Independents have had their day

I implied in my most recent blog post that it would be the last with a focus on New England. That was certainly the plan, but then Wednesday happened. Read more of this post


Byelections and ground meat: together at last!

Yesterday I rediscovered the “kinder, gentler” side of politics that seems to have been missing from Australia over the last few years. And became irrationally excited about sausage sizzles. Read more of this post

All eyes on Armidale

When I accepted a position as a cadet journalist in a small country NSW town, I was expecting to be relegated to stories about CWA meetings, complaints about potholes in the main street and police fining bored hoons for doing burnouts at the lookout. Read more of this post