Federal member for Solomon Luke Gosling talks with host Peter Butler about issues discussed at Palmerston residents’ second community meeting to address the unrelenting crime wave affecting all regions across the Territory.
Peter Butler talks with NT Anti-Discrimination Commissioner Sally Sievers about her presentation on International Women’s Day.
Sally said she would be speaking on the need to be bold and continue the journey towards a gender equal society as the way to combat Domestic and Family violence.
“An area we have influence over is the workplace,” Ms Sievers said.
“I’ve benefitted from flexible workplace arrangements and sponsorship which are both well researched ways to progress gender equity in the work place.”
Palmerston residents hold second community meeting to address the unrelenting crime wave affecting all regions across the Territory.
Peter Butler talks with the forum organiser Palmerston mum and concerned resident Serena Dalton.
Dale Wakefiled, Minister for Territory Families and Youth Justice is having her mettle tested with the continuous wave of juvenile crime across the Territory. Morning host Peter Butler caught-up with the minister following her attendance at the second community crime meeting organised by Palmerston mum and concerned resident Serena Dalton.
Deputy Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro MLA talks with host Peter Butler about local frustration vented at the second community crime meeting held in Palmerston.
Gary Higgins Leader of the Opposition tells host Peter Butler why he awarded the Labor Government a D- in a report card published by the NT News which graded the government’s first six months in office.
For his fortnightly catch-up Chief Minister Michael Gunner talks with Peter Butler about a report card issued by the NT News grading his government’s performance over its first six months in office.
Mr Gunner responded to calls from 1 Territory’s president Braedon Earley to immediately amend sections of the Bail Act in an effort to address the increasing levels of juvenile crime affecting all regions across the Territory,
The Chief also corrected the host on how to correctly pronounce Farar.
Speaker of the House Kezia Purick talks with Peter Butler about the recent NT Governance Summit, the need for political donation law reform and Nelson independent MLA Gerry Woods’ claim the Labor government is deliberately withholding 142 submissions in response to the Discussion Paper on the Termination of Pregnancy Laws in an attempt to censure legitimate information being available to MLA’s and the public.
Plants are mainly multicellular, predominantly photosynthetic eukaryotes of the kingdom Plantae according to wilipedia. Resident gardener Helmut Shimmel wondered if vegetables feel pain when you cut them. Do plants have feelings? In search of a definitive answer Morning host Peter butler talks with Dr Olivier Van Aken about research that reveals plants are sensory creations with the ability to adapt to change and modify their behaviour.
Dr Van Aken has discovered when plants are patted or touched that they are highly aware of what is happening to them. The study, published in the journal Plant Physiology, suggests that this touch response may prepare a plant to defend itself from danger or take advantage of changes in the weather.
Northern correspondent for the Australian Amos Aikman reflects on CDU NT Governance conference with host Peter Butler and questions what self-government has done for the Territory beyond the infamous Berrimah line that imaginary line separating Darwin from the rest of Territory: many opine issues beyond the Berrimah line don't count.