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Jazz for Kangaroo Island bushfire appeal



Local jazz musicians Peter (pictured) and Nicola Gilham will play, together with three other musicians to raise funds for the Kangaroo Island Bushfire Appeal, supporting the work of the Bush Church Aid Society.

Council suspends its collection scheme and activists 'disable' Coca Cola machines as NT loses container deposit court case


The Northern Territory Government will ask the beverage industry to voluntarily continue the container deposit scheme following today’s Federal Court of Australia ruling that it is illegal, says NT Chief Minister Terry Mills.

Meanwhile a group calling itself Out Of Order has begun sticking OUT OF ORDER notices on Coca Cola and Mount Franklin vending machines around the country, says spokesman Katso, "in support of the Northern Territory’s ‘cash for cans’ scheme," says spokesman Katso.

UPDATE: And the Alice Springs Town Council has today suspended its Cash for Wine & Spirit Glass Bottles scheme which had been operating out of Territory Metals since October 2012. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.



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