As expected, there were mixed feelings about naming Karratha’s new arts and community precinct the Red Earth Arts Precinct. Perfect.
@Meaganb72 Unemployment up, debt up, child protection dysfunction, health straining, juvenile justice chaos but open cheque book for arts. @wagovt REAP ay, CoK sure loves their acronyms @pdekkeruijff Surely they could be a little more creative with the name other than 'Red Earth'. Tracey Colomer Arty McArtface. Winner. Kylie Dennison. Mmm not sure how I feel about the name. Pauline Retz
More Rio Tinto job cuts and a renewed push to automate train lines caused plenty of concern in the Pilbara last week. Well that's great, what about all the families that will be effected by it? So many other jobs out there? Adam Duncombe More job losses and small business closures to come under Grylls’ mining tax. Peter Foster