One minister, Eva Lawler, releases a three-year bushfire volunteer strategy while her front bench colleague, Lauren Moss, is still waiting for the evaluation of the 17-day January blaze which devastated half of the West MacDonnells. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
Rather than go into competition with what is already operating – such as a brand new youth drop-in centre at Brown Street – the 24/7 THIS WAY youth centre initiative should work out where the gaps are and how best it can contribute to bridging them, argues youth worker RAINER CHLANDA.
With an eye on Port Augusta where solar power dreams have become spectacular reality, RePower Alice Springs is starting to focus on how and when to make practical use of The Centre's abundant resource, sunshine. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.