1. Public faith in democracy in freefall SMH 5 Dec 2018
  2. NSW Liberals at war with each other SMH 5 Dec 2018
  3. Berejiklian is on the nose SMH 1 Dec 2018
  4. Preferred Premier Poll has Daley 54.2% Berejiklian 45.8% SMH 1 Dec 2018
  5. Bring back Holroyd media release 1 Dec 18
  6. Anthony Roberts must remove all contamination TWT 28 Nov 2018
  7. State complying development undermines council controls TWT 28 Nov 2018
  8. Guyra demands its Shire back Community Meeting 15 Nov 2018
  9. SOCC Expert reports into NSW local council amalgamations 2010-18 27 Nov 2018
  10. SOCC Five Point Plan to Demerge Final v2 12 Nov 18
  11. Barraba Merging Big and Small AJRS 2018
  12. Berejiklian still hiding KPMG reports on mergers Weekly Times 21 Nov 2018
  13. Policy chaos eroding faith in democracy SMH 19 Nov 2018
  14. Gladys and the North Shore preselection SMH 17 Nov 2018
  15. Michael Daley elected NSW Labor Party leader SMH 10 Nov 2018
  16. NSW Labor leader Luke Foley resigns SMH 9 Nov 2018
  17. Damning Report into NSW Amalgamations SOCC 6 Nov 2018
  18. Per Capita Policy Analysis of NSW council amalgamations 6 Nov 2018
  19. Cost shifting undermines local govt LGNSW 5 Nov 2018
  20. Liberal MP loses support for preselection ABC News 2 Nov 2018
  21. Bitter tensions between NSW Liberals and Nationals 30 Oct 2018
  22. Many complaints about private certifiers Domain 25 Oct 2018
  23. Communities Demand Demerge Now SOCC 25 Oct 2018
  24. SOCC Media Conference Demerge Now Pittwater & Tumbarumba 25 Oct 18
  25. SOCC Media Release Demerge Councils Now 25 Oct 2018
  26. Nelson Pde radioactive waste could stay on site TWT 24 Oct 2018
  27. Local Govt Conference supports demergers says SOCC Guyra Argus 23 Oct 18
  28. SOCC Media Release LG Conference resolution re demergers 22 Oct 2018
  29. Barnaby warned not to push for deputy SMH 19 Oct 2018
  30. Wentworth candidates debate heats up SMH 16 Oct 2018
  31. Liberal Party in trouble in Wentworth by-election SMH 13 Oct 2018
  32. Gladys steering a rudderless ship SMH 9 Oct 2018
  33. Liberals cede Wagga to Nationals after defeat SMH 5 Oct 2018
  34. Guyra public meeting to discuss demerger Guyra Argus 4 Oct 2018
  35. Liberals desperate for new members Daily Telegraph 3 Oct 2018
  36. Hunters Hill pays tribute to retiring GM TWT 26 Sept 2018
  37. Coalition neck and neck with Labor SMH 23 Sept 2018
  38. Lessons from Wagga by-election in Videos and Photos 21 Sept 2018
  39. Barry Smith retiring Hunters Hill GM reflects TWT 19 Sept 2018
  40. New Wagga Independent MP focused on community Pittwater Online 16 Sept 18
  41. Dr McGirr officially declared the winner of Wagga 14 Sept 2018
  42. Save Tumbarumba Shire confident of demerger Tumba Times 12 Sept 2018
  43. Liberal Ministers Roberts and Dominello at risk after Wagga TWT 12 Sept 2018
  44. Gladys says Liberals need to listen better SMH 11 Sept 2018
  45. The Story of the Wagga By-election PRIME7 News VIDEOS 11 Sept 2018
  46. Berejiklian’s majority under serious threat SMH 10 Sept 2018
  47. Govt to lose Wagga in massive backlash News.com.au 10 Sept 2018
  48. PRIME7 News Videos of Wagga By-election 10 Sept 2018
  49. Wagga by-election shows power of rural voters The Guardian 10 Sept 2018
  50. Labor concedes Wagga to Independent McGirr AAP 10 Sept 2018
  51. Massive Defeat for NSW Liberals in Wagga by-election SOCC 10 Sept 2018
  52. Liberals begin blame game after Wagga loss ABC News 9 Sept 2018
  53. Liberals lose Wagga By-election ABC News 9 Sept 2018
  54. Premier’s final plea fails Daily Telegraph 8 Sept 2018
  55. Number every box and Put Libs Last SOCC 8 Sept 2018
  56. Liberals poised for heavy defeat in Wagga The Australian 6 Sept 2018
  57. Gladys Berejiklian’s big test in Wagga By-election SMH 5 Sept 2018
  58. Result of Poll taken at Wagga Forum 4 Sept 2018
  59. Libs change funding laws before by-election SMH 3 Sept 2018
  60. Dirty tricks by Liberal Party in Wagga By-election SOCC 3 Sept 2018
  61. Put Libs Last in Wagga byelection SOCC 31 Aug 2018
  62. Premier’s independence spray in Wagga Daily Telegraph 31 Aug 2018
  63. Berejiklian facing defeat in Wagga by-election The Australian 30 Aug 2018
  64. Residents reject burying radioactive waste on site TWT 29 Aug 2018
  65. Evidence is against bigger is better for local govt Prof Dollery 31 March 2016
  66. NSW Govts mismanagement leads to cost blowout The Australian 22 Aug 2018
  67. Lack of local democracy with Planning Panel TWT 22 Aug 2018
  68. Bureaucratic spin on Nelson Pde waste TWT 22 Aug 18
  69. High profile independent for Wagga Byelection SMH 21 Aug 2018
  70. Berejiklian Govt’s code development denies local democracy SMH 18 Aug 18
  71. Mayor announces new General Manager for Hunters Hill 16 Aug 2018
  72. State refuses to reveal forced merger papers TWT 15 Aug 2018
  73. Council mergers are less democratic PSC 13 Aug 2018
  74. Walker GIPA for KPMG Business Case refused Pittwater Online 12 Aug 18
  75. Gladys you must release the secret KPMG report NOW 12 Aug 18
  76. SOCC Media Release secret KPMG documents 11 Aug 2018
  77. Celebration of Independence Day 31 July TWT 8 Aug 2018
  78. Celebration of Independence at Hunters Hill Club on 31 July 2018
  79. City councils fighting forced mergers are victorious 31 July 2018
  80. Govt withdraws city mergers one year ago 27 July 2018
  81. Celebration and a suggestion of Hunters Hill Day 31 July 2018
  82. Daryl Maguire to resign from NSW Parliament ABC News 21 July 18
  83. Maguire’s refusal to resign an insult SMH 19 July 2018
  84. Maguire snubs ICAC and voters SMH Letters 19 July 18
  85. Open letter from Philippa Clark to Roberts and Dominello 18 July 2018
  86. Celebrating Hunters Hill’s Local Democracy 31 July 2018
  87. I won’t resign from Parliament Liberal MP Daryl Maguire SMH 17 July 2018
  88. State of politics in NSW SMH Letters to the editor 16 July 18
  89. Liberal MP quits over property deals SMH 14 July 2018
  90. Philippa Clark speech to Council re Nelson Pde contamination 12 June 2018
  91. Anthony Roberts disgraceful conduct during contamination debate SMH 29 June 18
  92. Independent review by KPMG ‘compromised’ AFR 29 June 2018
  93. NSW Govt spends more than $1.4b on consultants SMH 26 June 2018
  94. Roberts stop the spin and delays Clean it up NOW! TWT Letters 27 June 18
  95. Gladys consolidates control over big developments SMH 26 June 2018
  96. Clean it up NOW! TWT 25 June 2018
  97. Growing push to withdraw Liberal brand from local councils SMH 23 June 18
  98. Celebration at Hunters Hill Trust 50th Anniversary AGM 21 June 2018
  99. Clean Up Radioactive Waste NOW says Mayor TWT 20 June 2018
  100. KPMG in difficulties in South Africa AFR 16 June 2018
  101. Hunters Hill Council reaffirms full remediation of contaminated site 16 June 18
  102. Selling museum land is the Govt’s aim SMH Letters 15 June 2018
  103. Most Ministers did not see KPMG Business Cases SMH 11 June 2018
  104. Gladys we want to #DemergeNow Twin Town Times 6 June 2018
  105. Reviving faith in democracy SMH Ross Gittins 6 June 2018
  106. How Leichhardt Council was merged 6 June 18
  107. Pittwater Demerger group rallies Pittwater Life 5 June 2018
  108. We Want Pittwater Back Now! Peninsula Living June 2018
  109. Double Standards State Govt leaves communities out of pocket TWT 31 May 18
  110. Gladys pay the cost orders now TWT 30 May 2018
  111. Mosman Council wants its costs against the Govt Mosman Daily 24 May 18
  112. Pittwater residents present demerger proposal Pittwater Online News 20 May 18
  113. Rally to Demerge Pittwater at Parliament House Videos 15 May 18
  114. ‘Splittwater’ supporters urge return of Pittwater Council Daily Telegraph 15 May 18
  115. Pittwater takes fight to State Parliament The Manly Daily 12 May 2018
  116. Protect Pittwater Community Forum Videos 3 May 2018
  117. Phil Walker GIPA Application March & April 2018 Videos Parts 1-5
  118. Referendum call after Pittwater demerger push Manly Daily 5 May 2018
  119. Powerhouse plan betrays people of NSW Kylie Winkworth SMH 2 April 18
  120. Pittwater wants its council back Manly Daily 2 May 2018
  121. Liberal MP Mason-Cox punished for crossing the floor SMH 1 May 18
  122. Govt contemptuous over Powerhouse business case SMH 27 April 18
  123. Tributes to Hunters Hill GM v2 Barry Smith 18 April 2018
  124. Tributes to Hunters Hill GM Barry Smith on his retirement 18 April 18
  125. Liberal MP crosses the floor over business case SMH 12 April 2018
  126. The curse of the NSW Liberal government Opinion Mason-Cox SMH 11 April 18
  127. Former Mayors pay tribute to retiring GM TWT 18 April 2018
  128. Hunters Hill General Manager to retire NDT 18 April 2018
  129. Hunters Hill GM Barry Smith calls it a day TWT 11 April 2018
  130. Sydney community groups unite to fight overdevelopment Guardian 12 April 18
  131. Gladys voters want the homework done first SMH 30 March 2018
  132. Unplanned growth must stop now Dick Smith SMH 28 March 2018
  133. Fair go Aussie ethos hit for six – Ross Gittens SMH 28 March 18
  134. The toxic wait continues for Hunters Hill NDT 28 March 18
  135. Greatest over-development threat is the State Government TWT 28 March 18
  136. Hunters Hill Local Panel holds inaugural meeting TWT 22 March 2018
  137. Community against mandatory Local Panels 21 March 18
  138. TWT banned from contamination information session! 21 March 2018
  139. Stadiums business cases to be released to Upper House The Australian 15 March 18
  140. Its IHAP day and ashes for Blacktown GovtNews 1 March 2018
  141. Western Sydney ROC slams IHAPs – 28 Feb 2018
  142. Local MPs promises rubbished at packed meeting TWT 28 Feb 18
  143. Hunters Hill appoints heritage defenders to Panel TWT 28 Feb 18
  144. Govt should rethink mandatory IHAPS LGNSW 23 Feb 2018
  145. Councils planning decision powers go 1 March SMH 20 Feb 2018
  146. Roberts pledges to clean up contaminated site TWT 21 Feb 18
  147. Hunters Hill residents wary of Govt over contamination ABC News 21 Feb 18
  148. Hunters Hill contamination hits land values AFR 21 Feb 18
  149. Govt website on Hunters Hill contaminated site Property NSW 21 Feb 18
  150. Pittwater residents support Tumbarumba demerger Pittwater Online 19 Feb 18
  151. Tumbarumba amalgamation protests intensify GovtNews 19 Feb 2018
  152. URGENT Public Meeting Tues 20 Feb Town Hall Contaminated site
  153. Tumbarumba comes to the city to get its council back SOCC 16 Feb 2018
  154. Alan Jones is on the Tumbarumba case SOCC 16 Feb 2018
  155. Save Tumbarumba Media Alert 14 Feb 2018
  156. NSW Liberal Party still an ‘insiders club’ ABC News Video 10 Feb 2018
  157. Factional warfare continues in NSW Liberal Party SMH 10 Feb 2018
  158. NSW Govt continues attack on local democracy SOCC 1 Feb 2018
  159. Hunters Hill extraordinary council meeting re planning panels TWT 31 Jan 18
  160. Community demands democracy for local planning decisions TWT 24 Jan 2018
  161. Berejiklian’s report card after one year as Premier ABC News 23 Jan 2018
  162. Glady’s tumultuous year AAP 23 Jan 2018
  163. Political donations buy access and influence SMH 21 Jan 2018
  164. NSW right-wing Liberals hit back at Ruddock ‘unity ticket’ SMH 19 Jan 2018
  165. Planning Minister Roberts launches pro-developer group The Australian 17 Jan 18
  166. The Nimby zones where developers tread warily SMH 16 Jan 2018
  167. Berejiklian Govt’s renewed attack on Local Democracy over Local Panels 17 Jan 18
  168. Too many councillors slows the process of DA approvals SMH 16 Jan 2018
  169. Roberts restore local democracy now or resign SHHMC 14 Jan 2018
  170. Forced Amalgamation – didn’t listen & wouldn’t listen SOCC 14 Jan 2018
  171. Gladys, you got it wrong – we want our councils back! SOCC 12 Jan 2018
  172. Amalgamation issue just won’t go away Govt News 9 Jan 2018
  173. We did it for the developers – Gladys Berejiklian speech 9 Nov 2017
  174. Communities declare war on Govt – Phil Jenkyn speech 19 Oct 2017
  175. We should have listened – Gladys Berejiklian speech 27 July 2017
  176. Bully Boy Baird – Jeff Morris speech 5 Feb 2017
  177. Baird the Teenage Vandal – Cheryl Szatow speech 25 May 2016
  178. We will win this battle – Phil Jenkyn speech 23 Feb 2016
  179. A Merry Christmas from Hunters Hill Council TWT 19 Dec 2017
  180. Hunters Hill under attack again with Local Planning Panels TWT 13 Dec 17
  181. Labor grabs power as Local Govt Conference blasts forced mergers TWT 13 Dec 17
  182. Councils chief pushes for recognition SMH 12 Dec 2017
  183. New era for Local Government says LGNSW President Linda Scott 12 Dec 2017
  184. Ministers clash over Sydney development push SMH 11 Dec 2017
  185. SOCC Overview of LGNSW Conference 11 Dec 2017
  186. A wrap up of the Local Govt Conference The Beagle 7 Dec 2017
  187. SOCC President’s Report – A Successful Year AGM 2017
  188. A wrap up on council amalgamations Phil Jenkyn interview 2RRR 6 Dec 2017
  189. Barilaro confronted at LG Conference SMH 6 Dec 2017
  190. Community wants local decisions made locally LGNSW 6 Dec 2017
  191. Discover Hunters Hill has a new, dedicated team TWT 6 Dec 2017
  192. Rising panic in NSW Berejiklian-Barilaro Coalition SMH 1 Dec 2017
  193. IHAP changes slammed by local councils Daily Telegraph 30 Nov 2017
  194. Local Govt association strongly opposes mandatory local panels 25 Nov 2017
  195. Hills Mayor opposes IHAPs for good reasons HtoH 25 Nov 2017
  196. Western Sydney Mayors oppose IHAP laws Penrith Gazette 24 Nov 2017
  197. Priority precincts criticised SMH 22 Nov 2017
  198. Scrutiny on costs of mandatory IHAPs SMH 21 Nov 2017
  199. Govt moving planning decisions from councils to IHAPs SMH 21 Nov 2017
  200. What you need to know about the Planning Bill David Shoebridge 16 Nov 17
  201. Council amalgamations in NSW a flawed process Auspublaw 13 Nov 17
  202. Good design or less red tape SMH 14 Nov 2017
  203. Gaps in overhaul of Planning legislation SMH 14 Nov 2017
  204. Baird just a poor banker SMH 14 Nov 2017
  205. Baird’s top public servant replaced by Gladys Daily Telegraph 13 Nov 2017
  206. Bye Bye Gladys Sydney Institute 9 Nov 2017
  207. Plan for Sydney a race to blandsville Elizabeth Farrelly SMH 4 Nov 17
  208. The politics of urban density SMH 4 Nov 2017
  209. $4.5 million spent on Govt ads to convince MPs over mergers SMH 3 Nov 17
  210. Calls for a plebiscite to unwind Inner West Council Daily Telegraph 25 Oct 17
  211. Mayor warns compulsory planning panels are undemocratic TWT 24 Oct 2017
  212. Bernardi’s Conservatives a worry for the Nats in NSW 26 Oct 2017
  213. Hunters Hill Council to consider webcast NDT 26 Oct 17
  214. NSW Government defeats Bill that would stop forced mergers TWT 24 Oct 17
  215. SOCC Supports Pittwater Rally – Get this Government Out! 22 Oct 2017
  216. NSW Govt declares war on communities SOCC media conference videos 19 Oct 17
  217. Norther Beaches MP Stokes votes against Democracy Pittwater Online 22 Oct 17
  218. SOCC Media Release Berejiklian Govt declares war on communities 20 Oct 17
  219. Berejiklian government votes down Plebiscite Bill The Land 20 Oct 17
  220. Hunters Hill’s war on planning panels TWT 18 Oct 2017
  221. Anthony Roberts rejects Hunters Hill’s claims TWT 18 Oct 2017
  222. Government’s forced amalgamation policy continues TWT Phil Jenkyn 18 Oct 17
  223. TV Coverage of Cootamundra and Murray By-elections 17 Oct 2017
  224. Bruising clashes rock Coalition in By-elections Daily Telegraph 15 Oct 17
  225. Nationals bloodletting begins over by-election disaster Daily Telegraph 15 Oct 17
  226. Labor claims momentum in NSW after By-election results SMH 15 Oct 2017
  227. Liberals hit the panic button The Australian 15 Oct 2017
  228. Local Planning Panels will ruin Hunters Hill NDT 13 Oct 2017
  229. Berijiklian in need of a refresh SMH 13 Oct 2017
  230. Hunters Hill faces a new fight over Planning Panels TWT 11 Oct 2017
  231. Hunters Hill’s character at risk with Local Planning Panels NDT 11 Oct 2017
  232. Byelection sets Nationals candidate on course to end national park SMH 8 Oct 17
  233. Think mergers won’t affect you – Think Again Border Mail 6 Oct 17
  234. Forced Amalgamations don’t stack up financially Armidale Express 5 Oct 2017
  235. libs left to defuse Baird’s timebombs The Australian 3 Oct 17
  236. NSW Nationals leader Barilaro trust me or boot us out Sunday Telegraph 1 Oct 17
  237. The catastrophe of Sydney’s priority precincts SMH 30 Sept 2017
  238. National Party President runs lobbying firm SMH 30 Sept 2017
  239. Time for NSW Govt to get real about political donations SMH 28 Sept 2017
  240. Labor, Greens and Independents control councils SMH 27 Sept 2017
  241. Ross Williams elected Hunters Hill Deputy Mayor NDT 27 Sept 2017
  242. Hunters Hill one of the top lifestyle suburbs in NSW NDT 27 Sept 2017
  243. Dawn of a New Era – Independents Sweep to Power TWT 27 Sept 2017
  244. Independents rule roost in Lane Cove TWT 27 Sept 2017
  245. Mark Bennett to lead Hunters Hill Council NDT 20 Sept 2017
  246. Election results for Hunters Hill and surrounding councils TWT 20 Sept 2017
  247. Independent Mark Bennett wins mayoral race in Hunters Hill SMH 13 Sept 2017
  248. A huge win for the Independents and for Independence SHHMC 13 Sept 17 
  249. Independents and Labor celebrate – Hunters Hill, Ryde, Lane Cove TWT 13 Sept 17
  250. Liberals facing a backlash over council mergers SMH 11 Sept 2017
  251. Ministers, the lobbyist and the controversial Ryde development SMH 11 Sept 17
  252. Forced mergers and overdevelopment cost Liberals in elections SMH 10 Sept 17
  253. Hunters Hill Council Election Results First Count 9 Sept 2017
  254. Alan Jones Show Maryann Beregi and Phil Jenkyn on council elections 7 Sept 17
  255. SOCC Survey Results Hunters Hill Candidates 7 Sept 2017
  256. Ross Williams Outstanding Candidate for Hunters Hill Mayor 6 Sept 2017
  257. Carrying forward a torch to protect Hunters Hill TWT 6 Sept 2017
  258. Letters to Editor Clr Peter Astridge and James Kearney TWT 6 Sept 17
  259. Ross Williams to stop Hunters Hill street tree pruning lunacy TWT 6 September 17
  260. Mayoral candidates for Hunters Hill NDT 6 Sept 2017
  261. Independence of municipality intact Mayor Richard Quinn TWT 5 Sept 2017
  262. Women feature on a team of diverse candidates TWT 5 Sept 17
  263. Alan Jones AO exposing Liberal’s plan to take over Hunters Hill SHHMC 3 Sept 2017
  264. Ross Williams the stand out candidate for Mayor of Hunters Hill SHHMC 3 Sept 17 
  265. Berejiklian slaps down Upton over council mergers The Australian 2 Sept 2017
  266. NSW Govt refuses to rule out future council mergers SMH 2 Sept 2017
  267. Hunters Hill Celebrates ‘Our Greatest Victory’ at Deckhouse SHHMC 28 Aug 17
  268. Celebrating the Victory but battle not over yet TWT 30 August 2017
  269. Warning Liberals forced amalgamations policy continues NDT 30 Aug 2017
  270. Emily’s letter Go the INDEPENDENTS and Go HUNTERS HILL TWT 30 August 2017
  271. We’re fighting to protect what you value in Hunters Hill TWT 30 August 2017
  272. Ross Williams Independent Mayoral Launch TWT 23 Aug 2017
  273. Mayor Richard Quinn acknowledges the support of Councillors TWT 23 Aug 2017
  274. Former Mayor steps up with independent team NDT 23 Aug 2017
  275. Ross Williams team launches campaign TWT 23 August 2017
  276. Hunters Hill’s Greatest Victory TWT 16 August 2017
  277. Phil Jenkyn OAM awarded Freedom of Hunters Hill TWT 16 August 2017
  278. Planning Panels Bill Further Diminishes Local Democracy 11 Aug 17
  279. Corruption concerns over IHAPs TheFifthEstate 9 August 2017
  280. Liberals backdoor merger talk SMH 8 Aug 2017
  281. Minister Roberts declares councils will lose DA powers SMH 8 Aug 2017
  282. Hunters Hill Mayor opening Moocooboola Festival 6 Aug 2017
  283. Extracts from Hansard re Referendums Bill 3 Aug 17
  284. Alan Jones talks to Phil Jenkyn and Glen Moore 3 Aug 2017
  285. People Power Bill before Parliament Thursday 3 August TWT 2 Aug 2017
  286. Liberal Party’s intention to resurrect a merger? NDT Editorial 2 Aug 2017
  287. Death to merger celebrated NDT 2 Aug 2017
  288. Hunters Hill’s historic win for local democracy TWT 2 Aug 2017
  289. Hunters Hill and Lane Cove win legal battle TWT 2 Aug 2017
  290. Court ruling a victory for grassroots democracy TWT 2 Aug 2017
  291. Premier cancels 14 council mergers TWT 2 Aug 2017
  292. People Power Forces Gladys Backflip TWT 2 August 2017
  293. People Power Hunters Hill Council Saved! TWT 2 Aug 2017
  294. Council legal victories in Govts merger defeat SMH 1 Aug 2017
  295. Hunters Hill Council Media Release 1 August 2017
  296. Calls for Pittwater to be restored Pittwater Online 30 July 2017
  297. Foley pledges to de-merge councils Daily Telegraph 29 July 2017
  298. City forced amalgamations scrapped after Govt backflip SOCC 27 July 2017
  299. Berejiklian backflip a win for NSW communities SOCC Report 28 July 2017
  300. Alan Jones interviews Premier and others over backdown 2GB 28 July 2017
  301. Letter from Minister not proceeding with Hunters Hill merger 27 July 2017
  302. Council merger of Hunters Hill, Lane Cove and Ryde called off NDT 27 July 2017
  303. Plan to merge Sydney councils abandoned The Guardian 27 July 2017
  304. ABC TV NEWS Premier scraps forced council mergers 27 July 2017
  305. Govt abandons remaining council amalgamations SMH 27 July 17
  306. Mayors fight for costs after Govt’s merger backflip ABC News 27 July 2017
  307. Government to walk away from council mergers Daily Telegraph 27 July 2017
  308. Berejiklian Backflip Media Conference video 30 min 7 News 27 July 2017
  309. Ross Williams keen to continue fight as Mayor NDT 26 July 2017
  310. Alison is a true Hunters Hill independent candidate TWT 26 July 2017
  311. Will Mark Bennett be Hunters Hill’s next Mayor TWT 26 July 2017
  312. Hunters Hill to challenge in High Court if Appeal lost TWT 26 July 2017
  313. Call for an Inquiry The Australian 26 July 2017
  314. The battle between Moderates and Conservatives Financial Review 24 July 2017
  315. Liberal powerbrokers Your Time Is Up Daily Telegraph 24 July 2017
  316. Liberal Party votes for pre-selection reform ABC News 23 July 2017
  317. Liberal Party passes motion for plebiscites to select candidates SMH 23 July 2017
  318. Ryde Liberals set to oust sitting mayor NDT 11 July 2017
  319. Ross Williams to run for Hunters Hill Mayor TWT 19 July 2017
  320. Mayor Quinn calls it a day TWT 19 July 2017
  321. Hunters Hill Mayor Richard Quinn not running in council election NDT 19 July 2017
  322. Resolved: Parramatta administrator Amanda Chadwick gives command performance SMH Elizabeth Farrelly 15 July 2017
  323. Potential corruption at State’s largest council SMH Kate McClymont 15 July 2017
  324. Pushing Boundaries Altmedia 12 July 2017
  325. Alan Jones to Gladys Your head is in a noose SMH 13 July 2017 
  326. Gladys would you sign up to the Fitzgerald ethical standards? SMH 11 July 2017 http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/majority-of-federal-mps-refuse-to-sign-up-to-tony-fitzgeralds-ethical-standards-20170710-gx820x.html
  327. Hornsby Council demands return of land lost to amalgamation SMH 10 July 2017 http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/frustrated-hornsby-council-demands-the-return-of-land-lost-to-amalgamation-20170712-gx9vqt.html
  328. Cootamundra MP Katrina Hodgkinson won’t cross the floor on council amalgamations The Daily Advertiser 11 July 2017 http://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/story/4776190/katrina-to-back-party/
  329. Councillors push for certainty as polls loom SMH 11 July 2017 –
  330. Local MPs must support ‘Referendums Bill’ in the Lower House ABC
  331. Gladys orders doorknocking blitz Daily Telegraph 10 July 17
  332. Bill gains support in Upper House – The Armidale Express 29 June 2017
  333. Fred Nile’s call Keep Fighting for Local Democracy TWT 28 June 17
  334. Kross the Floor Katrina Hodgkinson- Twin Town Times 27 June 2017
  335. Hunters Hill Mayor urges legal action against Government- SMH 26 June 2017
  336. Bill To Fix Forced Amalgamations Passes Upper House- Pittwater Online News 25 June 2017
  337. Hunters Hill Poll on Forced Mergers TWT 28 June 17
  338. Hunters Hill ratepayers to vote on forced merger poll TWT 21 June 17
  339. Ryde Liberal councillors divided on approval powers TWT 21 June 17
  340. Councils fork out for forced mergers GovtNews 16 June 17
  341. Hunters Hill and Lane Cove to hold referendums on mergers SMH 12 June 17
  342.  Inherited councils debacle hurts Gladys Daily Telegraph 7 June 17
  343. HUGE RESPONSE TO COMMUNITY CAMPAIGN TO REINSTATE PITTWATER COUNCIL – Pittwater Online news June 2017 
  344. The last thing Sydney needs is a panel of experts SMH Elizabeth Farrelly 3 June 2017
  345. Hornsby council facing losses due to botched merger SMH 6 June 2017
  346. Hunters Hill welcomes levy deferral TWT 7 June 17
  347. State Govt’s council merger policy remains a mess SMH 5 June 17
  348. Report reveals amalgamated councils under-performing Sunday Telegraph 4 June 17
  349. Govt baulks at stripping councils of approvals SMH 2 June 17
  350. Liberal MP Felicity Wilson changes her story again SMH 2 June 2017
  351. SHHMC Media Release re Panels v2 31 May 2017
  352. Bring Back Pittwater Council 30 May 17
  353. Gladys doubles down on city council mergers North Shore Times 8 May 17
  354. KPMG Report not held by Minister SMH 26 May 17
  355. Baird’s bye bye cost NSW big time Daily Telegraph 29 May 17
  356. Councils set to be stripped of DA powers SMH 30 May 17
  357. Move to strip councils of DA powers slammed SMH 31 May 17
  358. Lane Cove to poll residents on amalgamation fight North Shore Times 17 May 17
  359. SOCC Hunters Hill defers forced merger poll question TWT 24 May 17
  360. SOCC Lane Cove Council to appeal if necessary TWT 24 May 17
  361. SOCC Lane Cove to poll residents on amalgamation fight North Shore Times 17 May 17
  362. SOCC Media Release 12 May 2017 – “Withdraw Now“:
  363. Woollahra’s leave to appeal granted by High Court – ABC News 12 May 17:
  364. Country residents rally against forced council amalgamations – The Armidale Express 13 May 17:
  365. Amendment Bill increases pressure on merged council – Cootamundra Herald 13 May 17:
  366. Administrator accuses Pittwater residents of destabilising merged council Manly Daily 12 May 17
  367. High Court to decide Woollahra’s appeal SMH 12 May 17 
  368. Woollahra to fight council merger in High Court Daily Telegraph 12 May 17
  369. Woollahra wins and Berejiklian is embarrassed David Shoebridge 12 May 17
  370. High Court decision on forced mergers welcomed TWT 17 May 17
  371. Huge rally on forced mergers anniversary TWT 17 May 17
  372. Gundagai residents meet with Berejiklian Cootamundra Herald 5 May 17
  373. Rally to Save Democracy Friday 12 May at Parliament House TWT 10 May 17Woollahra Council set for High Court showdown Govt News 2 May 17
  374. Merger case looking shaky Mosman Daily 4 May 17
  375. SOCC Gladys must apologise or go TWT 3 May 17
  376. SOCC Liberal Endorsements put councils at risk TWT Letters 3 May 17
  377. September council elections threaten to wipe out local Liberals TWT 26 April 17
  378. Government has lost its way TWT Letters 26 April 17
  379. Luke Foley promises to protect our local heritage TWT 26 April 17
  380. Labor calls for inquiry over disqualified Ryde Liberal councillor TWT 26 April 17
  381. By-elections show Liberals on the nose Statewide TWT 19 April 17
  382. Council election result in September could be axed TWT 18 April 17
  383. Brief Summary of Results of By-elections held 8 April 2017
  384. Vicious rumours at heart of Liberal factional warfare SMH 14 April 17
  385. Ministers lose battle over council Liberal candidates SMH 14 April 17
  386. In North Shore uninformed voters may have influenced by-election SMH 13 April 17
  387. Hunters Hill Appeal result months off NDT 12 April 17
  388. Mayor Quinn hopeful in Hunters Hill legal appeal TWT 12 April 17
  389. No Liberal seat is safe after monster swings TWT 12 April 17
  390. Liberal Felicity Wilson hits out at Labor leader Mosman Daily 12 April 17
  391. Councils fighting mergers could face multiple polls SMH 12 April 17
  392. Bishop throws support behind protest Manly Daily 12 April 17
  393. Reply from Buckingham Palace over forced amalgamations Mosman Daily 12 April 17
  394. Manly’s MP elect to get advice on policy decisions Manly Daily 10 April 17
  395. Gladys Berejiklian faces ‘its time’ factor SMH Editorial 10 April 17
  396. A mood for change after by-election swings SMH 9 April 17
  397.  The Liberal Party has taken voters for mugs Daily Telegraph 9 April 17
  398. North Sydney and Manly byelection: Liberals scrape home to retain heartland seats SMH April 9 2017
  399. By-election swings rattle Liberal Party – 7 News April 9 2017
  400. SOCC Media Release By-election Results 9 April 2017 – CO-ALITION WIPE-OUT
  401. NSW Libs survive 25pc swings in Manly, North Shore – Financial Review April 9 2017
  402. Labor claims Gosford as reeling NSW Libs battle in blue-ribbon seats – NewDaily April 9 2017
  403. Voters walk away in droves, but Berejiklian survives – SBS news April 9 2017
  404. NSW by-elections: Liberals caught in downward spiral. The Australian April 9 2017
  405. NSW by-election results show swing to Labor ABC News April 9 2017
  406. NSW by-election: Labor keeps Gosford, as Liberal Party claims Manly and North Shore victory despite swing ABC April 9 2017
  407. North Shore by-election too close to call as Liberal party experiences backlash
    Mosman Daily April 8, 2017
  408. North Shore Liberal candidate Felicity Wilson backtracks on claim about her link to the seat – SMH April 7 2017
  409. North Shore candidate Felicity Wilson says she did not live in electorate for 10 years as claimed – ABC News April 7 2017
  410. Humiliating gaffe just two days before by-elections: Liberal candidate for North Shore, Felicity Wilson, has been badly caught out stretching the truth.7NEWS 6 April 2017
  411. Hunters Hill’s crucial week for survival TWT 5 April 17
  412. North Shore By-election Forums TWT 5 April 17
  413. A VICTORY FOR LOCALISM IN AUSTRALIA: COURT BLOCKS FORCED AMALGAMATION – New Geography 31/3/2017
  414. Liberal candidate Felicity Wilson booed and heckled at North Shore by-election forum – Mosman Daily March 30 2016
  415. Sydney councils heartened by Berejiklian government’s loss in Ku-ring-gai merger decision – SMH March 27 2017
  416. Merger ruling a win for democracy SMH Letters 29 March 17