Building Submarines in Adelaide… Why?

I cannot join in the general rejoicing about the subs being built in Adelaide. Submarines and other defense requirements should be built so as to provide the best possible equipment for our defense personnel, at the best possible value for Australian taxpayers. Building the subs in Adelaide will cost an additional $18 billion. That is, …

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Norfolk Island Transition

Over the last twelve months the administration of Norfolk Island has gradually been assumed by the Australia Federal Government. Norfolk Island is part of Australia, but has been largely autonomous. No outsiders have been allowed to purchase property there, and those who come from outside to provide services are generally limited to a three year …

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