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Cutting immigration 'would cost billions' to the economy

Cutting immigration 'would cost billions' to the economy



2018-04-16T22:00:01+0000

Amid continuing disagreement in the Coalition about the level of immigration, comes a warning of dire consequences, particularly in Melbourne and Sydney, if Australia's intake was reduced.

The document adds a new dimension to disagreement inside the Coalition over whether Australia's 190,000 annual migration cap is to high.



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8 hours ago

9 News Perth

A Broome woman has survived a deadly sting from world's most toxic jellyfish at Cable Beach. The 20-year-old thought she'd been attacked by sea lice - the pain so strong, she could barely walk. ...

 

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Tara Devlin I told you!!!

I would say this jellyfish isn't deadly but people will get buthurt

Caroline Dunn f you jellyfish!

Leigh Retallack and Lauren Parker

No beach swimming Wendy Gorman 😬😜

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8 hours ago

9 News Perth

Two brothers have been rescued after 21 hours missing off the Ningaloo coast. The boys aged 12 and 18 became lost when their inflatable dinghy ran out of fuel, triggering a massive search. ...

 

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So happy they were found safe !!

It wasn’t Luke and jake was it?💕

Nicholas Camarda can't go wrong

Tania 😍

Brittany Clayton 😮

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8 hours ago

9 News Perth

The Perth City Council has been forced to retreat in the face of an angry backlash after parking inspectors targetted Dawn Service crowds. The council was accused exploiting Anzac Day after it hit drivers with big fines. ...

 

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So the real question is ... who made the decision to fine dawn service attendees? They whether an individual or a group should be forced to resign.

Disgusting underhanded revenue raising City of Perth Take all the parking fines out of the salary of the suspended Ms Lisa Scaffidi.

It should also be noted that Wilson parking charged full weekday rate today in the CBD despite it being a public holiday. No weekend or public holiday rates were available

Make bigger and better parking at memorial parks for the public who attend Anzac day. Maybe!

Coward's act and a coward's result. Turn tail and run. Good on Perth for not putting up with it.

Goes to show when people really band together they can make a difference. Divided we are exploited

sack the lot of these corrupt muppets..

The big question really is... what's their angle??? They KNEW, there'd be backlash... oh my holy heck yes, they would have. There is NO WAY.... that within the same day they've suddenly thought, "oops sorry, didn't know how upset you'd all be.. (that is a total load of bull...).... So Why??? Is this so they CAN charge next year... and then argue... "oh well, at least after last year. you all learned the lesson, now shut up.." Or, if not... What then???? What was the ACTUAL reason behind this pathetic publicity stunt??? And.... After we all find out... At the next lot of council elections... let's make sure we remind COP residents to sack the whole flipping lot of them!!!

Most car parks in Melbourne have 10 flat rate and some even no charge on Anzac day ..

🤔 some people are sure to not know the fines are cancelled and pay. Or perhaps like what happened to my dad once they said it was cancelled and a year later issued him to court and put him behind bars for a few months. I'd want it in writing that my fine is cancelled.

It’s ALL ABOUT PROFITS. Huge lack of Respect to Everyone that Serves our Great Country . So corporate councils So Shamefully Exploited on this Very Emotional Day . No Respect at All . When election time Comes Around We’ll Show you and you can Bank that

Disrespectful for parking inspectors to be working on Anzac Day anyway. hope the council is better prepared to provide parking next year .

All fines without conviction by court are null and void. A pretended law made in excess of power is no law at all and is to be disregarded. Learn the constitution people.

You Do all know that with enough numbers you can just storm council chambers and sack them right there on the spot, melbourne sunshine residents did it, so can you Perth

This council should be moved to a third world country that has a dictatorship

So opportunist this council people.. all they wanna do is fine and make people unhappy even on such special occasion.. 😡😡😡

so do they want less people to goto a dawn service how terrible provide the space then

Shouldn’t public parking be free to the public? Yes of course it should. There’s no laws that say you have to pay to park or drive anywhere in Aus.

Where do they expect people to park when there's 30k people attending ... how pathetic and rude

No way to encourage people to the city ANZAC day should be exempt , and try free parking on weekends to boost weekend trade also

this council so out of touch ,,like last state gov

Don’t park illegally and you won’t get fined 🤷🏼‍♂️ 🤦🏼‍♂️

Ryan Barrett lmao check the indian guy with subs HAHAAHAHAH even though u could understand him

The act by PC Council has done more to deter people from attending dawn service than any terror threat. People who are not as mobile will not go because they may be afraid that they can not find any 'legal'parking close by. Well done PC Council well done

What a waste of our tax payers money having these fines handed out in the first place. Let’s put the resources somewhere relevant hey ? Bunch of idiots....

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8 hours ago

9 News Perth

Australians have come together across the world to honour the ANZACs - 103 years after the fateful landing at Gallipoli. In WA, 30,000 people paid their respects as the Kings Park Dawn Service. ...

 

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WA always forget NZ stands for New Zealand so disgraceful

I only truly found my Anzac spirit today. Took me a while but I got there. War will never make sense to me but defending this great country sure the hell does.

Beverley cross

Glenn Davidson

Spiin Wang

ANZACs, we can’t thank you enough.
Lest we forget.
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ANZACs, we can’t thank you enough. 
Lest we forget.

 

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Lets always remember the ultimate sacrifices these young men gave so we could have the lifestyle we enjoy now! LEST WE FORGET.

Remembering all the young men who went to war and those who paid the ultimate sacrifice to give us the freedom we enjoy today. Lest we forget 🌹

I ądmire and love all those young brave men and all the soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we can live our lives in peace. Shame on anyone or organization like local councils who forbids their workers to wear a poppy or any symbol that represents Anzacs in fear of offending immigrants from war torn country. We are period Australians and dearly love our Anzacs.

Amen & forever remembered for there fearless gallantry in fighting for this Country!

Beautifully said. Thankyou to all those who are in the services keeping our country safe and to those and their families who have lost their lives for our country. God bless you all

Remembering my uncles, father-in-law, step- f-i-l and all who did their part back home for the war effort. We should never take what they did for granted.

My Dad would have been 102 this month but lost his life at 26 when executed by the Japanese, so many beautiful young men gave their all for us I will be forever grateful.

This is why you should NEVER change Anzac day LEST WE FORGET

We salute and thankyou for fighting for our country and our freedom..we will remember......

And we Thank Them every year and They will not be Forgotten 🌹

Lest We Forget not just today but always. Shame on those that come from different countries not to respect this day so thankful to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice & those in the forces now a big Thank You 🇻🇬🇻🇬🇻🇬🇻🇬🇰🇭

Lest we forget

"At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, we will remember them. Lest We Forget."

Lest we forgot we thank all the young men and women for the wonderful work my you all enjoy your day together xoxox

Great fighting forces we have,R,I,P, for those who didn,t make it back home.Lest we Forget.

THATS A FACT! So dont waste today !

They will always be remembered for their bravery and sacrifices. lest we forget

Thank you to all those young men who gave us freedom to do as we please... not be dictated to by an ancient culture... do we truly appreciate freedom to be our true self?

We salute everyone of you brave soldiers,

My grandfathers brother is on this wall.his name is ken mcleod who was only 17 when he went 2 war .he was at war 3days when he died

Lest we forget ❤️❤️❤️

Thank you for the life you gave us Rest In Peace.

Very true we owe our soldiers so much,Thank You

Beautifully said 💔🌙✨🌏🇦🇺

And we will always thank them for that. Lest we forget.

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Meet Mackenzie. Two years ago at just 9 years old, Mackenzie was diagnosed with cancer. Today, she completed her last chemo after 730 days of treatment!

Mackenzie’s family are amazing supporters of our research so that one day no child will have to go through what Mackenzie has: bit.ly/Kenz-Story

Please join us in wishing Mackenzie all the best for her journey ahead - one that is without lengthy hospital stays & chemo!
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Meet Mackenzie. Two years ago at just 9 years old, Mackenzie was diagnosed with cancer. Today, she completed her last chemo after 730 days of treatment! 

Mackenzie’s family are amazing supporters of our research so that one day no child will have to go through what Mackenzie has: bit.ly/Kenz-Story

Please join us in wishing Mackenzie all the best for her journey ahead - one that is without lengthy hospital stays & chemo!

 

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Mackenzie, I just read that you have a Port in your chest....I had one too for 5years, & finally got it out last week, so you fight & stay strong, positive & eat healthly & you will beat this 'demon' like I did...Don't have any negative people around you either.....Keep smiling & be happy...You are a darling, God Bless you.....

Congratulations beautiful girl!!! Today was my 9 year old daughter Sophie’s last lumbar puncture!!! She finishes treatment in 2 more months!!!🎉 You are both such brave and strong girls.💕

Well done Mackenzie! You are a great inspiration being so young and so brave! I am just starting a course of chemo / radiation but I am 72 and have had a long life! You are just beginning on your Journey! Good luck sweetie! ❤️

My dear Mackenzie what an inspiration u r , I just finished my chemo tx also but nothing like u have had to endure , We used to say to our new patients ,” hey little fighter soon things will b brighter “ and they r especially when u become inspired by people like u , ur truly amazing 🙏🙏🙏❤️❤️❤️

Enjoy life Mackenzie love to you from another cancer patient

Had my 1st one this week glad your finished hope im as brave as youve been sweet girl😘

Your a very brave young lady MacKenzie for first accepting your cancer, completing your chemo and now HOPEFULLY being fully cured. I have said this to you as being a cancer sufferer myself I know how difficult it is to do chemo because I have been battling my illness for (12) years now. Congratulations and I wish you all the very best in your growing up years.... Take care and again I am so very proud of your courage. ❤️😀

Your a real trooper Mackenzie. I can Identify with very last round of chemo. I had cancer as a teenager. I wish you the very best. xx

On ya Mckenzie... Brave girl. My wife escaped the chemo track recently , but at the expense of a double mastectomy. We are grateful for the let off. Best wishes for your future ... All power to you. X

😊😘😘🤗Well done Mackenzie! Bet it felt like it was never going to finish. My treatment was not as long as yours and I felt like that. Best wishes beautiful girl for a bright and wonderful future. Always remember how strong you are and that you can cope with more than you know xxx

Well done, I to have been on this journey. But not as long as you. You are very brave, and I believe you will be ok. God Bless and good luck.

Hi Mackenzie my name is Terry l have just finished 8 Weeks radiation so fingers crossed we will have a lot of fun times ahead love Terry xoxo

Fantastic news Mackenzie!! My Dad started his chemo today I hope he can be as brave and strong as you were!! May you have an amazing joyful life ❤️

You go girl from a fellow cancer patient, Aust.

Congratulations Mackenzie. You are a very brave girl. I had Leukaemia many years ago & I know how hard it can be having cancer. So glad you have finished your treatment & can be at home with your family & friends. Best wishes Darling. 😊

Hi Mackenzie congratulations on completion of your treatment. I went through it with my daughter and can’t believe how brave you kids can be. So proud of the courage you Kids show and I pray that your cancer is gone and you live a wonderful and happy life....

So happy for you sweetheart .. It s not a nice road to go down but you have done it and come though the other side like me x💝💝

You are a brave little girl, I gave up one third of the way through my chemo. I hope you have a long, happy life sweetheart

go girl !! my last was at 17 in 2002!! living a happy healthy life . yours will happen too

Oh my whole heart goes out to your family, I am a 48 year old woman who completed her breast cancer journey not long ago and I thought that was tough, you are a wonderful star and much hugs to you!

Well done beautiful girl, my daughter was 8 when she was diagnosed on the 24 th April she will be 11 years in remission. Enjoy celebrating. 💕

You brave and courageous little girl. Have been there but not so long I wish u all the best in the future

Excellent, Macka I still have a couple of months to go. Think good things for the rest of your life. Go, go, go.....

Bravo Mackenzie your a very brave strong girl a role model for other kids in the same position as your self to keep going not to give in Chemotherapy is tough as l have experienced myself hang in there beautiful girl❤️💚💜

Good one darling, I know the feeling. Twice around 36 years apart. Stay positive and kick the footy around.

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