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North Coast Voices: Giving BOF a biff on behalf of the Clarence Valley

North Coast Voices: Giving BOF a biff on behalf of the Clarence Valley | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
Ms SAFFIN (Page) (11:40): In listening to the honourable member for Flynn speaking—can I say I like the honourable member for Flynn and he seems like a good fellow—how can it be a good idea to cut jobs in your own ...
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Grafton has lost jobs in the abbatoir, in Telstra and now the NSW government want to cut jail jobs
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Aboriginal artists' work on display - Clarence Valley Daily Examiner

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Aboriginal artists' work on display
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AN ORGANISATION supporting artists on the North Coast gave a demonstration of what it can do to Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis this week.
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Gulaptis chided by nurse | Clarence Valley Daily Examiner

Gulaptis chided by nurse | Clarence Valley Daily Examiner | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
TYRONE Dungey from the Nurses and Midwives Association refuted Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis's statement.
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Glenugie Blockade Band ~ Live! @ Clarence Clean Free CSG Concert

Did the flyer tie-wired to that the gum tree really read, "New York - London - Pillar Valley"? Yes folks The Glenugie Blockade Band was in town on February 1... (RT @cecenviro: Glenugie Blockade Band ~ Live!
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RT @gaolteacher: 'University isn't for everyone' student tells journo why #TAFE needs to be funded & preserved for future generations http://t.co/6mmsk4zo
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Grafton narrowly escapes flood devastation - Yahoo!7 News

Grafton narrowly escapes flood devastation - Yahoo!7 News | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
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Grafton narrowly escapes flood devastation
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Anti-CSG protesters appear in Grafton Local Court | Clarence Valley ...

Anti-CSG protesters appear in Grafton Local Court | Clarence Valley ... | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
BODIES were crammed in the aisles this morning as anti-CSG protesters inundated Grafton Local Court to who their support to the six men held in police custody.
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It will be interesting to see how these protesters are treated by the courts. Just trying toprotect their environment

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TAFE teachers reject staff change - Ninemsn

TAFE teachers reject staff change - Ninemsn | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
TAFE teachers reject staff changeNinemsn2:47pm December 17, 2012. NSW TAFE teachers have rejected a proposed enterprise agreement which their union argued would replace them with less qualified, lower paid staff.
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TAFE teachers in NSW will not sacrifice professionalism, the skills development of students or future productivity of the NSW economy for a 2.5% pay rise.

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CSG activists block drill site south of Grafton - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

CSG activists block drill site south of Grafton - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
'A significant action' is how the president of the Lock the Gate Alliance is describing an anti-coal seam gas blockade south of Grafton.
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North Coast Voices: Giving BOF a biff on behalf of the Clarence Valley

North Coast Voices: Giving BOF a biff on behalf of the Clarence Valley | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
Ms SAFFIN (Page) (11:40): In listening to the honourable member for Flynn speaking—can I say I like the honourable member for Flynn and he seems like a good fellow—how can it be a good idea to cut jobs in your own ...
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NSW councils need more apprentices: union - The Australian | TAFE Education

NSW councils need more apprentices: union - The Australian | TAFE Education | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
NSW councils need more apprentices: unionThe AustralianThe recent actions of Premier Barry O'Farrell in reducing TAFE funding did not help the situation, particularly in regional communities, he said.
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North Coast Voices: What the Clarence Valley is telling the NSW ...

North Coast Voices: What the Clarence Valley is telling the NSW ... | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
The Liberal Premier of New South Wales Barry O'Farrell, his National Party Deputy Andrew Stoner and newly-elected Nationals State Member for Clarence Chris Gulaptis got everything wrong. It was an absolute ...
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Clarence Greens: O'Farrell's TAFE cuts strike at NSW's cultural and ...

Clarence Greens: O'Farrell's TAFE cuts strike at NSW's cultural and ... | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
"Cutting 800 jobs from TAFE institutions will severely compromise student learning and gut the quality and viability public vocational education for decades to come. "TAFE teachers cannot be expected to maintain the quality ...
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Labor says education staff cut in Grafton is really 10% | Clarence ...

Labor says education staff cut in Grafton is really 10% | Clarence ... | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
The loss of local teachers was announced on the same day it was revealed the Government had wasted $100000 changing the name of the Department of Education.
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Co-op in good hands

Co-op in good hands | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
CASINO apprentice Blair Lotz is a humble bloke who never thought that working at Casino Meatworks would earn him an award.
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Twitter / gaolteacher: SMH shows that #TAFE's proposal ...

RT @gaolteacher: SMH shows that #TAFE's proposal to slash wages thru intro of tutors & assessors should be stopped.
Vote NO to EBA http://t.co/oud3zqHIdW
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Twitter / gaolteacher: Angry #TAFE supporters hear ...

RT @gaolteacher: Angry #TAFE supporters hear latest impacts from BOF privatisation agenda http://t.co/dcVBiviJ
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Twitter / gaolteacher: NIRIMBA students like their ...

NIRIMBA students like their community, love #TAFE. Increasing fees while cuts to teachers & courses is an outcry http://t.co/PKIqXjsL
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TAFE offers chance for your inner artist to prosper - Clarence Valley Daily Examiner

TAFE offers chance for your inner artist to prosper - Clarence Valley Daily Examiner | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
TAFE offers chance for your inner artist to prosper Clarence Valley Daily Examiner A SERIES of new short, affordable art courses now available through North Coast TAFE offers the chance to discover the artist within while building up to a full...
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grafton TAFE has been forced in to commercializing coursesbecause of budget cuts by the O'Farrell government to North Coast TAFE

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Jail closure call under fire - Newcastle Herald

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Jail closure call under fire
Newcastle Herald
Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis says protocols are needed for dealing with such decisions to stop community confusion.
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Too little, too late.

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Greens NSW MP and Glenugie locals say no to CSG

Greens NSW MP and Glenugie locals say no to CSG | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
THE Daily Examiner speaks to Greens NSW MLC (#csg #lockthegate lib mps start to waver over csg, nats still betraying the bush, Grafton locals blockade drilling,
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Rock it out local

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GRAFTON TAFE campus will be rocking today as past and present music students reunite for a free concert as part of the campus’s open day. (#TAFE makes a difference.
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North Coast Voices: Gulaptis knew full details of Grafton Gaol closure by 20 June 2012

North Coast Voices: Gulaptis knew full details of Grafton Gaol closure by 20 June 2012 | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
RT @no_filter_Yamba: In evidence to inquiry Gulaptis admits knew of Grafton Gaol closure by 20.6.12 Still denying this to media on 27.6.12 http://t.co/jQpRhkMt...
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Grafton struggling with jail closure: MP - Yahoo!7 News

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Yahoo!7 NewsGrafton struggling with jail closure: MPYahoo!7 NewsThe Nationals MP for Clarence says the Grafton community is struggling in the wake of the government's decision to close the local jail.
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Education Equaliser The deliberate extermination of TAFE | TAFE in Victoria

Education Equaliser The deliberate extermination of TAFE | TAFE in Victoria | Save Grafton | Scoop.it
Phil Chadwick, President of the NSW TAFE Teachers Association responds to a question about public transport access to TAFE courses. It seems to the policy in Victoria.. Where is our Labor Fed Govt ??
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Twitter / gaolteacher: Protests over #TAFE gather ...

RT @gaolteacher: Protests over #TAFE gather momentum. Tomorrow your community?
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