THIS week we look at the disgrace that is the sickening dumping of garbage, dead animals and human waste in and around Canberra’s charity bins. What kind of people burden local charities and their workers with this disgusting, uncharitable activity? Elsewhere, local banking icon Brian Acworth has announced his retirement, film reviewer Dougal Macdonald survives a movie marathon and we have a list of the latest Order of Australia award recipients.
“Bernard Collaery, to his great credit, came through for the East Timorese. He assisted them in putting their case at the International Court of Justice at The Hague,” writes Gadfly columnist ROBERT MACKLIN