Reject Bike Tracks in Yarra Ranges National Park – VNPA.org.au – 19 December 2021

It’s not the job of national parks to “facilitate tourism growth”. The Yarra Ranges Council wants to build 44 trails spanning 177 kilometres as part of The Warburton Mountain Bike Destination. A large part of this project is planned within the Yarra Ranges National Park. https://vnpa.org.au/warburton-bike-track-take-action/?fbclid=IwAR1djAefVylmSUEps4EHMLGAAcOZDTKRAkyrmuXUjhrkskBV8nZO7mj5gVk

Housing crisis pushes young workers into tents as options dry up – ABC Southeast NSW – Thu 9 Dec 2021

Young professional couples on the NSW far south coast face the prospect of living in a tent this summer unless the critical rental crisis improves, according to local housing providers.  https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-12-09/housing-crisis-pushes-young-workers-into-tents-as-options-dry-up/100682144?fbclid=IwAR3KIQbJhLilJzGdHGTFMnJ4vUH-CoFf0kyrhKkM3t_9-IdcjrP59j7tTmI