Water Entitlements and Allocations

Cop this for a misleading, almost non-sensical statement-The NSW Office of Water will leave water entitlement for general security users along the Lachlan River at 100 per cent for the 2015-16 year. It says entitlement, not to be confused with water allocations, will remain unchanged after wide consultation with users along the river.The Office of Water's … Continue reading Water Entitlements and Allocations

Bourke-A Town With Real Spirit-A Personal Perspective

BackgroundIn August 1960, as a raw youth,just after my nineteenth birthday, pastoral house Dalgety sent me to Bourke Branch. I had joined Dalgety in Sydney six weeks or so earlier after spending three years "jackarooing" in south/west and central Queensland. Dalgety said that they would use my vast rural experience and send me to a … Continue reading Bourke-A Town With Real Spirit-A Personal Perspective

More Wisdom From One of My Favourites

Freeman Dyson: Earth Is Actually Growing GreenerThe Vancouver Sun, 6 April 2015This week’s Conversation that Matters features Princeton University’s preeminent physicist Freeman Dyson who says computer models do a good job of helping us understand climate but they do a very poor job of predicting it. Freeman Dyson is a member of the GWPF’s Academic Advisory CouncilDyson says, “as … Continue reading More Wisdom From One of My Favourites