The Ryan Independent

Commentary on global, federal, state and local issues from Brisbane's western suburbs

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Back again, again.

December 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Posts

Blogging has taken a back-seat since the Federal election (congratulations, Sandra Bayley, on a great showing for the Greens). Hard on its heels was the Walter Taylor by-election for the BCC ward vacated by Jane Prentice, the LNP victor in Ryan. A further strong swing in the Greens direction with a reduced LNP margin and [...]

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Oil, oil, everywhere?

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Posts

Three images of oil that speak for themselves. The first, courtesy of Paul Rademacher’s site, shows the extent of the BP oil spill in relation to S.E. Queensland. ¬†It completely dwarfs not just the electorate of Ryan, but would extend from Noosa to Ballina on the NSW coast, and from¬†Stanthorpe in the south-west to a [...]

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