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  • port fairy stands up

    port fairy stands up

    Last week, I wrote about Steve Greenwood. He was the manager of the Romsey Hotel when the hotel’s owner, Jim Hogan, was trying to...

  • we’re still gambling

    we’re still gambling

    So the VCGR have released their poker machine figures for the 2009-10 financial year. They seemed to think the situation was improving, as I...

  • xenophon endorses mayne

    xenophon endorses mayne

    I was wondering if this would happen, and I’m glad it has! Stephen Mayne nominated for the Victorian Senate earlier today, and now it...

  • stephen mayne running for senate

    stephen mayne running for senate

    An excerpt from Stephen’s announcement, via The Mayne Report: Shareholder activist, local government councillor, Crikey founder and former Liberal staffer Stephen Mayne turned 41...

  • from romsey to port fairy

    from romsey to port fairy

    You’ve got to hand it to Steve Greenwood. He was the manager of Jim Hogan’s Romsey Hotel when Hogan was fighting tooth and nail...

  • don’t poke jan juc

    don’t poke jan juc

    There’s been a bit of coverage in the press lately about a proposed development in the surf coast town of Jan Juc, which would...

  • i can’t talk about it

    i can’t talk about it

    Problem gambling is a strange addiction. When you say “addiction” most people think of drugs, legal or otherwise. Cigarettes, alcohol, prescription drugs, ecstacy, heroin,...

  • a long way from home

    a long way from home

    It’s been a little quiet around here for the past week. That’s because it’s school holidays, and I’m off visiting the in-laws in Sydney’s...