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Carter / Old problem with a future

WE’VE all heard the “location, location, location” catchcry from real estate agents, but location is essential in the housing considerations of people over 65. This group needs greater access to transport and services, has more time for leisure and community activities, and has less need for large houses. And yet, despite large segments of Canberra’s […]

Letters / Can’t have it both ways

WHILE applauding Robert Macklin on his positive comment on Katy Gallagher’s support of Ramadan (Seven Days, CN July 10), it’s a bit hypocritical of Macklin considering his overt criticism of Christianity. I would have thought that he would welcome either ALL faiths or none at all. You can’t have it both ways, Robert. Geoff McLaren, […]