Thursday, May 13, 2021

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As DD looms: Where Is Wazza?

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Warren Snowdon (at right) is nowhere to be seen as his tongue-tied Labor team faces two elections. COMMENT by ERWIN CHLANDA.

 

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Is there really going to be an election on Saturday? The major lobbies for Alice Springs could be forgiven for wondering about that, at least until this morning when the Coalition dropped the Outback Highway bombshell, a massive boon to the ailing tourist industry, to mining and remote communities. But apart from that, the town's five main pressure groups are still waiting for answers – and so are we. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo: Early polling in Alice Springs.

Coalition promise: $33m for Outback Highway through Alice

 

 

A Federal Coalition government would provide $33 million over three years for the upgrading and partial sealing of the Outback Highway from Winton in Queensland to Laverton in Western Australia. The announcement will be made by Tina MacFarlane, CLP candidate for Lingiari (pictured), this morning. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

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