Securing the future of the Montreal

Sir, - In early January I was blown away to receive a thank you card and cheque from a lady who lives at Gwandalan...

Chemical better left out of water

Sir, - It grieves me to read that the Tumut Council has put fluoride in the town water supply. Particularly when many Councils, notably...

Bullying in the name of Anzac Day

Opinion Last Tuesday, on Anzac Day, commentator Yassmin Abdel-Magied made the following Facebook status: “Lest. We. Forget. (Manus. Naura. Syria. Palestine.)” A few hours later she...

Healthy teeth

Sir, - I think fluoride is good to have in the water. My girls grew up in suburban Liverpool and we had fluoride in...

‘Yellow bike road’ leads to disappointment

Sir, – I wish to comment on the proliferation of yellow bikes around Tumut, as reported, promoting a railtrail.The yellow bike trail extends from...

A local organisation in need

SIR, – The Tumut and District Neighbourhood Centre first opened on December 31, 1981, at 173a Wynyard Street, Tumut and still resides there today.The...

Ill-advised councillors need to take blinkers off

Sir, - Our voted representatives are at it again, making decision on a subject they know nothing about, and without proper consultation with those...

Management plan equals wipeout

Sir, – I read with cynicism and scepticism, the words of the NPWS in the article in the Tumut and Adelong Times of May...

Forced merger experiment has failed

Sir,- It is now over a year since the Snowy Valleys Council came into being, forced on the residents of Tumbarumba, Rosewood, Khancoban, Jingellic...

The simpler things in life

SIR, – They say the only things certain in life are death and taxes.Allow me to add a third.I propose that here in Tumut...