 Movie: Dennis The Menace (PG
              10.00 Movie: Travelling North (PG 1987)                   series                                               Lancaster, Gary Cooper, Denise Darcel              Sydney v Fremantle
                    A retiree falls in love with a divorcee                                                                                                               6.00 Sports Tonight 6.30 Before The Game 7.30              1993) Nick Castle, Walter Matthau
                                                                   9.30 Movie: Hidden (MAV 2005) French                12.30 Movie: Fire Down Below (PG 1957)                                                                   8.30 Movie: The Lord Of The Rings – The
                    and they move to an idyllic retire-                                                                                                                   Arsenal TV Football 8.30 NASCAR Sprint Cup 9.50
                                                                        thriller. Stars Juliette Binoche, Maurice            Rita Hayworth, Jack Lemmon, Robert           MotoGP Qualifying                                          Two Towers (M 2002) Peter Jackson,
                    ment home in Queensland. Stars Leon                 Benichou, Lester Makedonski                          Mitchum
                    McKern                                                                                                                                                11.10 AFL Premiership Season Western                       Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen
                                                                  11.30 Movie: Wild (MA 2000) Israeli com-             2.45 Home & Away Catch-Up 5.00 Hooked On
              11.35 Hairtales (M)                                                                                                                                               Bulldogs v Geelong                             12.15 Movie: Druids (M 2001) Jacques
                                                                        edy. Stars Omer Barnea, Dor Peles, Adi         Fishing 5.30 Better Homes And Gardens 6.30
              12.30 Enemies Of Reason                                                                                  Dr Finlay 7.30 Heartbeat 8.30 Lewis (M) 10.30
                                                                                                                                                                          1.40 Omnisport 2.10 Goodwood Festival Of Speed             Dorfmann, Christopher Lambert
                                                                        Azroni                                                                                             3.00 NASCAR Nationwide Series LIVE                  2.40 Seinfeld 3.30 Get Smart 4.30 Green Acres
               1.20 Portrait Of A Distant Land (G*)                1.10 Weatherwatch                                   A Touch Of Frost (M) 12.30 The World Around Us
                                                                                                                       1.30 AFL Footy Flashbacks                                from Michigan                                  5.00 Top Cat 5.30 The Flintstones
               1.50 Close

 stars                                      ARIES: If recent cosmic configurations
                                            have dragged you through the existential
                                            shredder, this week applies soothing
                                            lubricant to life’s raw edges with quality
                                                                                          of impulse buying and the likelihood of
                                                                                          being swept away by a sudden attraction
                                                                                          to an irresistible someone or something.
                                                                                          Looks like the love bug’s biting and it’s
                                                                                                                                        of opportunity to focus on writing your
                                                                                                                                        wish list for the coming year.  
                                                                                                                                        VIRGO: Virgo writer Paolo Coelho says:
                                                                                                                                        Things pass, and the best we can do is
                                                                                                                                                                                      surprising, high energy week brims
                                                                                                                                                                                      with creative passion and romantic
                                                                                                                                                                                      sass.  Mars and Venus in the loving
                                                                                                                                                                                      couple placement suggest a magnificent
                                                                                                                                                                                      attraction, plenty of dramatic action, a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     being the same either way.  The secret
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to dealing with this week is making it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     easy for others to help you and being
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     extremely appreciative when they do.
                                            attention and feel-good invitations to        going viral…                                  let them really go away… Otherwise                                                           AQUARIUS: Make your mind your friend
                                            revive your pleasure centres, jump-start                                                                                                  booty call, and in the immortal words of       this week, so it helps instead of hinders
                                                                                          CANCER: Cancerians are the zodiac’s           they start affecting our health.  This week   Little Richard, that ain’t all.  
                                            your heart and restore a your joie de         number one romantics and this is the          needs you making your home beautiful,                                                        you.  Start by asking it which things in
                                            vivre.                                        week for expressing it with candlelit         its atmosphere harmonious and your            SAGITTARIUS: Archers tend to be as             your life need to be either redesigned or
WITH LILITH                                                                                                                             thought processes peaceful no matter          direct as the Sagittarian arrow, but others    left behind: ideas, attitudes, behaviour,
                                   TAURUS: This week what you say                         whatevers, presents, tender words.  Feel
WITH LILITH                                                                                                                             what’s going on.                              don’t necessarily operate the same             aspirations, associates. Then request
                                   will definitely be what you get, so                    the love, spread it around and whatever
                                                                                                                                                                                      way.  Don’t let this week’s pleasantries       some user-friendly methods of achieving
     For anyone suffering from     don’t act on assumptions, especially                   you water with your care and attention        LIBRA: Pressure test, invention test or       lull you into a false sense of security - be   this.  
                                   the one that you know everything                       should produce delightful results where       mystery challenge: whatever ingredients       aware of backstage shenanigans which
 friggatriskaidekaphobia, fear of that’s happening.  The temptation to                    it matters most.                                                                                                                           PISCES: This week bossy types might
                                                                                                                                        this week’s cosmic masterchefs serve up,      necessitate your staying a step ahead of
Friday the 13th, this week’s Mars, overspend is likely to override level-                                                                                                                                                            want you to listen to what they say and
                                                                                          LEO: This week looks like bringing            Mars and Saturn in Libra will turn into       the game.                                      do it their way, which understandably
 Venus and Saturn in Libra bring headed, dollar-conscious McTaurus - but                  your majesty’s flair and artistry the rich    a delicious dish – which Venus in Libra       CAPRICORN: As Capricorn Carlos                 you may rather not.  But these people are
love to town – the heart’s classic is that necessarily such a bad thing?                  recognition they deserve.  It’s hard to       plates up, as Libran George Calombaris is     Castaneda observed, we either make             also desperate for admiration, so keep
                                            GEMINI: This week’s cosmic conflagration      tear yourself away from your adoring          so fond of exclaiming, Beeooteefoolee…        ourselves miserable or make ourselves          buttering them up and they won’t mind
                antidote to fear…
                                            has plenty of sexual sparks flying, a surge   public, but it is also the annual portal      SCORPIO: This vivid, colorful, sexy,          happy, the amount of effort involved           you doing things your way.                                                                                        <echowebsection=TV>                                                                                          The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 13
                              ABC 1                                             SBS 1                                              PRIME                                                   TEN                                                 NBN
             5.00 rage 6.30 Kids’ Programs 9.00 Insiders 10.00 5.00 Weatherwatch                                 6.00 Religion                                         6.00 Religion 7.00 Kids’ Programs                     6.00 Arrive Alive Cup
             Inside Business 10.30 Offsiders 11.00 Asia Pacific 5.15 Spanish Supercup Sevilla v Barcelona        7.00 Weekend Sunrise                                   8.00 Meet The Press                                  7.00 Weekend Today
             Focus 11.30 Songs Of Praise 12.00 Landline 1.00 7.35 World News                                    10.00 AFL Game Day                                      8.30 The Hit Rater.Com                              10.00 Wide World Of Sports
             Gardening Australia 1.30 Message Stick (G*)        10.30 Football Asia                             11.10 Movie: The Hawaiians (PG 1970)                    9.00 The Benchwarmers Oz Made                       11.00 The Sunday Footy Show
              2.00 Travel Oz                                   11.00 Les Murray’s Football Feature                    Charlton Heston, Geraldine Chaplin               10.00 Hit List TV                                    12.00 Sunday Roast
              2.30 The Link Our earliest ancestor              12.00 Futbol Mundial                              2.00 AFL Premiership Season Hawthorn v                12.00 Out Of The Blue                                 1.00 Movie: The First Travelling Saleslady
              3.30 Ondine Ballet                               12.30 Speedweek                                        Melbourne                                         1.00 No Ordinary Journey                                  (G 1956) Ginger Rogers, Carol Channing
              5.15 The Shape Of Water                           1.30 Slave Revolution                            5.00 Border Patrol                                     2.00 I Fish                                          3.00 Rescue Special Ops
              5.30 Art Nation                                   2.30 Science And Islam                           5.30 New Zealand On A Plate                            3.00 Test Series Netball LIVE from the Gold          4.00 Sunday Football Wests Tigers v
              6.00 At The Movies                                3.30 Baby Boom To Bust Missing children          6.00 Seven News                                             Coast – Australia v Jamaica                          Penrith Panthers
              6.30 Mother And Son                               4.30 Living Black                                6.30 Sunday Night                                      5.00 Ten News                                        6.00 NBN News
              7.00 ABC News                                     5.00 Cycling Central                             7.30 Dancing With The Stars                            5.30 Sports Tonight                                  6.30 RBT
              7.30 Life With David Attenborough                 6.00 Thalassa                                    9.45 Bones (M)                                         6.00 The Simpsons                                    7.00 Send In The Dogs
              8.30 Criminal Justice (M)                         6.30 World News Australia                       10.45 Castle (M)                                        6.30 Modern Family                                   7.30 60 Minutes
             10.15 Compass Faith in politics                    7.30 Who Do You Think You Are?                  11.45 Scrubs                                            7.00 Rules Of Engagement                             8.30 CSI (M)
             10.45 Opera: Australia’s La Boheme                 8.30 Dateline                                   12.15 Heroes (M)                                        7.30 Talkin’ ’Bout Your Generation                   9.30 Cold Case (M)

             12.40 Movie: Cat People (PG 1942) Simone           9.30 Mad Men (M) New drama series set in 2.00 Home Shopping 5.30 Seven News                             8.30 Offspring (M)                                  11.30 Primetime Crime (M)
                   Simon, Tom Conway, Jane Randolph                  prestigious New York advertising agen-                                                            10.30 MotoGP Czech Republic                          12.30 Super League
              2.05 Movie: Affairs Of Annabel (G 1938)                cies at the beginning of the 1960s                                                                1.15 Video Hits 1.30 Infomercials 4.00 Religion       2.30 Infomercials
                   Jackie Oakie, Lucille Ball                  10.25 Movie: Caravaggio (M 2007) Part 2 of                          7 TWO                                                                                    3.30 Religion 4.00 Good Morning America 5.00
              3.30 Talking Heads Robyn Davidson                      Italian drama. Stars Alessio Boni, Elena 6.00 AFL Grand Final Classic 8.30 Kids’ Programs                                                              Early Morning News
              4.00 First Tuesday Book Club                           Sofia Ricci, Jondi Mollà                 11.00 Movie: A Funny Thing Happened On The
                                                                                                                                                                                        ONE HD
                                                               12.15 Movie: Campfire (MA 2004) Israeli        Way To The Forum (PG 1966) Buster Keaton, Zero           6.00 NASCAR Nationwide Series 6.30 AFL
                                                                     drama. Stars Moshe Ivgi, Michaela        Mostel, Michael Crawford 1.00 Movie: Undercover          Premiership Season – Western Bulldogs v Geelong                          GO!
                               ABC 2                                 Eshet, Maya Maron                        Blues (PG 1993) Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid,            9.00 Major League Baseball LIVE                     6.00 Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
              6.00 Kids’ Programs                               2.00 Weatherwatch                             Stanley Tucci 3.00 Movie: California Suite (PG           12.00 ATP World Tour Tennis 12.30 Run The Bridge     Highlights 7.00 Kids’ Programs 11.00 Youth
              6.00 Francesco’s Mediterranean Voyage                                                              1978) Jane Fonda, Alan Alda, Walter Matthau            2.00 Warren Miller’s Playground                     Olympic Games Opening Ceremony Highlights
                   Sailing from Venice to Istanbul                                                               5.00 Packed To The Rafters 6.00 That ’70s Show         3.00 Test Series Netball LIVE – Australia v         12.00 The Hills 12.30 Eclipse Music TV 1.00
              6.30 Artscape: John Armleder
                                                                                 SBS 2                           6.30 Breaking The Magician’s Code                           Jamaica                                        Ballistyx Snowboard Show 1.30 Here’s Lucy
              7.00 Art Nation                                  5.00 Weatherwatch 5.05 World News 6.00 ADbc        7.30 Movie: Freaky Friday (PG 2003)                  5.00 I Fish 5.30 British Touring Car Championship    2.30 Hogan’s Heroes 3.30 Green Acres 4.30 The
              7.30 Carmen Lavallade And Geoffrey               6.30 Feast Greece 7.00 Food Investigators 7.30          Lindsay Lohan, Jamie Lee Curtis                  6.30 Sports Tonight                                 Nanny 5.30 Wipeout 6.30 Top Gear 7.30 The
                   Holder Artists                              Two Men In A Trench: Newark 8.30 Spiral (M)        9.30 Movie: Air Force One (M 1997)                    6.45 125cc & MotoGP Motorcycle Racing               Big Bang Theory 8.00 The Middle 8.30 Two And
              9.00 The ABC Of Dance 4 Film                      9.30 Movie: Fateless (M 2005) Hungarian                Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn                     LIVE                                           A Half Men (M)
              9.30 Cold Feet (M)                                     drama. Stars Marcell Nagy, Janos Ban,             Close, Wendy Crewson                             9.10 Sports Tonight                                  9.30 Movie: Alexander (AV 2004) Story of
             10.30 Mandela Day 46664 concert in 2009                 Gyorgy Gazso                                12.00 Movie: Behind Enemy Lines II – Axis              9.30 MotoGP LIVE                                          Alexander the Great. Stars Anthony
                   for Nelson Mandela’s 91st birthday          11.55 Movie: Gloomy Sunday (MA 1999)                    Of Evil (AV 2006) Nicholas Gonzalez,            11.15 NASCAR Sprint Cup 12.30 Omnisport 1.00               Hopkins, Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer
                                                                     German drama. Stars Rolf Schuebel,                Matt Bushell, Keith David                       FA Cup Classics 1.30 Transworld Sport 2.30 AFL       1.20 Hogan’s Heroes 2.00 Home Shopping 4.00
             12.00 jtv Live: Bloc Party (M)
                                                                     Joachim Krol, Erika Marozsan                2.00 AFL Footy Flashback 4.00 Leyland Brothers        Premiership Season – Sydney v Geelong                The Avengers 5.00 The Partridge Family 5.30
              1.10 Beautiful Noise Sloan                                                                                                                                                                                    The Nanny
              2.10 Close                                        1.55 Weatherwatch                                World 5.00 Home Shopping                               5.00 Major League Baseball LIVE

                              ABC 1                                             SBS 1                                              PRIME                                                   TEN                                                 NBN
             4.30 Shortland Street 5.00 Something In The Air 5.00 Weatherwatch 5.05 World News                   6.00 Sunrise                                 6.00 Ten Early News                                           5.30 Today 9.00 Kerri-Anne 11.00 Time/Life
             5.30 The New Inventors                           1.00 Food Lovers’ Guide To Australia               9.00 The Morning Show                        7.00 Kids’ Programs                                           11.30 Infomercial
              6.00 Kids’ Programs                               1.30 Dateline                                   11.30 Seven Morning News                      9.00 Ten News                                                 12.00 Ellen Degeneres Show
             11.00 Landline                                     2.30 Insight                                    12.00 Movie: The Riverman (M 2004)           10.00 The Circle                                                1.00 The View
             12.00 Midday Report                                3.30 Letters And Numbers                              Bruce Greenwood, Sam Jaeger, Sarah     12.00 Dr Phil                                                   2.00 Days Of Our Lives
             12.30 The Casebook Of Sherlock Holmes              4.00 The Journal                                      Manninen, Kathleen Quinlan              1.00 Oprah Winfrey Show                                        3.00 Alive And Cooking
              1.30 The Cook And The Chef                        4.30 Futbol Mundial                              2.00 All Saints (M)                          2.00 Ready Steady Cook                                         3.30 Magical Tales
              2.00 Waterloo Road                                5.00 The Crew                                    3.00 Find My Family                          3.00 Judge Judy                                                4.00 Pyramid
              2.45 Kids’ Programs                               5.30 Global Village                              3.30 All For Kids                            3.30 Infomercial                                               4.30 Afternoon News
              6.00 Travel Oz                                    6.00 Letters And Numbers                         4.00 It’s Academic                           4.00 Huey’s Kitchen                                            5.00 Antiques Roadshow
              6.30 Talking Heads Ray Martin                     6.30 World News Australia                        4.30 Seven News                              4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful                                5.30 Hot Seat
              7.00 ABC News                                     7.30 Mythbusters                                 5.00 M*A*S*H                                 5.00 Ten News                                                  6.00 Evening News
              7.30 The 7.30 Report                              8.30 Man v Wild Dominican Republic               5.30 Deal Or No Deal                         6.00 The Simpsons                                              7.00 A Current Affair
              8.00 Australian Story                             9.30 World News Australia                        6.00 Prime News                              6.30 Neighbours                                                7.30 Two And A Half Men
              8.30 Four Corners                                10.00 Skins (MA)                                  6.30 Seven News                              7.00 The 7pm Project                                           8.00 Hot In Cleveland
              9.20 Media Watch                                 10.55 Entourage (M)                               7.00 Home And Away                           7.30 Undercover Boss                                           8.25 Lotto

              9.35 Q&A                                         11.30 The World Game                              7.30 RSPCA Animal Rescue                     8.30 Good News Week (M)                                        8.30 Rescue Special Ops (M)
             10.35 Lateline                                    12.30 Living Black                                8.00 Under The Hammer                       10.00 Cops (M)                                                  9.30 CSI: Miami (M)
             11.10 Lateline Business                            1.00 Movie: White Palms (M 2006)                 8.30 Criminal Minds (M)                     10.30 Late News With Sports Tonight                            10.30 CSI: NY (M)
             11.35 The War Second World War                          Hungarian drama about a champion            9.30 Covert Affairs (M)                     11.15 The Late Show With David Letterman                       11.30 Til Death
             12.30 The Clinic (M)                                    gymnast who moves to Canada. Stars         10.30 Parking Wars                           12.00 Burn Notice (M)                                          12.00 Super League
              1.25 Movie: The Private Life Of Henry VIII             Zoltan Miklos Hajdu, Kyle Shewfelt         11.00 My Name Is Earl 11.30 Trauma (M) 12.30 1.00 What It Takes Johnny Depp                                  2.00 Infomercials
                   (PG 1933) Charles Laughton, Merle            2.50 Weatherwatch                               Home Shopping 5.30 Seven News                          1.30 Infomercials 4.00 Religion                       3.30 Good Morning America
                   Oberon                                                                                                                                                                                                    5.00 Early Morning News
              3.00 Trans Tasman Bowls Aust v NZ
              4.00 The Cook And The Chef
                                                                                 SBS 2                                             7 TWO                                                ONE HD
                                                               5.00 Weatherwatch 6.40 World News                 6.00 Kids Time 8.30 Sons & Daughters 9.00 Home        6.00 Major League Baseball – LIVE 8.00 ATP World                         GO!
                                                                6.00 Global Village                              & Away 9.30 Shortland Street 10.00 Coronation         Tour Tennis 8.30 TNA Xplosion 9.30 Pro Bull Riding   6.00 Kids’ Programs 10.30 Entertainment Tonight
                               ABC 2                            6.30 Feast Greece                                Street 10.30 Emmerdale 11.00 All My Children          10.30 I Fish 11.00 Countdown To The Ryder Cup        11.00 TMZ 11.30 Married With Children 12.00
             5.30 The Cook And The Chef 6.00 ABC News           7.00 Food Investigators                          12.00 The Martha Stewart Show 1.00 Kitchen            Golf 11.30 AFL Premiership Season – Western          Here’s Lucy 12.30 Seinfeld 1.00 Green Acres 2.00
             Breakfast 9.00 Kids’ Programs 6.00 Collectors      7.30 Professor Regan’s Supermarket               Time 2.30 Movie: Paratrooper (PG 1954) Alan Ladd,     Bulldogs v Geelong 2.00 MotoGP 3.00 Omnisport        Hogan’s Heroes 3.00 Just Shoot Me 3.30 The
             6.30 IPC World Championship Swimming 7.15               trolley                                     Susan Stephen, Donald Houston 4.30 Alf 5.00 Hot       3.30 Run The Bridge 4.00 Test Series Netball 6.00    Nanny 4.00 Kids’ Programs 6.30 Total Wipeout
             The Daily Show 7.40 The Colbert Report 8.05 The    8.30 Is There Life On Mars?                      Property 5.30 Full House 6.00 The Amazing Race        Omnisport 6.30 Spirit Of Yachting 7.00 Sports        UK 7.30 Wife Swap USA 8.30 Community
             Goodies 8.35 Good Game 9.00 Summer Heights         9.30 The World Game                              7.00 Airline USA 7.30 Heartbeat 8.30 Kingdom          Tonight 7.30 Jessica Watson: True Spirit 9.30         9.30 Movie: Meet The Spartans (M 2008)
             High (M) 9.35 Sanctuary (M) 10.20 Torchwood (M)   10.30 Movie: The Eight Diagram Pole               9.35 Wycliffe (M) 10.40 Holby Blue (M) 11.40          One Week At A Time 10.30 World Football News               Carmen Electra, Kevin Sorbo
             11.10 Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2009: The Wombats           Fighter (MAV 1983) Hong Kong                Infamous Assassinations: Verwoerd (M) 12.15           11.30 Johnny Lewis Boxing Classic 12.30 Sports       11.15 South Park (MA) 11.45 Nip/Tuck (MA) 12.45
             11.45 Death Note (M) 12.10 Soundtrack To My             action adventure. Stars Gordon Liu          The Prisoner 1.10 Room For Improvement 1.30           Tonight Late 12.45 NASCAR Nationwide Series          Community 2.00 Home Shopping 4.00 Just Shoot
             Life: Katie Melua 12.40 I’m From Rolling Stone                                                      AFL Flashbacks 3.30 Leyland Brothers World 4.40       1.45 Omnisport 2.15 Major League Baseball 4.45       Me 4.30 TMZ 5.00 Married With Children 5.30
                                                                     Chia Hui, Alexander Fu Sheng
             1.05 A Place In Greece 1.35 Zoo Days 2.00 Close                                                     Room For Improvement 5.00 Home Shopping               Sports Unlimited 5.45 Omnisport                      The Flintstones
                                                               12.10 Weatherwatch

                              ABC 1                                             SBS 1                                              PRIME                                                   TEN                                                 NBN
              4.30 Shortland Street                            5.00 Weatherwatch 5.05 World News                 6.00 Sunrise                                           6.00 Ten Early News                                  5.30 Today
              5.00 Something In The Air                         1.00 Movie: My Life Without Me (M 2002)          9.00 The Morning Show                                  7.00 Kids’ Programs                                  9.00 Kerri-Anne
              5.30 The New Inventors                                 Canadian drama. Stars Deborah Harry,       11.30 Seven Morning News                                9.00 Ten News                                       11.00 Infomercials
              6.00 Kids’ Programs                                    Mark Ruffalo                               12.00 Movie: Nora Roberts’ Montana Sky                 10.00 The Circle                                     12.00 Ellen Degeneres Show
             12.00 Midday Report                                2.50 Plastic                                          (M 2007) Ashley Williams, Charlotte              12.00 Dr Phil                                         1.00 The View
             12.30 Killers In Eden                              3.00 Living Black                                     Ross, Diane Ladd, Laura Mennell                   1.00 Oprah Winfrey Show                              2.00 Days Of Our Lives
              1.30 The Einstein Factor                          3.30 Letters And Numbers                         2.00 All Saints (M)                                    2.00 Ready Steady Cook                               3.00 Alive And Cooking
              2.00 Waterloo Road                                4.00 The Journal                                 3.00 Find My Family                                    3.00 Judge Judy                                      3.30 Magical Tales
              3.00 Kids’ Programs                               4.30 Newshour                                    3.30 All For Kids                                      3.30 Infomercial                                     4.00 Pyramid
              6.00 Big Chef Takes On Little Chef                5.30 Coalition Policy Speech                     4.00 It’s Academic                                     4.00 Huey’s Kitchen                                  4.30 Afternoon News
              7.00 ABC News                                     6.00 Letters And Numbers                         4.30 Seven News                                        4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful                      5.00 Antiques Roadshow
              7.30 Australia Votes Coalition policy launch      6.30 World News Australia                        5.00 M*A*S*H                                           5.00 Ten News                                        5.30 Hot Seat
              8.00 The 7.30 Report                              7.30 Insight                                     5.30 Deal Or No Deal                                   6.00 The Simpsons                                    6.00 Evening News
              8.30 Baroque In art and architecture              8.30 One Born Every Minute                       6.00 Prime News                                        6.30 Neighbours                                      7.00 A Current Affair
              9.35 QI                                           9.30 World News Australia                        6.30 Seven News                                        7.00 The 7pm Project                                 7.30 Top Gear Botswana Special
             10.05 At The Movies                               10.00 Hot Docs: Being Married (PG)                7.00 Home And Away                                     7.30 Modern Family                                   9.50 20 To 1 (M)

             10.35 Lateline                                    11.15 Movie: The Ball (M 2006) Italian            7.30 Minute To Win It                                  8.00 Rules Of Engagement                            10.50 How To Have Sex After Marriage (MA)
             11.10 Lateline Business                                 drama. Stars Laura Morante, Umberto         8.30 Packed To The Rafters                             8.30 NCIS (M)                                       11.50 Balls Of Steel (M)
             11.40 Four Corners                                      Morelli, Antonio Catania                    9.30 Parenthood (M)                                   10.30 Late News With Sports Tonight                  12.30 Entertainment Tonight
             12.25 Media Watch                                 12.40 Operation Filmmaker (M)                    10.30 Keeping Up With The Kardashians                  11.15 The Late Show With David Letterman              1.00 Skippy
             12.40 The Chaser’s War On Everything (M)           2.20 Weatherwatch                                     (M)                                              12.00 Law & Order (M)                                 2.00 Infomercials
              1.10 Movie: The Living Idol (PG 1957)                                                             11.30 Alan Sugar: The Apprentice (M)                    1.00 What It Takes Brad Pitt                         3.30 Good Morning America
                                                                                                                1.00 Home Shopping 5.30 Seven News                     1.30 Infomercials 4.00 Religion
                   James Robertson, Lilian Montevecchi
             3.00 Big Ideas 4.00 Good Game
                                                                                 SBS 2                                                                                                                                       5.00 Early Morning News
                                                               5.00 Weatherwatch 6.30 World News
                                                                6.00 Global Village                                                7 TWO                                                ONE HD
                               ABC 2                            6.30 Coalition Policy Speech                     6.00 Kids Time 8.30 Sons & Daughters 9.00 Home         6.00   One Week At A Time
             5.30 The Cook And The Chef 6.00 ABC News           7.00 Food Investigators                          & Away 9.30 Shortland Street 10.00 Coronation          7.00   World Football News                                              GO!
             Breakfast 9.00 Kids’ Programs 6.00 A Seaside       7.30 Lost Worlds The Roman Empire                Street 10.30 Emmerdale 11.00 All My Children           8.00   ASP World Tour Surfing                       6.00 Kids’ Programs 10.30 ET 11.00 TMZ 11.30
             Parish 6.30 IPC World Championship Swimming        8.30 As It Happened: Hitler’s Bodyguard          12.00 Martha Stewart Show 1.00 Kitchen Time            9.00   Major League Baseball LIVE                   Married With Children 12.00 Here’s Lucy 12.30
             7.15 The Daily Show 7.35 The Colbert Report        9.30 Movie: Red Satin (M 2002) Tunisian          2.30 Movie: The Private Navy Of Sgt O’Farrell (G      12.00 This Week In Baseball 12.30 IAAF Athletix      Seinfeld 1.00 The Hills 2.00 Wife Swap USA 3.00
             8.00 Outnumbered                                        drama about a lonely widow being            1968) Bob Hope, Phyllis Diller, Jeffrey Hunter 4.30   1.00 ITU World Championship Triathlon 3.00           Just Shoot Me 3.30 Youth Olympic Games 4.30
              8.30 The Street (M)                                    seduced into the world of belly             Alf 5.00 Hot Property 5.30 Full House 6.00 The        Omnisport 3.30 One Week At A Time 4.30 World         Kids’ Programs 6.30 Total Wipeout UK 7.30 The
              9.30 Deadwood (MA)                                     dancing. Stars Hiam Abbass, Hend el         Amazing Race 7.00 Airline USA 7.30 That ’70s          Football News 5.30 125cc & MotoGP Motorcycle         Bachelorette 8.30 Seinfeld
             10.30 Teachers (M)                                      Fahem                                       Show 8.30 Knight Rider (M) 9.30 Gary Unmarried        Racing 7.30 MotoGP 8.30 NASCAR Sprint Cup             9.30 Movie: 300 (AV 2006) Gerard Butler,
             11.30 Billable Hours (M)                          11.15 Movie: The Wedding Song (MA 2008)           10.30 The Sopranos (MA/AV) 12.35 My Own               Highlights 9.30 Sports Tonight 10.00 Liverpool             Lena Headley, Dominic West
             12.00 Heartland                                         French drama. Stars Karin Albou, Lizzie     Worst Enemy (M) 1.30 AFL Footy Flashbacks             TV Football 1.00 Sports Tonight Late 1.15 Golf       12.00 Hell’s Kitchen (MA) 1.00 Seinfeld 2.00
             12.45 A Little Later Supergrass                         Brochere, Olympe Borval                     3.30 Leyland Brothers World 4.40 Room For             Central 1.45 Omnisport 2.15 King Lines 3.15 Major    Home Shopping 4.00 Just Shoot Me 4.30 TMZ
             1.05 A Place In Greece 1.35 Zoo Days 2.00 Close                                                     Improvement 5.00 Home Shopping                        League Baseball 5.30 Red Bull Air Race Highlights    5.00 Married With Children 5.30 The Flintstones
                                                                1.00 Weatherwatch

14 August 12, 2010 The Tweed Shire Echo                                                                                                         <echowebsection=TV>                                                               
                                ABC 1                                              SBS 1                                             PRIME                                                   TEN                                                NBN
               4.30 Shortland Street 5.00 Something In The Air
                                                           4.30 UEFA Champions League LIVE Playoffs                 6.00 Sunrise                                         6.00 Ten Early News 7.00 Kids’ Programs             5.30 Today 9.00 Kerri-Anne
               5.30 The New Inventors 6.00 Kids’ Programs  6.45 UEFA Champions League Delayed                       9.00 The Morning Show                                 9.00 Ten News                                      11.00 Infomercials
               12.00 Midday Report                              Playoffs                                           11.30 Seven Morning News                              10.00 The Circle                                    12.00 Ellen Degeneres Show
               12.30 National Press Club Address           9.00 World News                                         12.00 Movie: Veronica Guerin (M 2003) Cate            12.00 Dr Phil (M)                                    1.00 The View
                1.30 Talking Heads                         3.30 Letters And Numbers                                      Blanchett, Gerard McSorley, Ciaran               1.00 Oprah Winfrey Show                             2.00 Days Of Our Lives
                2.00 Waterloo Road                         4.00 The Journal                                              Hinds, Brenda Fricker, Don Wycherley             2.00 Ready Steady Cook                              3.00 Alive And Cooking
                3.00 Kids’ Programs                        4.30 Newshour                                            2.00 All Saints (M)                                   3.00 Judge Judy                                     3.30 Magical Tales
                6.00 Cheese Slices                         5.30 ALP Policy Speech                                   3.00 Find My Family                                   3.30 Infomercial                                    4.00 Pyramid
                6.30 Poh’s Kitchen                         6.00 Letters And Numbers                                 3.30 All For Kids                                     4.00 Huey’s Kitchen                                 4.30 Afternoon News
                7.00 ABC News                              6.30 World News Australia                                4.00 It’s Academic                                    4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful                     5.00 Antiques Roadshow
                7.30 Australia Votes ALP policy launch     7.30 Inspector Rex (PG)                                  4.30 Seven News                                       5.00 Ten News                                       5.30 Hot Seat
                8.00 The 7.30 Report                       8.30 Anna Pihl (M)                                       5.00 M*A*S*H                                          6.00 The Simpsons                                   6.00 Evening News
                8.30 Spicks And Specks                     9.30 World News Australia                                5.30 Deal Or No Deal                                  6.30 Neighbours (G)                                 7.00 A Current Affair
                9.00 Gruen Nation                         10.00 Movie: A Very Long Engagement                       6.00 Prime News                                       7.00 The 7pm Project                                7.30 Two And A Half Men
                9.45 Yes We Canberra! The Chasers

                                                                (MAV 2004) French drama set at the                  6.30 Seven News                                       7.30 The All New Simpsons Hour                      8.00 Hot Property
               10.20 Lateline                                   end of World War I as a girl searches for           7.00 Home And Away                                    8.30 Lie To Me (M)                                  8.25 Lotto
               10.55 Lateline Business                          her fiance. Stars Audrey Tatou, Gaspard             7.30 World’s Strictest Parents Australia              9.30 Law & Order (M)                                8.30 The Farmer Wants A Wife
               11.30 Jekyll (M)                                 Ulliel, Dominique Pinon                             8.30 City Homicide (M)                               10.30 Late News With Sports Tonight                  9.30 RPA
               12.25 Chandon Pictures (M)                 12.15 Movie: My Father Is An Engineer (M                  9.30 Lewis (M)                                       11.15 The Late Show With David Letterman            10.30 Embarrassing Bodies (M)
               12.55 Movie: The Falcon Out West (PG 1944)       2004) French drama about a paediatri-              11.30 Most Shocking (M)                               12.00 Numb3rs (M)                                   11.30 Til Death
                     Tom Conway, Carole Gallagher               cian who opts out of life. Stars Jean-             12.30 Home Shopping                                    1.00 What It Takes Will Smith                      12.00 Eclipse Music TV
                2.00 Big Ideas                                  Pierre Darroussin, Ariane Ascaride                  5.30 Seven News                                      1.30 Infomercials 4.00 Religion                     12.30 20/20 1.30 Infomercials 3.30 Good Morning
                3.00 National Press Club Address           2.10 Weatherwatch                                                                                                                                                 America 5.00 Early Morning News
                4.00 Catalyst
                                                                                   SBS 2                                              7 TWO                                              ONE HD                                                  GO!
                                                                                                                                                                         6.00 Red Bull Air Race 6.30 Golf Central 7.00
                                 ABC 2                             5.00 Weatherwatch
                                                                                                                    6.00 Kids Time 8.30 Sons & Daughters 9.00 Home
                                                                                                                    & Away 9.30 Shortland Street 10.00 Coronation        Test Series Netball – Australia v Jamaica 9.00      6.00 Kids’ Programs 7.30 Youth Olympic Games
               5.30 The Cook And The Chef 6.00 ABC News            6.40 World News                                                                                       Major League Baseball – LIVE 12.00 Transworld       8.30 Kids’ Programs 10.30 ET 11.00 TMZ 11.30
                                                                                                                    Street 10.30 Emmerdale 11.00 All My Children
               Breakfast 9.00 Kids’ Programs 6.00 How Do They      6.00 Global Village                                                                                   Sport 1.00 ITU World Championship Triathlon         Married With Children 12.00 Here’s Lucy 12.30
                                                                                                                    12.00 Martha Stewart Show 1.00 Kitchen Time
               Do It? 6.30 IPC World Championship Swimming         6.30 ALP Policy Speech                                                                                3.00 Omnisport 3.30 Sports Unlimited 4.30 The       Seinfeld 1.00 Movie: Star Trek – Deep Space Nine
                                                                                                                     2.30 Movie: Salome (PG 1953) Rita                                                                       (PG 1993) Avery Brooks, Rene Auberjonois 3.00
               7.15 The Daily Show 7.35 The Colbert Report         7.00 Food Investigators                                Hayworth, Stewart Granger, Charles             Sharp End 5.30 Red Bull X Fighters 6.30 Football
                8.00 The Trail Of Genghis Khan                     7.30 Dateline                                                                                         Stars Of Tomorrow 7.00 ATP World Tour Tennis 7.30   Just Shoot Me 3.30 Youth Olympic Games 4.30
                                                                                                                          Laughton, Judith Anderson                                                                          Kids’ Programs 6.30 Total Wipeout UK 7.30 Wipout
                8.30 Paparazzi (M) Next Generation                 8.30 Generation Jihad                            4.30 Alf 5.00 Hot Property 5.30 Full House 6.00      Pro Bull Riding 8.30 TNA Xplosion 9.30 Sports
                                                                                                                                                                         Tonight 10.00 MVP 10.30 America’s Game 11.30        USA 8.30 Human Target (M) 9.30 Movie: Spartacus
                9.30 Five Weddings Five Funerals (M)               9.30 Movie: Cloud 9 (M 2008) German              The Amazing Race 7.00 The World Around Us 9.00                                                           – Blood And Sand (AV 2010) Andy Whitfield, Lucy
               10.30 How To Make Love To My Wife (M)                    drama. Stars Ursula Werner, Horst           Movie: Metro (MA 1996) Eddie Murphy, Michael         WRC Shakedown 12.00 Sports Tonight Late 12.15
                                                                                                                                                                         Omnisport 12.45 FA Cup Classic 1.15 The Magic       Lawless, John Hannah, Viva Bianca, Peter Mensah
               11.30 Eataholics                                         Rehberg, Horst Westphal                     Wincott, Michael Rapaport 11.20 The Riches (M)                                                           11.30 South Park (MA) 12.00 Eastwick (M) 1.00
               12.30 A Place In Slovakia                          11.15 UEFA Champions League Delayed               12.15 The Black Donnellys (M) 1.05The Jonathan       Of The FA Cup 2.10 ITU World Championship
                                                                                                                                                                         Triathlon 3.05 This Week In Baseball 3.35 Major     Human Target (M) 2.00 Home Shopping 4.00 Just
                1.05 A Place In Greece                                  playoff                                     Ross Show (M) 2.00 Home Shopping 4.00 Leyland                                                            Shoot Me 4.30 TMZ 5.00 Married With Children
               1.35 Zoo Days 2.00 Close                                                                             Brothers World 5.00 Home Shopping                    League Baseball
                                                                   1.05 Weatherwatch                                                                                                                                         5.30 The Flintstones

                                ABC 1                                              SBS 1                                             PRIME                                                   TEN                                                NBN
               4.30 Shortland Street 5.00 Something In The Air     4.30 UEFA Champions League LIVE Playoffs         6.00 Sunrise                                         6.00 Ten Early News 7.00 Kids’ Programs             5.30 Today 9.00 Kerri-Anne
               5.30 The New Inventors 6.00 Kids’ Programs          6.45 UEFA Champions League Delayed               9.00 The Morning Show                                 9.00 Ten News                           11.00 Infomercials
               11.00 How The Earth Was Made                             Playoffs                                   11.30 Seven Morning News                              10.00 The Circle                         12.00 Ellen Degeneres Show
               12.00 Midday Report                                 9.00 World News                                 12.00 Movie: Perfect Strangers (M 2003)               12.00 Dr Phil (M)                         1.00 The View
               12.30 Agatha Christie’s Partners In Crime           2.30 Dateline                                         Sam Neill, Rachael Blake, Joel Tobeck            1.00 Oprah Winfrey Show                  2.00 Days Of Our Lives
                1.30 Collectors                                    3.30 Letters And Numbers                         2.00 All Saints (M)                                   2.00 Ready Steady Cook                   3.00 Alive And Cooking
                2.00 Waterloo Road                                 4.00 The Journal                                 3.00 Find My Family                                   3.00 Judge Judy                          3.30 Magical Tales
                3.00 Kids’ Programs                                4.30 Newshour                                    3.30 All For Kids                                     3.30 Infomercial                         4.00 Pyramid
                6.00 Grand Designs Revisited                       5.30 Global Village                              4.00 It’s Academic                                    4.00 Huey’s Kitchen                      4.30 Afternoon News
                7.00 ABC News                                      6.00 Letters And Numbers                         4.30 Seven News                                       4.30 The Bold And The Beautiful          5.00 Antiques Roadshow
                7.30 The 7.30 Report                               6.30 World News Australia                        5.00 M*A*S*H                                          5.00 Ten News                            5.30 Hot Seat
                8.00 Catalyst                                      7.35 A Taste Of Iran                             5.30 Deal Or No Deal                                  6.00 The Simpsons                        6.00 Evening News
                8.30 The Making Of Modern Australia The            8.30 Heston’s Feasts                             6.00 Prime News                                       6.30 Neighbours (PG)                     7.00 A Current Affair
                     Australian Soul                               9.30 World News Australia                        6.30 Seven News                                       7.00 The 7pm Project (PG)                7.30 Getaway’s Guide To The Greek
                9.30 Anatomy Of A Massacre 1991 Santa             10.00 UEFA Champions League Hour                  7.00 Home And Away                                    7.30 Bondi Vet                                Islands

                     Cruz massacre in Dili, East Timor            11.00 Movie: Jar City (MAV 2006) Icelandic        7.30 The Matty Johns Show                             8.00 Recruits                            8.30 The Mentalist (M)
               10.30 Lateline                                           drama. Stars Ingvar E Sigurðsson,           8.30 How I Met Your Mother (M)                        8.30 Rush (M)                            9.30 The NRL Footy Show
               11.05 Lateline Business                                  Agusta Eva Erlendsdóttir                    9.30 Movie: The Heartbreak Kid (M 2007)               9.30 Burn Notice (M)                    11.15 The AFL Footy Show
               11.35 Latin Music USA                              12.45 Movie: The Cruellest Day (MA                     Ben Stiller, Michelle Moaghan, Malin            10.30 Late News With Sports Tonight       1.00 Entertainment Tonight
               12.35 Movie: A Matter Of Life And Death                  2002) Italian drama. Stars Giovanna              Akerman                                         11.15 The Late Show With David Letterman 1.30 Skippy
                     (PG 1946) David Niven, Kim Hunter                  Mezzogiorno, Rade Sherbedgia               12.00 Heroes (M)                                      12.00 Swingtown (M)                       2.00 Infomercials
                2.20 Movie: Crack-Up (PG 1946) Pat                 2.25 Weatherwatch                               1.00 Home Shopping 5.30 Seven News                     1.00 What It Takes Matt Damon            3.30 Good Morning America
                     O’Brien, Claire Trevor, Herbert Marshall                                                                                                             1.30 Infomercials                        5.00 Early Morning News
                4.00 Can We Help?                                                  SBS 2                                              7 TWO                               4.00 Religion

                                 ABC 2
                                                                  5.00 Weatherwatch 6.40 World News
                                                                                                                    6.00 Kids Time 8.30 Sons & Daughters 9.00                                                                                    GO!
                                                                   6.00 Global Village                              Home & Away 9.30 Shortland Street 10.00                              ONE HD                              6.00 Kids’ Programs 7.30 Youth Olympic Games
               5.30 The Cook And The Chef 6.00 ABC News            6.30 Feast Greece                                Coronation Street 10.30 Emmerdale 11.00 All          6.00 NASCAR Nationwide Series 7.00 WRC              8.30 Kids’ Programs 10.30 Entertainment Tonight
               Breakfast 9.00 Kids’ Programs 6.00 Poh’s Kitchen    7.00 Cooking In The Danger Zone                  My Children 12.00 The Martha Stewart Show            Shakedown 7.30 Football Stars Of Tomorrow           11.00 TMZ 11.30 Married With Children 12.00
               6.30 IPC World Championship Swimming 7.15 The       7.30 Insight                                     1.00 Kitchen Time 2.30 Movie: Beyond Mombasa         8.00 Arsenal TV Football 11.00 Pan Pacific          Here’s Lucy 12.30 Seinfeld 1.00 The Bachelorette
               Daily Show 7.35 The Colbert Report                  8.30 UEFA Champions League Delayed               (PG 1956) Donna Reed, Cornel Wilde 4.30 Alf          Swimming Championships – LIVE 1.30 Spirit Of        3.00 Just Shoot Me 3.30 Youth Olympic Games
                8.00 Spicks And Specks                                  playoff                                     5.00 Hot Property 5.30 Full House 6.00 The           Yachting 2.00 Berlin Marathon 3.00 Omnisport        4.30 Kids’ Programs 6.30 Total Wipeout UK 7.30
                8.30 The Gruen Nation                             10,00 Movie: The Milk Of Sorrow (M 2009)          Amazing Race 7.00 Movie: Brother Bear 2 (G           3.30 TNA Xplosion 4.30 ATP World Tour Tennis        Top Gear 8.30 The Big Bang Theory 9.30 Movie:
                9.15 Yes We Canberra                                    Spanish drama. Stars Magaly Solier,         2006) Animation 9.00 Movie: The Spy Who Loved        5.00 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships 7.30        Layer Cake (AV 2004) Matthew Vaughn, Craig
               9.45 Review With Myles Barlow (MA) 10.30 Tracey          Susi Sánchez, Efrain Solis                  Me (M 1977) Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Curd          Thursday Night Live 9.30 Sports Tonight 10.00       Daniel, Tom Hardy 11.45 South Park (MA) 12.15
               Ullman’s State Of The Union (M) 11.00 Creature     11.45 Movie: Thomas In Love (MA 2000)             Jugens 11.00 The Professionals (M) 12.00 Eli Stone   UFC Unleashed 11.00 ASP World Tour Surfing          Eclipse Music TV 12.45 Ballistyx Snowboard Show
               Comforts 11.30 Red Dwarf Special 2009: Back To           Belgian drama. Stars Benoit Verhaert,       (M) 1.00 Room For Improvement 1.30 AFL Footy         11.55 Golf Central 12.25 Sports Tonight Late        1.15 Seinfeld 1.45 Married With Children 2.00
               Earth 12.00 Ideal (M) 12.30 Pulling (M) 1.05 A           Aylin Yay                                   Flashbacks 3.30 Leyland Brothers World 4.40          12.40 FA Cup Classic 1.10 Pan Pacific Swimming      Home Shopping 4.00 Just Shoot Me 4.30 TMZ
               Place In Greece 1.35 Zoo Days 2.00 Close            1.30 Weatherwatch                                Room For Improvement 5.00 Home Shopping              Championships 3.40 NASCAR Nationwide Series         5.00 Married With Children 5.30 The Flintstones

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                                                                                                                                                           On the bill are The Genes, Gillespie, North Coast
                                                                                                                                                           Time, Blues Rules as well as seven talented new local
                                                                                                                                                           artists. Jules is a long time resident and will be host-
                                                                                                                                                           ing the night. He has previously put together charity
                                                                                                                                                           functions and other community events. Duke is a
                                                                                                                                                           full time visual artist who is creating the atmosphere
              & MISERE,
                                                         ROCK                                                                                              and lighting. Morgan masterminded the event and
                                                                                                                                                           is stage manager. Music begins at 6.30pm sharp
                                    Bill Jacobi                                                                                                            and you’ll need to book a table at Cottage at Cabba,
                                                                                                                                                           phone 6676 3955 or you can sit at the bar with a
                                    Local singer songwriter Bill Jacobi is stepping back                                                                   drink, and have pizza or tapas. Friday August 20
  BALLPARK MUSIC, BUICK SIX,        into solo mode this weekend with a string of shows
         AND THE MEDICS,                                                                                                                                   from 6.30pm
                                    around the shire. Bill uses     open tuned acoustic
    NEVERLAND BAR, AUGUST 20        and lap slide guitars and an array of foot percus-
                                    sion. He is a regular with Floyd Vincent and the
                                    Childbrides as well as his own band Method. You can
              AUGUST 20
                                    catch him solo at the Nimbin Hotel on Thursday
 AFRO MOSES – SPIRIT OF BOB         night, Bangalow Hotel on Saturday and at the                                                                           Northern Rivers
       DIRECT FROM GHANA                                                                                                                                   Symphony Orchestra
      TWIN TOWNS, AUGUST 20                                                                                                                                Northern Rivers Symphony Orchestra and Barry
 THE GENES, GILLESPIE, NORTH                                                                                                                               Singh are presenting a symphony concert ‘The
    COAST TIME, BLUES RULES                                                                                                                                Masters’. Come and experience Wolfgang and Lud-
                                                                                                                                                           wig at the Tweed Heads Civic Centre on Sunday
          CABA ACOUSTIC                                                                                                                                    afternoon August 22 commencing at 2.30pm.
                                                                                                                                                           Special guest Carmelia McWilliam, flute, will perform
                                                                                                                                                           Mozart’s Overture to ‘Magic Flute’ and Flute Concerto
       FRIENDS IN CONCERT,                                                                                                     ND MONIQ
                                                                                                                     , ABOVE, A UNDLOUNGE,
       UKI ANGLICAN CHURCH,                                                                             D IANA ANAID           SO
                                                                                                                   LOW RIGHT,
           2PM AUGUST 20             ART VS SCIENCE COOLANGATTA                                         BRUMBY, BE UGUST 13
                                                                                                        CURRU  MBIN A
                                                                                                                   piece have built a massive
      THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF           Sphinx Rock Café in Mt. Burrell on Sunday arvo. You         following on the basis of two simple abid-
 LEENANE MURWILLUMBAH CIVIC         can also get a taste at
CENTRE, AUGUST 21, 22, 27, SEPT 3                                                               ing principles: loud dance music played
                                    Monique Brumby and Diana Anaid                              one hundred per cent live. and absolute,
FRIENDS, UKI ALL SAINTS CHURCH,                                                                 unrelenting fun. In doing so they’ve become
                                    Originally from Tasmania, Monique is a Melbourne            a live powerhouse, selling out shows,
       AUGUST 21 FROM 3PM           based artist who released her first album on Colum-
ELTON JOHN, BILLY JOEL TRIBUTE                                                                  ascending to festival favourites the nation
                                    bia Records in 1996. She won two ARIA Awards for            over and staying up all night and sometimes
      TWIN TOWNS, AUGUST 21         Best New Artist and Best Female Artist in consecu-
 NORTHERN RIVERS SYMPHONY                                                                       right into the morning. As one international
                                    tive years. Andy Hazel of Inpress had this to say:          headliner recently squeezed: ‘How am I sup-
                                    ‘Monique Brumby is a performer comfortable with             posed to follow that?’ Coolangatta Hotel,
        CENTRE, AUGUST 22
                                    the stage with her supremely confident voice, easy          Thursday August 12.
                                    between song banter and more than capable song
                                    writing. Her spirited individuality – part Mary Marga-      Gyroscope
                                    ret O’Hara vocal weirdness, part fearless storyteller                                                                  in G Major followed by Beethoven’s Symphony No.
         HOTEL, AUGUST 27                                                                       Gyroscope had a number 1 album Breed Obsession
                                    Patti Smith – a unique offering. Her prolific output                                                                   3 in E flat Major ‘Eroica’. Tickets prices are adults $30;
 THE SATIN SOUNDS GREENHILLS                                                                    in 2008, as well as an ARIA nomination. ‘The band has
                                    is matched by the rigour with which she hones her                                                                      concession, seniors and tertiary students $25, high
       ON TWEED, AUGUST 27                                                                      become a backbone in each member,’ says singer-
                                    song writing skills.’ She is on tour to promote her                                                                    school students $10 and primary school students
TOBY, SOUNDLOUNGE, AUGUST 27                                                                    guitarist Dan Sanders. ‘Each of us, our lives are almost
                                    fourth studio album Skeletons’ Polka, which was co-                                                                    $5. The Booking office at Tweeds Heads Civic Centre
                                                                                                all made up of playing in this band. It’s the founda-
       THE DEMON PARADE,            produced with renowned producer Mark Opitz (Paul                                                                       will be open between 10am and 3pm from August 9
    NEVERLAND BAR, AUGUST 27                                                                    tion, the backbone, and we realise we’ve got to this
                                    Kelly, Divinyls, Cold Chisel, INXS).                        point through this. And these opportunities don’t          to 16. Tweed Heads Civic Centre, August 22 from
   SCARY KIDS SCARING KIDS          Diana Anaid released her first album at the age of                                                                     2.30pm.
    (USA), COOLANGATTA HOTEL,                                                                   come around every day.’ Cohesion is their latest CD.
                                    19 and became popular with the first single, I Go Off.      Coolangatta Hotel, Friday August 13.
              AUGUST 28
                                    It received extensive airplay on Triple J radio and was
                                                                                                                                                           Carmelia MacWilliam
     PUPPETRY OF THE PENIS                                                                                                                                 and Friends in Concert
      TWIN TOWNS, AUGUST 28         rated #58 on the Triple J Hottest 100, in 1997.
                                    Diana Anaid says she has come full circle: her fourth       The Genes, Gillespie,                                      A classical flute soloist is emerging onto the music
           JIMMY BARNES
      TWIN TOWNS, AUGUST 29         album Diana Anaid is self-titled, as was her debut          North Coast Time, Blues Rules                              scene in the Tweed: Carmelia MacWilliam. She has
                                    album Diana Ah Naid from 1997, when she used a              A group of local residents want to bring back some         trained and
           LLOYD WEBBER             different spelling of her stage name.                       community spirit through original acoustic music           performed
     TWIN TOWNS, SEPTEMBER 1        ‘Apart from introducing people to my name, without          at Cabarita Beach. Organisers Morgan Angell, Jules         as a flute
TIJUANA CARTEL, SOUNDLOUNGE,        the ‘h’, I’ve come full circle to a simple but powerful     Psaila and Duke Albada have put together a fantastic       soloist and
             SEPTEMBER 3            place,’ explains the singer songwriter who is based         night of local artists both known and unknown for          chamber

                                                                                                                                                                               1 M i nutes
                                    in Byron Bay. ‘The music on the new album takes

   NATIVE AMERICAN RETREAT                                                                      Friday August 20 at the Cottage at Cabba Res-              musician
   SOLITUDE RETREAT, NERANG         me back to my original self-produced wall of sound.’        taurant and Bar on Tweed Coast Road, Cabarita              throughout
 MURWILLUMBAH RD, NUMINBAH,         They will be both at the Soundlounge, Currumbin

                                                                                                                                                                                Of Fame
                                                                                                Beach.                                                     Canada
             SEPTEMBER 3            August 13.
                                                                                                                                                                                1S STOKERS HALL
                                    It’s a busy weekend for locals Nitestar: Friday at the                                                                                        T FRID          TH
                                                                                                                                                                                         AY OF MON
                                    Riverview and the Saturday Nitestar are rocking
                                    the Cabarita Beach Bar from 9pm.                                                                                                                        7-1 m
                                    Tin Can Radio                                                                                                                                            $12
                                    Tin Can Radio are live genre mashers – an infec-                                                                                            LOCAL MUSIC
                                    tious flavour of synth-driven indie dance music

                                    takes unique melodic styling and carries it through
                                    discopunk, electro, post-rock, dubstep, drum’n’bass
                                                                                                                                                                                      i utesa          ma
         R:                                                                                                                                                                                  tstokers@g
AUGUST FRIDAY                       and reggae. August 13, Neverland Bar.                                   O NEVERLAND
         1                                                                                     TIN CAN RADI
MURWIL 3 RIVERVIEW                                                                                     OLANGATTA,
        LUMBAH                      Art vs Science                                             BAR, CO
                                    From regional pubs to national festivals, this Sydney                                                                                            CONTINUED PAGE 18
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                                                                                                                                                        Art Gallery

                                    Leagues Club                  Thursday and Sunday Roast Night $8                                                                          licensed café with indoor and outdoor seating and
                                    Phone: 02 6674 1816           Friday nights from the specials board – warm salads to                                cnr Tweed Valley Way  magnificent panoramic views over the Tweed River
                                    Wommin Bay Road,              great steaks, cooked to order with a choice of sauces                                 and Mistral Road,     and Border Ranges. View the art and treat yourself to
                                    Kingscliff                    Dinner for two: The cheapest on the coast! Only $32.50:                               Murwillumbah          delicious cakes and great coffee. A fabulous venue for
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                                                                  bottle of wine.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                TWEED HEADS
                                    Alleys                        Enjoy contemporary dining in a relaxed atmosphere                                     Cafe Lazumba

                                    Currumbin RSL Club            with waterfront views, professional, friendly staff and                                                            Sandwiches only $250 each available every
                                                                                                                                                        14 Bay St
                                    Currumbin Creek Road,         award winning chefs.                                                                                               Tuesday and Wednesday (selected varieties)
                                                                                                                                                        Tweed Heads
                                    Currumbin                     Three courses only $14.95 – members or $18.95                                         07 5536 1811                 Lasagne and salad $795
                                    Open 7 days lunch and
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                                    07 5534 7999                  Winner – best Club Restaurant QLD 2007, 2008 and                                                                   pumpkin ricotta
                                    2009 (Clubs Queensland Awards).

                                    Sheoak Shack                  If you are looking for delicious food, coffee or
                                                                                                                               Mount                    Mt Warning Hotel             One of the region’s great old country pubs. Delicious

                                                                  romantic sunset cocktail on the riverbank, the Sheoak                                                              food, bistro open for lunch everyday from 12-2pm,
                                    64 Fingal Rd, Fingal Head                                                                                           Open 7 days 10am till late
                                    Ph 07 5523 1130
                                                                  Shack is the beach shack for you with a funky laid          Warning                                                dinner Thursday to Sunday from 6-8pm. Children’s

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     soAP                                                                          LOVE IN A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                HOTEL, FR COOLANGATTA
                                                                                   COLD CLIMATE                                                                                                                          IDAY AUG
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  UST 13

     Mandy Nolan

       I have a new fridge. It’s              simple perfection. I can see my      up a painting I take it down.
       incredible. I feel complete. It’s      cold friend and I spending the       ‘That crap is for the notice
       like my whole life has been            next decade together.                board. Keep it off the fridge!’ I
       leading up to this point. If I died    And before you ask, no, she          don’t want school newsletters,
       tomorrow it would be OK.               doesn’t make ice. I didn’t want      canteen price lists, Telstra bills,
       I have finally found an                the kids putting their grubby        or photos of the kids. I just want
       appliance that has made me             little fingers all over my brand     unfettered smoothness. The
       feel truly and deeply happy.           new appliance going nuts             other day someone touched
                                              for the ice making function.         the door with buttery fingers.
       I am now the proud owner of a
       giant double door shiny silver         Although my fridge does              It took me hours to return her
       fridge. It’s like having my very       have a few of her very own           signature gleam, suffering on
       own spaceship in the kitchen.          applications. Like the clock ap.     my hands and knees with a
                                              If I want to know the time, I        cotton bud and warm water.
       I’m in love. When no one’s
                                              don’t have to look at the time       She’s not just an ordinary fridge.
       looking, I run my hand along
                                              piece I have hanging above           She has a holiday setting. If I
       her smooth unwrinkled doors.
                                              the stove. That’s so old school.     want to feel relaxed all I have
       I place my tongue in the neat
                                              You want to know the time            to do is push the ‘holiday’
       mould-free grooves of the door
                                              at my house? Then open the
       insulation. And when the family                                             button up by the ‘Quickfreeze’
                                              fridge. I have a cold clock.
       is fast asleep I wander naked                                               and whammo I’m in Vegas, or
                                              Although I am impressed by
       into the kitchen, take out all the                                          Noosa or Evans Head, whatever
                                              the technology I can’t quite
       shelves and climb inside. It’s like                                         takes my fancy. She’s not just a
                                              work out the relevance for that
       we were made for each other.                                                fridge, she’s my guru. Whenever
                                              particular function. It’s not like
       The old white Westinghouse                                                  I am feeling disconnected and
                                              the yoghurt’s sitting in there
       fridge freezer never really did it                                          unable to find internal peace
                                              bitching to the milk. ‘How long
       for me. It didn’t have two shiny                                            I seek her counsel. I open the
                                              you been in here?’ ‘Hang on,
       silver doors that gleamed like         I’ll just look behind, there’s       door just so and stare into the
       a portal to another dimension.         a clock in here somewhere’.          light. In moments my mind is
       And let me tell you, it wasn’t         Then a small jar of home made        emptied of all thought and I am
       cheap. If someone had told me          pickled relish pipes up ‘I don’t     bathed in a soft dementia-like
       ten years ago that I was going         know what you two are going          glow. Then I eat some icecream.
       to drop $1500 on a fridge I                                        Sometimes I lie in bed worrying
                                              on about. I’ve been here for 16
       would have told them to give           months. No one’s even touched
                                                                          that she’ll leave me. She’s out of
       up the crack.                          me.’                        my league. In the past the most
       I could have had one week at      No-one else is allowed to touch I’ve managed is an esky on a
       a luxury resort or a fridge. I    the fridge. She’s mine. I don’t  milk crate. I don’t know what
       think I chose well. Being in the want dirty food put in there.     I’ve done to deserve her. Oh,
       kitchen is like a holiday. Every  Everything has to be wiped       that’s right, I signed a 40 month
       time I open the doors and gaze first and then placed in an         interest-free contract with the
       at the butter sitting in solitary aesthetically pleasing position. devil. I may have sold my soul,
       confinement in its own perspex And I don’t want ugly kids’         but it was worth it. For the first
       case an involuntary sigh leaves drawings going on the shiny        time in my life, I am blissfully
       my body. It’s beautiful. Such     new doors. Every time they pin frigid.                                                                                         <echowebsection=Seven>                                                            The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 17
                                                                                                                                                                                The Tweed Echo has the most comprehensive entertainment

             ART CONT...                                                                                                                                                        gig guide in the area. For your free listing, email gigs@echo.
                                                                                                                                                                       or phone us on (02) 6672 2280. Deadline is noon
                                                                                                                                                                                Tuesday prior to Thursday’s publication.
 and Europe, but now calls Australia home. She and some of                                                                               TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB                   PRESTON TRAIN                    CLUB 1PM LIVE MUSIC
 her friends are getting together for an afternoon of classical
                                                                                                        THURSDAY 12
                                                                                                                                         12PM DON WHITAKER 7PM                    SOUTH TWEED SPORTS CLUB          COOLANGATTA HOTEL 2PM
 chamber music on Saturday August 21 from 3pm at the                                                        TWEED                        SWITCH                                   3PM SATURDAY JAZZ 7.30PM         LIVE MUSIC
 Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Uki.                                         CLUB BANORA, 6PM                                                   GOLD COAST                       LIVE MUSIC                       CURRUMBIN RSL 1:30PM ABLE
 Join Carmelia MacWilliam, flute; Stephanie Higgs, violin;                    SHANDELL                                                                                            TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB           MAGWITCH
                                                                                                                                         BURLEIGH BEARS LEAGUES                   7.30PM AUSTRALIAN BEACH
 Robbie Farrar, cello and Nicholas Routley, piano, for works by               CUDGEN LEAGUES CLUB                                        CLUB 7.30PM LOOSE TALK                                                    ELSEWHERE BAR, 8PM
 Telemann, Bach, Beethoven, Haydn, Prokofieff and Dvorak.                     5.30PM GEOFF DUTTON                                                                                 BOYZ                             ROYALE SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                         COOLANGATTA HOTEL 3PM                    TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &
 There are only 100 places in this beautiful wooden church, so                TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB                                     9PM GYROSCOPE                                                             IVORY TAVERN, TWEED HEADS
                                                                              7PM VEENIE’S – SWIZZLE                                                                              RESORTS 10AM FREE LIVE           3PM ZEUS BABY AND
 get there early or book ahead by emai to                                                                           COOLANGATTA SANDS HOTEL                  ENTERTAINMENT
                                                                              TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &                                                                                                                   ARKROOM
                                                                                                                                         9PM LIVE MUSIC
                                                                              RESORTS 11AM LIVE MUSIC                                                                                   GOLD COAST                 KIRRA SPORTS CLUB 3PM
                                                                                                                                         CURRUMBIN RSL 7PM HOT
                                                                                                         GOLD COAST                                                               BURLEIGH BEARS LEAGUES           KARAOKE
 The Tweed Valley Banana Festival                                             BURLEIGH BEARS LEAGUES                                     ELSEWHERE BAR, 10PM                      CLUB 6PM THE ROLLING             LE MONDE KIRRA 1.30PM
                                                                                                                                         ELECTRIC BOOGIE SHOW                     STONZ                            STAY TUNED....
 The Tweed Valley Banana Festival is an exciting and colour-                  CLUB 6PM DAVID LEE
                                                                                                                                         IVORY TAVERN 8PM RESIDENT                BURLEIGH HEADS BOWLS             SURF CLUB COOLANGATTA,
 ful event bringing together a wealth of local talent showcas-                COOLANGATTA HOTEL 8PM                                                                                                                2PM WARREN THOMAS
                                                                                                                                         DJ ANDY FINN                             CLUB 1PM LIVE MUSIC
 ing the town of Murwillumbah. There are many great events                    ART VS SCIENCE
                                                                                                                                         THE ELEPHANT ROCK CAFE,                  COOLANGATTA HOTEL 2PM            TUGUN BOWLS CLUB, 2PM
 taking place leading up to the official Banana Festival week,                GOLD COAST ARTS CENTRE,                                                                             LIVE MUSIC                       LIVE MUSIC
                                                                              7PM THE 29TH GOLD COAST                                    CURRUMBIN 7PM TIM STOKES
 including sporting events, art and woodcraft shows. The
 masked Heroes and Villains Ball will be held in the Civic                    EISTEDDFOD, UNPLUGGED                                      GOLD COAST ARTS CENTRE                   CURRUMBIN RSL 1:30PM ABLE             MONDAY 16
                                                                              IN THE BASEMENT –                                          8PM A MORNING WITH                       MAGWITCH
 Centre on Friday evening August 20 with the crowning of                      ANDREW MORRIS                                              DANNY ELLIOTT, COMEDY IN                 ELSEWHERE BAR, 8PM                         TWEED
 the Charity Queen. The spectacular Street Parade and Family                  KIRRA SPORTS CLUB, 7.30PM                                  THE BASEMENT – GREG                      ROYALE SUNDAY                    KINGSCLIFF BEACH BOWLS
 Fun Day on August 21 will culminate in the crowning of the                   OPEN MIC NIGHT                                             SULLIVAN                                 IVORY TAVERN, TWEED HEADS        CLUB 12PM TOMMY
 Queen, Miss Personality and the Teen Queen in Knox Park.                                                                                NEVER LAND BAR, A 9PM TIN                3PM ZEUS BABY AND                MEMPHIS
                                                                                                         FRIDAY 13                       CAN RADIO                                ARKROOM
 Sunday August 22 brings the World Class River Spectacular                                                                                                                                                         MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS
 Show on featuring skiers, jet boats, rowing, dragon boats. For                                             TWEED                        NORTH BURLEIGH SLSC 8PM                  KIRRA SPORTS CLUB 3PM            LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY
 more visit                                                                                                       BLACK MAGIC                              KARAOKE                          BANANA FESTIVAL
                                                                              AUSTRALIAN HOTEL MUR’BAH
                                                                              8PM PARTY ANIMALS DO                                       TUGUN BOWLS CLUB, 8PM                    LE MONDE KIRRA 1.30PM            TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB
                                                                              FREAKY FRIDAY                                              LIVE MUSIC                               STAY TUNED....                   6.30PM DAVID LEE
                      THEATRE                                                 BILAMBIL SPORTS 8PM JOHN
                                                                              CARR AND FRIENDS
                                                                                                                                         THE SOUNDLOUNGE, 8PM
                                                                                                                                         MONIQUE BRUMBY + DIANA
                                                                                                                                                                                  SURF CLUB COOLANGATTA,
                                                                                                                                                                                  2PM WARREN THOMAS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   TWIN TOWNS 11AM FREE LIVE
                                                                                                                                         ANAID                                    TUGUN BOWLS CLUB, 2PM
                                                                              CABARITA BEACH BAR & GRILL,                                                                                                               TUESDAY 17
 Beauty Queen Of Leenane                                                      8.30PM TRACE                                                    SATURDAY 14                         LIVE MUSIC
 A black comedy by award winning Irish playwright Martin                      CABARITA BEACH SPORTS                                                   TWEED                            SUNDAY 15
 McDonagh is the latest production by the Murwillumbah                        CLUB 7.30PM BROADFOOT                                                                                                                MURWILLUMBAH HOTEL 7PM
                                                                                                                                         AUSTRALIAN HOTEL MUR’BAH                          TWEED                   JAM NIGHT
 Theatre Company. Beauty Queen Of Leenane opens Satur-                        CUDGEN LEAGUES CLUB
                                                                              7.30PM MARTIN WAY                                          8PM DUO SURF REPORT                      CHINDERAH TAVERN, 2PM            MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS
 day August 21.
                                                                              CLUB BANORA, 7.30PM CLAY                                   CABARITA BEACH SPORTS                    DAVE TONKS                       LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY
 ‘Martin McDonagh’s plays took the theatre world by storm                                                                                CLUB 7.30PM LIMEJUICE                                                     BANANA FESTIVAL
                                                                              BLYTH                                                                                               CLUB BANORA, 11.30AM
 when they premiered in the mid 90s,’ explains Rachael Gor-                                                                              CABARITA BEACH BAR & GRILL,              DANIELLE & MATT SUANOA
                                                                              KINGSCLIFF HOTEL 8.30PM,                                                                                                             TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB
 ham, co-director and actor in the production. ‘His dialogue                  JON J BRADLEY                                              8PM NITESTAR                             12.30PM ROBERT KEITH             6.30PM MICHAEL KING
 is brilliant and hilarious but the humour represents only one                                                                           CLUB BANORA, BANORA                      CABARITA BEACH BAR AND           TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &
                                                                              MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS
 dimension of his work. This script is also intensely insight-                LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY                                    POINT 8PM ABBI                           GRILL 2PM FAIR BITS              RESORTS 11AM BACK TO THE
 ful, tragic and confronting.’ Set in a small house, in the wild              BANANA FESTIVAL                                            CHINDERAH TAVERN 3PM                     MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS          TIVOLI
 Irish countryside, the Folan women (Mag, played by Marie                                                                                PAUL ATKINS                              LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY
                                                                              MURWILLUMBAH HOTEL 9PM
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 Dickson) and Maureen (Rachael Gorham) live out uneasy                        DJ HERVE                                                   IMPERIAL HOTEL, M’BAH
 alliance. Maureen’s sisters have flown the nest, but Maureen                 MURWILLUMBAH SERVICES                                     7.30PM KARAOKE                            POTTSVILLE BEACH SPORTS                    TWEED
                                                                              MEMORIAL CLUB 6.30PM                                       KINGSCLIFF BEACH HOTEL,                  CLUB 4PM JAYNE HENRY             CLUB BANORA, 6PM
 remains at home, trapped in a dysfunctional relationship with
                                                                              SURF’S UP                                                  8.30PM LIVE MUSIC                        RIVERVIEW HOTEL, M’BAH 2PM       SHANDELL
 her mother.
                                                                              SOLITUDE RETREAT,                                          KINGSCLIFF BEACH BOWLS                   MR TROY
 The arrival of an invitation from Pat O’Dooley (Noel Thomp-                                                                                                                                                       MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS
                                                                              NUMINBAH THE DIVINE                                        CLUB 7.30PM HAPPY DAZE                   THE ROUNDHOUSE TAVERN,           LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY
 son) sparks hopes of a last-chance romance and offers Mau-                   WOMAN WITHIN RETREAT                                       KARAOKE                                  M’BAH 2PM LIVE MUSIC             BANANA FESTIVAL
 reen the prospect of an escape to a new life. Things might just              POTTSVILLE BEACH SPORTS                                    MURWILLUMBAH AT VARIOUS                  SPHINX ROCK CAFE, MT             TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB
 be looking up for her. But not if Mag has anything to do with                CLUB 7PM TOUCAN TANGO                                      LOCATIONS: TWEED VALLEY                  BURRELL 1PM BILL JACOBI          6.30PM DON WHITAKER
 it.  The play opens August 21, 7.30pm, at the Murwillumbah                   RIVERVIEW MURWILLUMBAH                                     BANANA FESTIVAL                          TWEED HEADS BOWLS CLUB           TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &
 Civic Centre and runs for the following season: Sunday Au-                   HOTEL 8PM NITESTAR                                         MURWILLUMBAH HOTEL 9PM                   5PM ROY DANIELS                  RESORTS 11AM LIVE MUSIC
 gust 22 – matinee 2pm, Friday August 27, Saturday August 28                  SALT BAR, KINGSCLIFF, 7PM                                  DJ MCLOVIN                               TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &
                                                                              THE FEBS                                                   MURWILLUMBAH SERVICES                    RESORTS 2PM LIVE MUSIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         GOLD COAST
 from 7.30pm, Friday September 3, Saturday September 4 from
                                                                              TWEED TAVERN (THE ROUND                                    MEMORIAL CLUB 6.30PM                                                      COOLANGATTA HOTEL 8PM
 7.30pm. Tickets and table bookings are available at Murwil-
                                                                                                                                         ROBERT KEITH                                   GOLD COAST                 LIVE MUSIC
 lumbah Music Shop (02) 6672 5404 or at the door. Patrons are                 HOUSE), MURWILLUMBAH
                                                                              8PM DJ CONNECTION AND                                      POTTSVILLE BEACH SPORTS                  BURLEIGH BEARS LEAGUES           GREENMOUNT BEACH CLUB
 invited to bring their own food and drinks. Warning: this play               DUTCH                                                      CLUB 6PM MARTIN WAY                      CLUB 6PM THE ROLLING             7PM DOWNBEAT JAZZ
 contains mild adult themes. For enquiries call Rosemary                      TWIN TOWNS CLUBS &                                         SALTBAR BEACHBAR AND                     STONZ                            IVORY HOTEL, TWEED HEADS,
 02 6672 1520.                                                                RESORTS 11AM LIVE MUSIC                                    BISTRO, KINGSCLIFF, 8.30PM               BURLEIGH HEADS BOWLS             8PM DAN HANNAFORD

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                                                                                                                          The Promised Land:                                                                      Shopping Centre,
                                                                                                                          the art of Lawrence Daws                                                                54 Minjungbal Drive,
                                                                                                                          A Caloundra Regional Gallery travelling                                                 South Tweed Heads
                                                                    Meredith Crowe The Boxer (Detail)

                                                                                                                          exhibition celebrating the life and career of the                                       07 5523 3321
                                                                                                                          iconic Australian painter Lawrence Daws                                       
                                                                                                                          The Industrialists                                                                      Regent Cinema
                                                                                                                          An exhibition of over 100 mixed media works                                             5 Brisbane St,
                                                                                                                          created by nine artists of the region
                                                                                                                          Catching thoughts under the sky:
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                                                                                                                          Peter Schardin
                                                                                                                          Printmaker Peter Schardin interprets the
                                                                                                                          landscape through play with line, tone, and hue                                         BCC, Coolangatta
                                                                   Artists by artists: works from the collection - portraits and self portraits
                                                                   CPM 1992-2008 - Showcasing acquired works on paper from CPM                                                                                    Shopping Resort
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                                                                                                                Preview Talk: The Promised Land with Bettina MacAulay
                                                                                                             Official Opening: refreshment served by Friends of the Gallery                                       Coolangatta
                                                                                                              Story Telling: Jenni Cargill with Heroes and Villains - 45mins                                      07 5536 9300
                                                                                                              Panel Discussion: Industrialists with Peter Sharp
                                                                                                               Floortalk: Catching thoughts under the sky with Peter Schardin                                     Cinemax Cinema
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18 August 12, 2010 The Tweed Shire Echo                                                                           <echowebsection=Seven>                                                                     

Plea for undersize action on the Tweed Murwillumbah in football finals

Like ships passing in the night or boats in the day, David Soloano got this photo of Craig Costi-           Murwillumbah High School have brought it to all seven of their knockout matches
gan and mate Wayne and a nice samson fish caught behind the Tweed Hospital
                                                                                                            For the first time in the his-                 came in the second half,’ he                boys has been a great experi-
David Solano                       aged to get in a few hours on          We had a lot of responses         tory of Murwillumbah High                      said. ‘Scoring two goals in the             ence, especially watching them
                                   Sunday morning. We headed            to last week’s mystery fish         School, the boys football team                 first ten minutes, including a              take his advice onboard and
I have received a few texts re-    out the seaway at around 5am         question. Thanks to Stan,           has made the Errea Cup finals.                 25 metre screamer by Brent                  growing in self belief the fur-
garding undersize fish being       and went straight to Fido’s. The     HughThompson, Simon and             ‘This is a huge achievement for                Malone, then going on to win                ther they have gone.
caught and kept, off the Tweed     weather was supposed to im-          especially to David and Joy         our school and community,’                     three nil.’                                    For Arjuna, the win means
River mouth walls. I have          prove during the morning, but        Broomfield who sent a refer-        said teacher and team coach                       Team member and school                   everything. ‘It’s by far the
witnessed this first hand and      it got very rough out there and      ence to the fish in Grant’s Fish-   Andy Mitchell. ‘This compe-                    captain Arjuna Govindasamy                  highlight of my entire school-
would love some feedback as        we had an eventful trip home.        es of Australia (1987). Check       tition involves every compre-                  was ecstatic about the first goal.          ing. I’m sure it’s the same for
to what should be done.               We passed Craig Costigan in       out page 304, colour plate 657b.    hensive high school in the state               ‘For a while I couldn’t believe             the other boys. I think we’re
   I think that Fisheries should   the river mouth. He was fishing        The mystery? The fish is a        and to be one of four teams to                 we scored and I just stood there            all surprised with what we’ve
place a permanent ranger           the run between the openings         Golden Spot Wrasse, aka the         make the semi finals is such                   in awe. Nothing compares to                 done, both for ourselves as well
there, as the revenue from fines   of Jack Evans Boat Harbour and       Reef Parrot and Golden Spot         a buzz.’                                       the feeling you get when you                as the school.
would be amazing, even after a     he had just landed a samson          Pigfish and according to Hugh          Last Friday the school eager-               and your team mates rush to-                   The team will travel back to
couple of warnings. Come on        fish. Craig had a great weekend      they are good eating.               ly awaited results from the Sey-               gether yelling and screaming                Sydney‘s Seymour Shaw Sta-
fisheries, get serious.            as on the day before, behind the      If you have any fishing            mour Shaw stadium in Sydney,                   after you hit the lead.’                    dium this week to play Albury
   As for my own fishing, I        Tweed hospital, he caught a PB       news to share with David,           where the boys had travelled                      Arjuna believes the secret               High School in the semi finals.
worked Saturday but man-           bream of 40cm to the fork.           phone or text 0415 747 969.         the previous day to compete                    ingredient to the seven knock-              The multiple trips to Sydney
                                                                                                            in the quarter finals against                  out matches they have won in                are placing a big strain on fam-

Gents fall on Buccaneers’ sword                                                                             Woolaware High.
                                                                                                               At lunch-time anticipation
                                                                                                            broke when the loud speakers
                                                                                                                                                           a row is the team’s flexibility,
                                                                                                                                                           where every player can play
                                                                                                                                                           in at least one other position,
                                                                                                                                                                                                       ily budgets and any support
                                                                                                                                                                                                       from local business would be
                                                                                                                                                                                                       much appreciated.
                                                                                                            in every class room announced                  making defending against                       Anyone wishing to help the
                                                                                                            the welcome news that the                      them difficult.                             boys out can contact Andy
                                                                                                            team had won.                                     Coach Mitchell says that                 Mitchell care of Murwillum-
                                                                                                               Mr Mitchell said that the                   sharing the journey with the                bah High on 02 6672 1566.
                                                                                                            first half of the match was
                                                                                                                                                                Third quarter August 3          14:59
                                                                                                            tense as it remained scoreless.
                                                                                                                                                                New moon         August 10 13:08
                                                                                                                                                                                                          AUGUST 2010
                                                                                                            ‘The highlight of the match                         First quarter August 17 04:14             Astronomical data
                                                                                                                                                                Full moon        August 25 03:05              and tides
                                                                                                             MONTHLY MARKETS                               Day of Sun Sun Moon Moon
                                                                                                                                                           month rise set rise set
                                                                                                                                                                                                         High tide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                        height (m)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Low tide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                height (m)
                                                                                                             1st Sat Brunswick Heads (02) 6628 4495         1 S 0629 1715 2240 0926                      1210,1.40        0545,0.46; 1808,0.63
                                                                                                             1st Sun Banora Point Farmers’ Market           2 M 0628 1715 2336 0958 0004,1.32; 1256,1.40 0623,0.51; 1904,0.67
                                                                                                                                        0417 759 777        3 T 0628 1716                    1034 0055,1.23; 1348,1.42 0707,0.55; 2014,0.68
                                                                                                             1st Sun       Byron Bay (02) 6680 9703         4 W 0627 1717 0033 1116 0159,1.15; 1447,1.45 0800,0.59; 2132,0.65
                                                                                                             1st Sun       Pottsville (02) 6676 4555        5 T 0626 1717 0133 1204 0314,1.11; 1551,1.52 0902,0.59; 2245,0.56
                                                                                                             1st Sun    Tweed Heads (07) 5599 1714
                                                                                                                                                            6 F 0625 1718 0234 1259 0430,1.13; 1653,1.63 1019,0.56; 2346,0.44
                                                                                                             2nd Sat           Kingscliff (02) 6674 0827    7 S 0625 1718 0333 1402 0535,1.20; 1749,1.75                        1111,0.49
                                                                                                             2nd Sun       The Channon (02) 6688 6433       8 S 0624 1719 0428 1509 0630,1.28; 1842,1.87 0038,0.31; 1207,0.41
                                                                                                             2nd Sun         Chillingham 0437 041 023       9 M 0623 1719 0518 1620 0721,1.37; 1932,1.96 0125,0.20; 1300,0.32
                                                                                                             2nd Sun       Lennox Head (02) 6672 2874      10 T 0622 1720 0604 1730 0810,1.46; 2021,2.00 0211,0.11; 1354,0.25
                                                                                                             2nd Sun        Coolangatta (07) 5533 8202     11 W 0621 1720 0645 1839 0858,1.54; 2110,1.96 0255,0.07; 1447,0.22
                                                                                                             2nd Sun       Tweed Heads (07) 5599 1714      12 T 0620 1721 0724 1947 0946,1.60; 2200,1.86 0340,0.08; 1542,0.22
                                                                                                                                                           13 F 0620 1721 0802 2054 1036,1.63; 2249,1.71 0423,0.13; 1638,0.27
                                                                                                             3rd Sat   Mullumbimby (02) 6684 3370
                                                                                                                                                           14 S 0619 1722 0840 2200 1126,1.63; 2342,1.52 0507,0.22; 1737,0.34
Outa my way! Gents forwards surge ahead against the Yamba Buccaneers.                                        3rd Sat Murwillumbah Cottage Markets
                                                                                                                                         0417 759 777      15 S 0618 1723 0919 2305                      1218,1.61        0552,0.32; 1840,0.43
Geoff Campbell                     Ratjens forced from the field        and Brendan Rich. In a fine          3rd Sun          Ballina (02) 6687 4328       16 M 0617 1723 1002                     0037,1.34; 1315,1.58 0640,0.44; 1951,0.50
                                   after only eight minutes. Seb        display of team spirit, Mick         3rd Sun Banora Point Farmers’ Market          17 T 0616 1724 1048 0008 0141,1.19; 1417,1.54 0732,0.53; 2111,0.54
                                                                                                                                         0417 759 777      18 W 0615 1724 1138 0109 0256,1.10; 1526,1.52 0834,0.60; 2228,0.54
A scintillating display of rugby   Koppel again performed well          Ford, a non starter due to inju-     3rd Sun          Nimbin (02) 6689 0000        19 T 0614 1725 1231 0205 0415,1.08; 1632,1.53 0943,0.62; 2331,0.50
union by the Yamba Bucca-          filling for Ratjens .                ries, came on for the final few      3rd Sun        Pottsville (02) 6676 4555      20 F 0613 1725 1326 0256 0520,1.12; 1730,1.56                        1045,0.60
neers resulted in the Gentle-         Brown refused to make ex-         minutes.                             3rd Sun    Tweed Heads (07) 5599 1714         21 S 0612 1726 1422 0342 0611,1.18; 1817,1.60 0020,0.45; 1140,0.55
men of Murwillumbah being          cuses for his charges, his only         Far North Coast Rugby has         3rd Sun              Uki (02) 6679 9026       22 S 0611 1726 1518 0422 0651,1.24; 1858,1.63 0059,0.40; 1226,0.50
downed 63-3 in icy conditi-        comment being ‘I’m sure we           accepted the Yamba Bucca-            4th Sat           Kingscliff (02) 6674 0827   23 M 0610 1727 1612 0458 0728,1.29; 1933,1.65 0132,0.36; 1306,0.46
tions at Yamba on Saturday af-     have seen the premiers for 2010      neers’ application to compete        4th Sun          Bangalow (02) 6687 1911      24 T 0609 1727 1706 0531 0800,1.34; 2006,1.65 0203,0.33; 1344,0.43
ternoon; the defeat being one      here today’, an opinion echoed       in first grade next season, just     4th Sun (in 5 Sun month)      Coolangatta     25 W 0608 1728 1758 0601 0833,1.38; 2039,1.62 0233,0.32; 1419,0.42
of the Gents worst results in      around the ground.                   reward for a club that has had a                                  (07) 5533 8202   26 T 0607 1728 1849 0630 0905,1.42; 2111,1.58 0301,0.32; 1456,0.41
their debut season.                   Every Gent taking the field       lot of success over the past few     4th Sun       Murwillumbah 0422 565 168       27 F 0606 1729 1941 0659 0938,1.45; 2144,1.52 0330,0.33; 1533,0.42
                                                                                                             4th Sun       Tweed Heads (07) 5599 1714      28 S 0605 1729 2034 0729 1012,1.47; 2218,1.44 0358,0.35; 1614,0.45
   Skipper Phil Brown did not      put in a fine effort for his team.   years. So far this season they
                                                                                                                                                           29 S 0604 1730 2129 0800 1048,1.48; 2256,1.35 0428,0.39; 1656,0.49
take the field, instead, stand-    Dave Salt, in particular, stayed     are undefeated and are firm          5th Sun           Nimbin (02) 6689 0000
                                                                                                                                                           30 M 0603 1730 2225 0835 1128,1.47; 2337,1.25 0500,0.45; 1743,0.53
ing in for an indisposed head      on until totally exhausted and       favourites for the premiership.      5th Sun       Tweed Heads (07) 5599 1714
                                                                                                                                                           31 T 0601 1731 2323 0913                      1212,1.45        0538,0.50; 1837,0.58
coach Peter Crittle – a task       was voted Gentlemen’s Gentle-           Next Saturday The Gentle-
                                   man by his peers.                    men are at home playing the
                                                                                                                  FARMERS MARKETS                          All times are Eastern Standard Time. Time lags: Ballina Boat
made extremely difficult with a                                                                              Each Sat   8-11am Bangalow (02) 6687 1137
                                                                                                                                                           Dock: 15 min; Byron Bay: nil; Brunswick River Highway Bridge:
                                                                                                                                                           high 30 min, low 1 hr; Mullumbimby: 1 hr 10 min; Billinudgel:
spate of late withdrawals due to      Others to stand out in an         Mullumbimby Moonshiners.             Each Thu   8-11am Byron Bay (02) 6687 1137    3 hr 55 min; Chinderah: high 1 hr 30 min, low 2 hr; Terranora
injury. The Gents misfortune       outclassed Gents team were           It is the final game for the 2010    Each Tue     New Brighton (02)6684 5390       Inlet: high 2 hr 10 min, low 2 hr 25 min; Murwillumbah: high
                                                                                                                                                           2 hr 30 min, low 2 hr 50 min. Tides in bold indicate high tide of
continued with halfback Glen       Duncan Moran, Luke Jardine           season for both sides.               Each Sat       8am-1pm Uki (02) 6679 5438     1.7m or more and low tide of 0.3m or less. Data courtesy of the National Tidal Centre.                                                                        <echowebsection=Sport>                                                                     The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 19

SPORT RESULTS                                Walsh, J Whitford, T Love, T Conaghan, T
                                             Love, R Nelson, M Hood.
                                                                                             Parker. Lucky Bowler: L. Rice.
                                                                                             Contact the club on02 6676 1077.
                                                                                                                                                 M. Axford, J. Ryman, J. Pearce, def. D. Dun-
                                                                                                                                                 can, J. Stebbing, N. Dowling. R. Reiter, S.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Green 3: Ron Edwards, Les Hughes; r/up:
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jim O’Neill, Alan Wood, Bill Hagen, Frank
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ner A.Grade L.Travers- Jones 41 pts R.Up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 G.Smith 36 pts B.Grade G.Thompson 43
BOWLS                                        Cudgen Leagues Ladies                           Pottsville Men                                      Jackson, S. Asser def. K. Figura, D. Kendall,    Parsons.                                       pts R.Up I.Batten 40 pts N.Pin 2nd P.Heath
Cabarita Beach Men                           Thurs 5th. Consistency singles winners          Wednesday 4Th August 2010                           V. Robinson                                      Green 4: John Burden, Max Reiter; r/up:        10th G.Smith B.R.D to 35 pts c.b  Thursday
Club Championship Triples Results.           – Liz Fleming def Eileen Burke ; Faye           Winners:   L. Hendry, H. Milne, B. Kent. Runners    Pennant results- 1st round.                      Malcolm Grindley, Roger Jones.                 5th August   A.Grade J.Jenkins 67 nett   R.
P Welsh, L Shepherd & D Perez def M          Turner def Maureen Alcorn ; Pat Pieterse        Up:  J. Foote, R. Dudley, B. Campbell               Div 1: Tweed Heads def. South Tweed 5-0          Indoor Green: R. Westor, John Strachan; r/     Up B.Blunden 68 nett   B.Grade P.Smith
Morgan, L Freeman & C Klaverstyn. B          def Trish McGee ; June Wotherspoon def          Friday 6Th August 2010                              Div. 2. Kingscliff def. Tweed Heads 3-2. Div.    up: Errol Perkins, Ron Hodsdon.                72 nett   R.Up A.Pendergust 73 nett   C.
Rae,B Venner & I Crabb def D Crowe,B         June McLean/Tilley. Ladies social win-          Winners: B. Stephens, I. Richie. Runners-Up:        3. Tugun def. Tweed Heads 4-1. Div. 4 Twin       Fri 6 Aug:                                     Grade  R.Halloran 65 nett   R.Up M.Brown
Griffiths & R Mills.                         ners – Rnk 9, Isabel Nipperess & Marion         J. Field – F. Brady.                                Towns def. Tweed Heads 4-1. Div 5 Tweed          Green 1:  Rob Henshaw, Ramsay MacDon-          72 nett  N.Pin 2nd S.Reguson  8th J.Rockliff
Sat 31/7/10 Keith Cuppitt Memorial Day       Hull. Raffle – Pat Pieterse. Bookings 02        Saturday 7Th August 2010                            Heads def. Twin Towns 5-0.                       ald, George Hanlon; r/up: Frank Dawson,        & L.Moore 10th C.Jones 14th J.Jenkins   &
Winners E Kolbee & J Baxter, r/up P          6674 1816 / 2734.                               District Umpires Agm & Game                         Tweed Heads Men                                  Clive Weston, Alan Stephen.                    A.Pendergust   Friday   G.Swan 31
Tilbury & P Schofield, 3rd A Thorpe & J      Cudgen Leagues Men                              Winners:   B. Shaw – R. Dudley – B. Kent            9/8/10                                           Green 2: Laurie Cooper, John Griffiths,        pts  Members B.Bailey 42 pts B.R.D 35 pts
Jones.                                       Mon Mixed Mufti 2/8/10 WinnersD.Rob-            (Highest Winning Score). Consulation:   B.          Championships:  Senior Singles:                  Gordon Holthouse; r/up: Clem Jones, Brian      c.b   Saturday 7th & Sonday 8th   Mike &
2/8/10 Winners G Lake & K Stanley r/up       erts, L.Stokes, T.Cross.                        Stephens – G. Roots – J. Mckay.                     Round 3: Peter Goldsmith d. Carlo Cam-           Scrase, Bill Finney.                           Julie Jenkins Week-End of Golf Nett Win-
R Allen & C Klaverstyn, cons B Clacher &     Wed Mufti 4/8/10                                Raffle: Of A Bowls Bag  B. Cummings.                pana 25/14; Dennis Freeman d. Ron Duck-          Green 3: John Gunton, Graham O’Brynes,         ner B.Dobinson 136 nett R.UP P.Dunne  138
R Maunders.                                  Winning Rink F.Smith, N.Schmidt,                Championships                                       worth 25/15; Jack Blagbrough d. John             John Forrest; r/up: Sean Harty, Terry Sul-     nett Gross Winner W.Colefax 145 gross
4/8/10 Winners E Carsley & M Morgan r/       K.Anderson. Losing Rink V.Schiemer,             Club Triples 2d Round                               Mann 25/16; Keith Downey d. Rick Gam-            livan, Ken Calvert.                            Rup   C.Dean 148 Gross 2nd M.Knight   &
up M Terare & L Shepherd cons R Tonkin       M.Ryan, F.McConnell.                            Winners: B. Wilson – R. Appleton – D. De-           mon 25/14; John Parker-Smith d. Peter Mc-        Green 4: J. Davy, Neil Young, G. Badenoch;     P.Dunne   8th J.Moen  10th. W.Colefax 14th
& J Hay.                                     Sat. Mens Whites 7/8/10 BCIB Insur-             ver. Losers:   J. Hefferen – B. Brown – W.          Kenzie 25/21; John Strachan d. George Ken-       r/up: Joe Crombie, Fred Peel, Mike Nadjati     W.Wiseman  B.R.D to 72 nett Saturday & 73
9/8/10 Winners T Cox & E Kolbee, r/up        ance DayWinners              R.Hutchinson,      Whitney.                                            dall 25/20; Ian Wildman d. John Asser 25/6;      Sat 7 Aug:                                     nett Sunday c.b  
B Laybutt & A Latif, cons P Craven & R       R.Allen, T.Conlon. Runners Up T.King,           Tweed Heads Ladies Bowls.                           John Cunningham d. Haydn Soulsby 25/7            Green 1: Ray Carter, Bryan McGuinness; r/      SHOOTING
Maunders.                                    N.Bradbrook, B.Murray.                          Wednesday Pairs:                                    Pennants:  Results from Round 1:                 up: Bob Maxwell, R. Weston, Frank Hold-        Murwillumbah Pistol Club
Tweed-Northern Rivers Round Robin.           1st Round J.Turner, F.Smith, P.Tindale          G. Horlock, W. West def. L. Elsey, Pl Griffith.     Div 1: against Beenleigh lost 47/65 1 rink       sworth, John Harrison.                         7-Aug-10; Standard Pistol - J Deubel 644,
Semi-final Cabarita def Condong, Final       2nd Round P.Schofield, I.Turnbull, G.Neal.      T. Dixon, G. Goldsmith, def. M. Purcell, V.         win. Div 2: against Coolangatta won 84/57        Green 2: Carmen Anderson, Ted Crofton; r/      P Hulme 631, G Smith 610, D Dowling 581,
next Thursday Cabarita v Pottsville at       Winner of Losers V.Schiemer, M.Ryan,            Philpot; V. Rayward, M. Dare def. S. Lusby, J.      2 rink wins . Div 4: against Paradise Point      up: Chris Bidwell, Geoff Scowan, Ron Ray,      D Gazzard 569, P Schlunke 568,G Faulkner
Condong.                                     F.McConnell, Bradman M.Burns, P.Smith,          Roche. B. Bryant, S. McKenzie def. M. Bowler,       lost 51/72 1 rink win. Div 7: against Mermaid    Des Murrell                                    5666, N Davis 561, R Fleming 561, S Nash
Cabarita Beach Women                         R.Tobey.                                        B. Halsall. E. Simpson, M. Cooper def. J. Tom-      Beach won 78/44 3 rink wins. Div 8: against      Tweed Heads Tourers                            561,
05.08.10 NZ Playaway Tours Visit - Win-      Kingscliff Ladies                               lin, L. Vidulich. J. Gilroy, D. Duncan, def. J.     Helensvale won 60/57 2 rink wins. Div 9:         The Tourers accompanied by South Tweed         A Gazzard 560, J Lumsden 551, D Cusack
ners - Green 1 - Snow Nedham, Miriam         Winners Rink 8. A.Graham/W.Butler/J.            Ware, P. Reedy (on ends). S. Goldsmith, L.A.        against Helensvale won 65/58 2 rink wins         Trippers traveled to Pottsville last Sunday.   548, A Uren 545, J Duckworth 543, M Flem-
Wills, Annette Barber, Garry Ravenwood.      Scher. R/u Rink 4 D.Harris/D.Hallett/M.         French def. P. Clark, F. Hewitt. D. Stewart,        Social Results:                                  No results available.                          ing 534, J Kilpatrick 510, J Gove 484, R Kil-
Green 2 - Enid Carter, Rex Bryant, Marga-    Brown.                                          P. Southern def. B. Carmondy, D. Spicer. C.         Sun 1 Aug. Green 1: Neil & Joan Deslander,       DARTS                                          patrick 469..Ladies Air Pistol - E Bartrim 390,
ret Carlaw, Nola Gardner.                    Friday 6th Aug. 1st Round Pennants              Murphy, R. Davies def. A. Morrissey, V. Neill.      Pam & Ben Grotegoed; r/up: Betty Rodger,         Tweed Valley                                   P Faulkner 360. Air Pistol - A Uren 582. Black
Runner-ups - Green 1 - John Pilgrim,         At Home Division 2. Kingscliff vs Tweed         V. Moore, R. Curtis, def. J. Reekie, I. Wilson      Alma McGuinness, Hannah & Sam Ramsay.            Results Monday 9th August 2010. A Grade        Poweder - P Stupka 376, R King 352.
Chris Day, Dave Woods, Max Tilbury.          Heads, Kingscliff 57-3 points def. Tweed        A. Plowright, E. Carter def. J. Lyon R. Quin-       Green 2: Betty & Alan Parish, Kath & Joe         Jokers 12 def Blues 3, Gulls 10 def Lions      Rifle - J Hoctor 584, J Deubel 577, G
Green 2 - Merilyn Selvey, Nick Butera,       Heads 55-2points. Div 5 Away Tugun vs           lan. M. Forrest, H. Bosisto, def. A. Nash, E.       McKenna; r/up: Marlene Gwynne, Sean              5 and Hogan’s Heroes 12 def Cgulls 3. Bill     Faulkner 572.
John Evans.                                  Kingscliff, Kingscliff 66/4 points def Tu-      Lee. P. Mann, J. Finney def. P. Collins, E.         Harty, Una & Eric Macklin.                       Aitken threw 180 on the night. B Grade         Murwillumbah Rifle Club
Raffles - Janet Morrison, Brian Carter;      gun 46/1 point. M.McCrindle’s team 25/15,       Bradley. V. Young, M. Van Runt def. N. Bulte,       Green 3: Joan & Bill Dangerfield, Rob & Krys     Devils 7 def Leftovers 4, We’re Back 9 def     Fullbore: Shooting was at 900 yards. A Mili-
Condong Men                                  I.Fuller’s team 24/13. J.Scher’s team 17/18     .M. Little. J. Griffith, V. Gravolin def. B. McI-   Henshaw; r/up: Jane & Dennis Devine, Nor-        Sharks 2 and Tigers 6 def Duck Offs 5. Point   tary Shoot at 300 yards. Alan Cronk was the
Wednesday 4th Aug 28 bowlers Win             Kingscliff Men                                  ntyre, L Hurrey. A. Harris, V. Cunningham           ris & Helen McNamara.                            score subject to confirmation A Grade Jok-     winner of the prone, kneeling and stand-
S Mummery, T Morris, K Hall, R/ups B         Division 2 deft Musgrave Hill 68 to 50. Divi-   def. M. Hinge, J. Krichel.                          Green 4: J & N. Thomas, M & S. Cuci-             ers 62, Gulls 46, Blues 42, Hogan’s Heroes     ing competition with a total of 96.
Dunne, B Young, T Kennedy. Raffle win-       sion 3 lost to Beenleigh 62 to 73, Division     Thursday Triples                                    notta; Helen & John Reid, Pauline & Tony         32, Cgulls 21 and Lions 20. B Grade Devils     Military: A.Cronk 96; J.Willcox 95; J.Bowie
ners T Kennedy, B Clifford, S King. Friday   5 lost to Tamborine 54 to 63 and Division       A. Harris, J. Green, P. Houghton def. P.            Houghton                                         35, Tigers 34, We’re Back 30, Leftovers 28,    92; I.Wallace 86; P.Weeks 83; E.McKeever
3 bowl pairs shootout 6 teams winners S      8 lost to Beaudesert 55 to 65. Social Bowls     Mann, S. Hambleton, J. Finney. N. Wise, E.          Tues 3 Aug                                       Duck Offs 26 and Sharks 12.                    83; P.Loxley-Lewis 82; P.McGuiness 73;
Knight, J Knight R/ups R Pilon, C Pawlak.    Results: Thursday 5th August: Winners: S        Elford, B. Carey def. V. Pridham, B. Orchid,        Winners – Men – Dennis Brooks, Ray Cart-         GOLF                                           S.Dolan 65.
Raffle S Knight, B Foster.Saturday bowls     McDonald, H Hockey, B Turner; P Atkinson,       R. Wallis. C. Keane, D. Evans, N. Bell, def. J.     er, Ron Direen, Sam Ramsay; r/up: Col El-        Murwillumbah Golf                              Scope: D.Chittick 105.10; S.Ward 90.1.
30 players winners R Nelson, K Hall. Raf-    K Styles, R Heales; J Brinsmead, B Morrow,      Stebbins, D. Matteucci, S. Iles. S. Lusby, R.       sey, Laurie Holstock, Lol Sables, Ted Hellyer.   Monday 2nd   Vets Imdividual Stroke .Win-      Fullbore: D.Chittick 99.12, 1, 100.12;
fle T Kennedy, W Curby, B Wilkins. Open      B Beattie. Plate Winners: A Brown, A Reid,      Whalebone, D. Woods def. Y. Waddington,             Winners – Ladies –   Pat Mann, Dianne            ner A.Grade A./Soan 69 nett c.b   R.Up         S.Waddell 98.5, 1, 99.5; S.Dolan 95.4, 4,
pairs played P Ayres, W Clifford def M       T Hills. Saturday 7th August: Winners: K        A. Vermeulen, R. Vandebeer. L. Spencer, E.          Kerwitz, Joy Withington, Jean Finney; Lucy       W.Mavin 69 nett Winner B.Grade K.Forster       99.4; a.Cronk 95.7, 2, 97.7; W.Shoobridge
Chillcott, S Knight. Open triples D Lu-      Groves, W Hall; K Taylor, A Brown, K Berger.    Watson, S. Ganter def. N. Craig, S. Scott,          Turner, Sybil Hambleton, Esme Carter, Alice      66 nett R.Up H.Axford 67 nett   N.Pin 2nd      95.3, 2, 97.3; Rama 60.1, 15, 75.1.
can, B Rohweder, B Ayres, def R Fuller,      Pottsville Ladies                               D. McNamara. J. Ryan, J. GIlroy, P. Govett,         Plowright; r/up: Joyce Tomlin, Merle Helly-      K.Dawson   8th J.Robertson   10th A.Rowe       Scope: D.Hawkins 113, 8, 121; P.Weeks 112,
C Thompson, B Elvy. Sunday bowls 8th         Tuesday 3rd August                              M. Gwynne, def. P. Collins, B. LeBoeuf, K.          er, Jackie Ward, Lorraine Holstock; Nan          14th B.Bolt   B.R.D to 74 nett   c.b Tuesday   7, 119; B.Chittick 109, 7, 116; P.Loxley-Lewis
Aug 90 bowlers from Musgrave B C and         Triples Final Winners: L-R A. Swift, M. Camp-   Henshaw, A. Lovasi. J. Lyon, C. Hawkins,            Mallett, Edith Weston, Elaine Martignolls.       3rd   Canadian 2 Stroke Women  Winners         105, 9, 114; E.McKeever 84, 15, 99.
Murlillumbah and Condong had a great         bell & D. Buckley. Runners Up: D. Donges, J.    E. Bradley, C. Anderson, def. D. Stewart, J.        Wed 4 Aug: – Random Rink Draw:                   J.Selvey & J.Gielis 70.5 R.Up C.Waugh &        Smallbore:  J.Malek 380, 22, 402; T.Lamb
day winners Musgraves J Clark, T Dodd,       Kent & W. Fielding                              Roche, S. Goldsmith, A. Ebsworth. J. Patton,        Green 1: John Rayward, Ron Duckworth; r/         J.Smith 73.12 nett   N.Pin 2nd C.Quantrill     382, 16, 398; J.Logan 369, 28, 397; A.Cronk
R Johns, Mur-bah D Bray, R Prichard, D       Thursday 5th August                             E. Deimel, J. Kerkow, def. H. Reid, C. Davis,       up: Peter Goldsmith, John Lewis.                 8th P.Buckler & M.Shanley 10th R.Withers       391, 4, 395; G.MacMahon 368, 25, 393;
Prichard, Condong M Bennett, R Fuller, K     Winners: L-M L. Johns, D. Connolly & A.         B. Bitmead. M. Kelly, A.. Nash, B. Jacobson,        Green 2: Paul Fargher, George Mynott; r/         14th L.Anderson & V.Rayner Wednesday           W.Shoobridge 379, 13, 392; C.Freeman
Lutherborrough. Raffle winners J Wild, R     Mackay . Runners Up: H-S C. Royan & C.          def. B. Everson, G. Darcy, G. Harrop.               up: Ron Ray, Des Murrell.                        4th individual Stableford in 2 Grades Win-     379, 13, 392; G.Burfoot 345, 39, 384.

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            Sharks v Roosters                                                                                                                                                                                                           Video Pete                                   90

              Broncos v Eels                                                                                                                                                                                                            Peta Ellen                                   89
            Titans v Cowboys                                                                                                                                                                                                            Rory Curtis                                  87

                                                       Tipping Gurus
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           Storm v Rabbitohs                                                                                                                                                                                                            Peter and Lee Smith                          85
            Warriors v Knights                                                                                                                                                                                                          Emily Walsh                                  80
             Tigers v Panthers                                                                                                                                                                                                          Luke Robertson                               76
          Dragons v Sea Eagles                                                                                                                                                                                                          Chef Chris                                   73
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                                                                                                                   Ben Cullen Dip I.T.            0412 593 511                                                       Garden & Property Maintenance continued overleaf                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 21
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                     Philip Toovey 0409 799 909                                                                                                  Gary Holliday                                                                                                 TREE SERVICES
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                                                                                          Best rates & service in the Shire.           FORD FIESTA ‘06 exc cond, 74,000km, 3                                                                              available. Phone Northern Rivers Family
 8.30am-12pm Wednesday, 9am-5pm Monday to                                                    Phone Matt 0427172684                     mth reg, low profile alloys, dual airbags &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Day Care for more info on 07 5536 1865.
 Friday. Ads can’t be taken on the weekend.                                                                                            elect windows $11,800 ono. 0404955246
                                                                                             Solar Hot Water                                                                                                       MUSICAL NOTES                                          PETS
 Classified ads may also be lodged at our office:
                                                                                          NEW SYSTEMS $695. 66794210                            CAR BODIES                                                   GUITAR AMP REPAIRS, all pro audio &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ADOPT A CAT from Animal Welfare
                                                                                                                                                                                                             custom modifications. Ph 07 55454831
 Suite 1, Warina Walk Arcade, Murwillumbah                                            MOBILITY SCOOTER luxury model,                           REMOVED FREE                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          League NSW. Phone 66844070
                                                                                      4 wheel suspension, new March 2010                            $$$s for most.
 RATES & PAYMENT                                                                      $3650, never used, sell $2150, could                  Phone 0418189324, 0438189323                                     PIANO, DOUBLE BASS & DRUM TRIO
 $15.00 for the first two lines (minimum charge)
                                                                                      deliver. Phone 0420411021                                                                                                      for your cocktail party               Burmese Brown
                                                                                                                                             BARGAINS                                                                 wedding or function
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Pure Bred
 $5.00 for each extra line (these prices include GST)                                         BAMBOO PLY                                                                                                     Professional ensemble performing works
                                                                                                                                                                                                              by the worlds greatest jazz piano trios.     Brown Kitten
 Cash, cheque or credit card – Mastercard or Visa.                                     from $10.50sqm & Bamboo Flooring.                88 Holden Barina Hatch 5 sp, air, good
                                                                                                                                        little runabout WQP841 ............................. $1,990            From Oscar Peterson, Dave Brubeck           – Available now
                                                                                           For ceilings, walls, doors, etc.
 DEADLINE                                                                                Ph 66884188 - sample & brochure                2000 Daewoo Matiz Hatch Air, p/s, manual                               to Ahmad Jamal and Brad Mehldau             Desexed, chipped,
                                                                                                          112949km, AB99SX.................................. $4,895
 12pm Wednesday for display ads                                                                                                         Motor Home Mazda Diesel, 5 sp, air, p/s,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           vacc & reg breeder.
 12pm Wednesday for line ads                                                          TIMBER, pine, treated pine, hardwood,
                                                                                      mouldings, sleepers, fencing, Koppers
                                                                                                                                        L/H/door, fridge, stove etc EHA709......... $16,950                                TUITION                         0429 867 993
                                                                                                                                        Toyota Rav 4 4 door, 5 sp, air, p/s, alloys
 Account enquiries phone 02 6684 1777                                                 logs, ply, MDF, lattice, made to order.           BKG15G ................................................... $6, 495
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           6672 2447
                                                                                      Brims Builders Hardware, Billinudgel              98 Mazda 626 Hatch Auto, , air, p/s, 4 cyl                           WWW.TEACHINTERNATIONAL.
                                                                                      02 66801718, Sth Tweed 07 55236002
                                                 VOTE ALI BABA                                                                          AGB64V .................................................... $4,800
                                                                                                                                                                                                              TEACH                ll p
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      PUBLIC NOTICES                                                                   LOCALLY HANDMADE JEWELLERY                       35 CARS UNDER $10,000                                                 ENGLISH           job estyle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            LEAD THE WAY
                                                     Why?                                                                                                 OVERSEAS                                        Positive dog training.
       ECHO ECHO                                 Only 40 thieves                                also available at
                                                                                                                                        16 ENDEAVOUR CLOSE, BALLINA                                            TRAVEL – WORK – ADVENTURE!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 No degree or experience required.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Starting classes now.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Older puppy: ages 16-24 weeks,
      DOUBLE DEAL                               THE RUG SHOP BANGALOW                  Hammer & Hand, Ti Tree Pl, Byron A&I                    Ballina Car Centre                                               Cert III & IV in Teaching English to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Adult: 6 months & over.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  Double your exposure. Your ad will
                                                                                        Tweed River Gallery, Murwillumbah                6686 5586                                   DLN 19950                 Recruitment service & Job Guarantee!         INTRO DISCOUNT OFFER.
                                                                                         Tumbulgum Gallery, Tumbulgum
  appear in over 40,000 newspapers                PROF. SERVICES                                                                                                                                                  FREE RESOURCE BOOK
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   for prompt course enrolment!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Phone Gilda on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              6685 4739 or 0438 328 764
 weekly. Ask us about our great deals                                                 POOL TABLE pub size, mahog finish, all
     when you advertise in both                     PARENTS & CARERS
                                                                                                                                         ’01 Mazda Van E2000 SWB                                                Free info session – 16 August                    (Member of A.P.D.T.)
                                                                                      acc, mint cond, $850 ono. 0412738592               (YDH934) ..........................$3800                                Next course 22-26 September
    THE TWEED SHIRE ECHO &                   of young children, learn strategies to                                                                                                                             5/1 Carlyle St, Byron Bay
     THE BYRON SHIRE ECHO                      guide young children’s behaviour       ZENTAI FUTON queen size platform bed               ’01 Mazda Van E2000 LWB
 Phone 02 66722280 or 02 66841777             with Early Childhood Prof Liz May,      & latex mattress, perfect cond, $950. Ph           (YIR157).............................$4800                             1300 558 890
                                               1 day course, Aug/Sept, $100pp.        0415837275 or 66761198
       SUBSCRIBE TO THE ECHO                                                                                                             ’02 Mazda Van E2000 SWB
If you want to be sure of your copy each                                              RELOCATABLE HOME 2 br, at Glen Villa               (XNH918) ..........................$3800
 week, or if you have a friend who’d like                                             Park, Byron Bay, carport storeroom inc,            ’02 Holden Executive Wagon
   to have a subscription, why not send                  EVENTS                       short walk to shops/beach, $145000. ph
                                                                                                                                         (YHD438) ..........................$3900
 them one? $35 per quarter or $125 per                                                0414354321
                                                                                                                                         ’02 Mazda Van LWB                                                          WORK WANTED
     year, post incl. Write to ‘The Echo’
  6 Village Way, Stuart St, Mullumbimby
                                               SPRING EQUINOX                         HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE lounge,                        (XVT347) ...........................$4800
                                               WOMEN’S GATHERING - ULURU              coffee tbl, qu bed, bar stools, desk, fridge                                                                           BOOKKEEPER qual & exp in MYOB,                Phoenix is a DSH ginger tabby, one year
    2482 including payment in advance.                                                                                                   ’04 Kia Pregio Van
                                             Come, lets dance together & sing up a    & washing machine. 0405143901                                                                                          Payroll, BAS prep, REST. Reasonable           old, desexed female. She is a friendly,
                                            storm for purification. Ceremony, Yoga &                                                      (AB61SR) ...........................$5800                           rates. Virginia 66803770, 0406692789          kitten like, cat who loves being with
                                                                                      MANGO 80kg plus, frozen organic mango.                                                                                                                               people and gets on well with other cats.
                                            more Sept 21 to 24, 2010 $450 inc food                                                       ’06 Kia Pregio Ute K277
                                                                                      Sweet local produce includes as new                                                                                                                                  If you can give Phoenix a secure,
                                            & accom. Bookings Karen 0458096252
                                                                                      freezer $750 the lot 66844331
                                                                                                                                         (AL79YG) ...........................$7800                               POSITIONS VACANT                          loving home please contact Trudi at
                                                                                                                                         ’05 Mazda 6 Luxury Sports                                                          WARNING
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the Friends of the Pound Adoption
                                                                                                                                         (JC7264) ......................... $14000                                                                         Information Booth on 07 5524 8590.
                                                         HEALTH                            INSULATION                                                                                                          The Department of Fair Trading has
                                                                                                                                                                                                              warned people to be very careful about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Visit to
                                                                                                                                             Contact Geoff Cook                                                                                            view other dogs and cats needing homes.
                                               TRADITIONAL THAI MASSAGE                  Wa rehouse closing                                     0414 585 392                                                  responding to advertisements offering
                                                        Thai masseur.                        Top Qu a l i ty                                  10 Bonanza Drive,                                                 work at home. Readers should be
                                                Ph Nui 66771670, 0410519341
                                                                                          Insulation from $2.50
                                                                                                                                        Billinudgel NSW                                                       wary if asked to pay money upfront for               ONLY ADULTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                               employment opportunities and never
                                                 SEXUAL HEALTH SERVICE                     per sq metre whole                                                                                                    send money to a post office box.          SENSUAL, SEXY, TANTALISING, full
                                                   Free STI/HIV checkups                     house lots $250                                        MOTOR BIKES                                                                                           body rub. Total stress relief in intimate
                                                Clinics Murwillumbah & Tweed                                                                                                                                 MODELS 18+ years required. Nude              environment. Tweed Heads 0410254976
 Arts Therapy                                For appointment phone 0755066850                  Free Delivery                           SCOOTER ‘07 Bug Jive 50 cc looks new 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                             female for Picture and People magazines.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             No experience required. All shapes and       WELL presented staff req for new men’s
              & Sandplay                                                                 PH: 1800 330 944                              mths reg 4500km $1290. 66803791
                                                                                                                                                                                                             sizes. Backpackers welcome. Good             massage centre in Tweed. 0415746443
                    for children
                                              Sexual Counselling                                                                           BUSINESS FOR SALE
                                                                                                                                                                                                             money. Professional accredited ACP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          LADIES URGENTLY required at Lismore’s
                                              Alison Rahn qualified sex therapist                                                                                                                             photographer. Ph 0413627846
                     and adults     0432599812                       WANTED                                   HAIKU FRAMING & DESIGN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          premium adult venue. Top $’s, free food &
                      Claudia                                                                                                                                                                                        BE YOUR OWN BOSS                     accommodation. 66225533
                                               QUIT SMOKING IN 60 MINUTES             OLD SURFBOARDS wanted for cash $$,                picture framing, Japanese antiques and                                  See ad in Business Opportunities.
                   02 6684 6543                How? Ask Ingrid phone 66803827         all sizes, in any condition, will come to you.    homewares, good lease and rent, 100m2                                                                             INDULGE YOUR SENSES with the
                                                                                      Phone 0413289443                                    Jonson St Byron Bay Ph 66807891                                                                                 professional Touch of Justine, slinky
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          massage and sensual touch, Wed - Fri
                                                        FOR HIRE                                                                    GARAGE SALES                                         BUSINESS OPP.                                                                                          10am - 7pm. 0407013347 txt or call
                                                   EVENT & PARTY HIRE
  The Autumn                                   Audio & lighting. 0418676534 or
                                                                                           Clutter Overload?                             The Department of Fair Trading has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Make a Difference                         EARN BIG
                                                                                       Time to clear it out with a garage sale.         warned people to be very careful about
   Club Inc.                                                                           Ph us on 66722280 to advertise here.             responding to advertisements offering                                    Join a special team of people                BUCK$
                                                     TRADEWORK                                                                            work at home. Readers should be
     AGM to be held                                                                   SEA BREEZE EST 4 Narooma St, Sat                                                                                          who make a difference in the
                                                                                                                                        wary if asked to pay money upfront for                                 lives of the elderly. We provide            Good working environment
    10am September                             MOBILE WELDING                         & Sun, 8am-4pm, leather lounge, timber
                                                                                                                                         employment opportunities and never
                                                                                      table + chairs, clothes dryers, office chairs                                                                                 non-medical companion-                      with female staff
       2, 2010 at                           Experienced, insured. Scott 0415998299    & cabinets & so much more!
                                                                                                                                           send money to a post office box.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                ship, home care and personal
   Tumbulgum Road,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           must be 18–65 yrs old
                                                    BRUNSWICK VALLEY                                                                    CHANGE YOUR LIFE, BE YOUR OWN                                            care in their homes. Flexible
     Murwillumbah                                                                           MOTOR VEHICLES                               BOSS Looking for a ‘set and forget’                                       day, evening and weekend                02 6674 5020
                                                   DIGGER MAN                         VW GOLF ‘97 12 mth reg, blue slip, good
                                                                                                                                         business that will bring you a strong                                  shifts available. No qualifica-
                                             Excavator & tipper hire. 0427172684                                                         passive income for years to come?
                                                                                      cond, 5 sp, cent lock, a/c, a/b, low pro                                                                                    tions necessary, all training

                                                                                                                                               Your search ends here!
                                                  TREE SERVICES
                                                                                      wheels, new tyres $4800. Ph 66845514                                                  provided. Drivers licence &                   SOCIAL ESCORTS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    transportation essential.
                                                                                      VOLVO ‘92 sedan, mech A1, body fair,             HEAD LICE are dead lice using Deadlice                                                                             BEAUTIFUL, Petite, Incalls / Outcalls.
   PEOPLE                                       Hart Tree Lopping
                                               Professional care, specialising in
                                                                                      low km for age, rego 03/11, $1900 ono.
                                                                                      Ph 66840425 or 0417454879
                                                                                                                                       natural non toxic lotion. Distributors wanted.                            Phone 02 8230 3012                       Ocean Shores 0488649248, 66802420

   NEEDED                                    dangerous & difficult trees. Chipping &
                                               grinding. 66849137, 0427347380                                                                     SHARE ACCOM.                                                                                           Maintenance/Plumber
                                                                                                                                       POTTSVILLE fully-furn room, own bthrm,                                                                            Required
  to complete                                                                                                                          $140pw + elect. Phone 0433161191
 corporation’s                                                                                                                         FINGAL HEAD lge room avail, fem pref.                                     Mature person required to join the maintenance team at the Byron
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 at Byron Resort and Spa. Self starter, ability to work unsupervised
   planetary                                                                                                                           Spacious & relaxed home. 0448743622
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and prioritise tasks. Casual position 38hr week on a 7 day roster,
                                                     FOR ALL YOUR
  domination                                 PROFESSIONAL TREE CARE NEEDS!                                                                                    TO LET                                             including afternoon shift rotation. Basic computer skills required.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Experience with gas appliances and sewerage treatment plant
  master plan                                                            ”
                                                                                      SUZUKI SWIFT ‘06 model, air-con, CD,
                                                                                      ABS, 11 mths rego, sports exhaust, new           TWEED SOUTH 3br, 1 bathrm, neat &
                                                                                      Indium spark plugs, sports wheels & low          tidy, vege garden, close to river, $380pw                                 Please email your application letter and resume to Maintenance
 Expressions of slavery:                                                              profile tyres, some hail damage, $8000            incl elect, pets & furn neg, refs req’d.                                  Manager Sean Allen at by Friday                       Carmine 6685 4015 - 0401 208 797        Phone 0422465746                                 Phone 0405143901                                                          20th August.                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Tweed Shire Echo August 12, 2010 23
                                                                 Seems you can’t believe much                                                                          to opportunistic politicians)
                                                                 you read in the local daily, es-                                                                      walk to show their concern.
                                                                 pecially during election time                                                                         Organisers of last year’s Walk
                                                                 when allegations fly thick and                                                                        Against Warming (WAW) on
                                                                 fast between the pollies com-                                                                         the Tweed say it was a little bit of
                                                                 peting for our vote. One text                                                                         a ‘salvaged disaster’ because the
                                                                 message (anonymous as usual                                                                           WAW website put up a Google
                                                                 – not a credible way to sample                                                                        map showing the walk starting
                                                                 opinion) slams the Libs’ Joan                                                                         from Brett Street, Tweed Heads,
                                                                 van Lieshout and her campaign                                                                         instead of Cabarita Beach/
                                                                 van, claiming it was registered                                                                       Bogangar. Then, to compound
     BNI is an international referral-based                      in Queensland. However,                                                                               the problem, a local activist sent
      business networking group with a                           checking with her team, Back-                                                                         an email to hundreds of other
    successful chapter based in the Tweed.                       burner learns that is absolutely                                                                      Tweed residents announcing
                                                                 not true and the colourful van                                                                        the walk would be held on the
       We meet every Thursday 8.15am-10am.                       is indeed registered in NSW.                                                                          Sunday when in fact it was on
   BNI Eagle chapter pass at least $2m in business               We wonder if some of those                                                                            the Saturday. ‘So god knows
          amongst its members each year.                         text messengers would peddle                                                                          how many people were wan-
                                                                 such false rumours if they had                                                                        dering aimlessly around Brett
             Meet one of our members:                            to put their name to them.                                                                            Street and how many turned
                                                                                                                                                                       up on the wrong day!’ an or-
   DEANA GRAY CONVEYANCING                                       Friends of Tweed Heads Lib-                                                                           ganiser told Backburner. This
                         Deana Gray Conveyancing is the          rary recently raised money to                                                                         year, the Tweed Walk Against
                          leading conveyancing business          buy hanging art rails for the                                                                         Warming will be held on Sun-
                            in Tweed Heads. Deana and            library to enable local artists to                                                                    day (August 15) at 11am at
                            her staff offer a very efficient      promote and sell their artwork                                                                        Cabarita/Bogangar, with walk-
                          and personalised service. They         within the community. Paint-                                                                          ers urged to bring some home-
                            specialise in NSW and QLD            ings can now be hung around                                                                           made walk-against-warming
                             conveyancing transactions.          the main interior walkways of        Hope Gray, Ethan Gray, Tallula Gamma and Declan Gamma, all signs and meet at 10.45am at
                                                                 the library providing ample          of Kingscliff, were among the 500 residents who received a free the Norries Headland carpark.
                                                                 display space for art viewing        native plant courtesy of Tweed Shire Council at Sunday’s Family The walk will follow the cycle
                                                                 by the community. The library        Fun Day to celebrate Local Government Week.                      track south to Hastings Point
                                                                 does not charge commission             Thousands of locals enjoyed the family fun in the sun at Salt and return, for those feeling fit
                                                                 for displaying the art works.        Central Park at Kingscliff, the culmination of a full program of enough, of course. For info visit
                                                                 To book call Colette on 07 5569      activities for Local Government Week, which showcases the
                                                                 3150. Backburner’s tip to raise      wide range of services and programs offered by local councils.
                                                                 an artist’s profile is to make the                                                                         The unsuccessful 2001 Labor
                                                                                                        Photo courtesy Tweed Shire Council
     3/43 Greenway Drive Tweed Heads South.                      work controversial enough to                                                                               candidate for Richmond, Jenny
       phone: 07 5513 1644 fax: 07 5513 1655                     generate publicity, following        porting to the Community          However, they soon learned to       McAllister, now an ALP sen-
         email:                           the recent brouhaha over the         for Division B (population of     live with it and the newsletter     ior vice president and chair of
                                                                 mayor’s ban on Nobbys Creek          30,000 to 100,000). Mayor         came under fire just before the     the NSW government’s Electric
                                                                 artist Chris Degenhardt’s anti-      Warren Polglase, who accepted     last council was sacked when it     Vehicles Taskforce, finds herself
      BNI POSITION VACANT:                                       rally painting.                      the award from local govern-      appeared to back a push by the      in the spotlight again after her
                                                                                                      ment minister Barbara Perry,      pro-development faction to sell     meetings with Better Place Aus-
       CHIROPRACTOR                                              Tweed Shire Council was un-
                                                                 derstandably quick off the
                                                                                                      said the Tweed community was
                                                                                                      ‘fortunate to have been served
                                                                                                                                        off a piece of prime beachfront
                                                                                                                                        land to developers at Cabarita/
                                                                                                                                                                            tralia, the company in which
                                                                                                                                                                            premier Kristina Keneally’s hus-
     Deana says: I’ve been a member of BNI for 3 years
    and it has helped me to grow my business. If we had a        mark last week to announce it        by the Tweed Link for the past    Bogangar with a front page          band, Ben Keneally, is a senior
  chiropractor in our group we would be referring business       had won a ‘prestigious’ award        13 years’. Backburner couldn’t    tabloid-like headline ‘Is this      executive and holds 3.2 million
   to you! So if you are a chiropractor in the Tweed, Tweed      for communications from the          help think how times have         too good a deal to refuse?’ (or     management shares. SMH has
  Coast, Coolangatta region then I’d love you to call Belinda    Local Government and Shires          changed, as it was Cr Polglase    words to that effect). The de-      revealed that Better Place was
  Dinsey from our membership committee on 0488 590 117.          Association (LGSA) for its           and his faction on council who    veloper had links with the fac-     exclusively approached to par-
  She will arrange an obligation free visit to our meetings so   weekly newsletter, the Tweed         criticised the publication and    tion and even helped organise a     ticipate in a bid to run an elec-
       that you can see how we do business... for you.           Link. Council won the 2010           council’s involvement with it     slush fund to help their candi-     tric vehicle recharging trial by
                                                                 RH Dougherty Award for Re-           when it was first proposed.       dates get elected. Many thought     the state-owned EnergyAustral-
                                                                                                                                        it was a fairly partisan piece of   ia. It turns out that McAllister
                                                                                                                                        journalism but thankfully we        is also the co-founder, with Ms
                                                                                                                                        have not seen a repeat since.       Keneally, of the Labor Environ-
                                                                                                                                                                            ment Action Network, which
                                                                                                                                        It’s that time again, when people   aims to ‘influence the policies of
                                                                                                                                        who really think global warm-       the ALP and Labor parliamen-
                                                                                                                                        ing is the biggest moral chal-      tary caucuses’ on climate and
                                                                                                                                        lenge of our time (as compared      sustainability issues.

                                                                                                                                              BUSINESS EXCELLENCE
                                                                                                                                              BREAKFASTS PRESENT
                                                                                                                                          SPECIAL 17TH BIRTHDAY PRESENTATION:

                                                                                                                                          KAREN SCHMIDT
                                                                                                                                            “GROW YOUR BUSINESS”
                                                                                                                                                              This month’s speaker believes that
                                                                                                                                                              the success of any business comes
                                                                                                                                                                down to one important factor: the
                                                                                                                                                                   ability of its leaders to grow.
                                                                                                                                                                    Whether you are a business
                                                                                                                                                                   owner, a manager or even just
                                                                                                                                                                   an employee you are a leader.
                                                                                                                                                                     You lead the way for your
                                                                                                                                                                   customers, you are a leader in
                                                                                                                                                                    your occupation or industry
                                                                                                                                                                        and you are planting the
                                                                                                                                                                         seeds for leaders of the
                                                                                                                                                                       future to grow and develop.

                                                                                                                                                                        Wednesday August 18
                                                                                                                                                                           Tweed Heads Bowls Club
                                                                                                                                                                         Florence Street, Tweed Heads
                                                                                                                                                                      6.45am for 7am start, finish 8.30am
                                                                                                                                                                         Cost $25 includes hot breakfast

                                                                                                                                         Bookings and enquiries:                         Proudly sponsored by

                                                                                                                                         07 5524 1273
                                                                                                                                         More details at
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