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Author: Mike Rutherford


I regularly walk around the inner harbour and Lovers’ Rock. It was always a pleasure to see families enjoying a picnic at the tables in the park areas around the rock. But one day, the Council (at great expense) ripped out the tables, and I no longer enjoy seeing families having a fun picnic. Now I notice the magnificent gum trees on the rock being felled – I would like to know who is responsible for this atrocity and who is paying for it. These trees have survived for a century or more, where no natives would grow, and are all in a healthy state. Clearly, it is someones intention to turn...

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