1. North Shore By-election Meet the Candidates Forums TWT 22 March 2017
  2. By-election Test for Gladys TWT 22 March 17
  3. Forced merger opponents say Put Libs Last TWT 22 March 17
  4. Hunters Hill Appeal to be heard on 3 April TWT 22 March 17
  5. Liberal candidate Felicity Wilson backs council mergers in North Shore By-election Mosman Daily 22 March 17
  6. SOCC Media Release re Liberal Candidates v4 21 March 17
  7. North Shore independents ramp up anti-amalgamation campaign SMH 20 March 17
  8. Gladys commits to tolled tunnel SMH 17 March 17
  9. Tunnel cynical pork barrelling say Mosman residents Mosman Daily 16 March 17
  10. We need independents like Ted Mack SMH Elizabeth Farrelly 17 March 17
  11. Gladys kickstarts Freeway tunnel Daily Telegraph 16 March 17
  12. Liberals select Felicity Wilson to contest North Shore SMH 16 March 17
  13. Liberal tensions as Baird’s pick wins preselection The Australian 15 March 17
  14. North Sydney Mayor to run in North Shore Mosman Daily 15 March 17
  15. Liberal Party picking sides in preselection Manly Daily 12 March 17
  16. Kathy Ridge Independent candidate for Manly – Manly Daily 10 March 17
  17. By-elections test for State Government TWT 8 March 17
  18. Anti-merger campaigner to contest North Shore By-election GovtNews 6 March 17
  19. Manly By-election divides Abbott and Baird Sunday Telegraph 5 March 17
  20. Liberal Party pre selection delays in By-elections ABC News 5 March 17
  21. Independent Carolyn Corrigan to contest North Shore byelection SMH 5 March 17
  22. Manly by-election candidates dropping out Manly Daily 2 March 17
  23. Voters waiting for another Ted Mack Mosman Daily 2 March 17
  24. North shore by-election heats up Mosman Daily 1 March 17
  25. Baird takes trust to the bank SMH Letters 1 March 17
  26. Two faced MPs must apologise TWT Letters 1 March 17
  27. Lane Cove Mayor votes against further legal action TWT 1 March 17
  28. Councillors letter blasts Gladys decision TWT 1 March 17
  29. Baird reframes premiership SMH 1 March 17
  30. Baird joins NAB as chief customer officer SMH 28 Feb 17
  31. Photios slams destructive Abbott Daily Telegraph 27 Feb 17
  32. Factionalism in NSW Liberals The Australian 26 Feb 17
  33. Photios took one for the team SMH 26 Feb 17
  34. Gladys delivers verdict on council mergers Daily Telegraph 14 Feb 17
  35. Gladys-to-axe-hunters-hill-and-lane-cove-at-her-peril-twt-23-feb-17
  36. Council-committed-to-fight-forced-merger-the-mayor-twt-22-feb-17
  37. Liberals-ray-williams-donation-scandal-daily-telegraph-23-feb-17
  38. Upton-should-have-fought-harder-wentworth-courier-22-feb-17
  39. Why-the-secrets-berejiklian-aust-business-review-22-feb-17
  40. Greens-drafting-bill-to-stop-forced-amalgamations-mosman-daily-22-feb-17
  41. Liberals-run-robo-poll-in-manly-22-feb-17
  42. Skinner-resigns-from-parliament-smh-21-feb-17
  43. North-sydney-mayor-backflips-on-merger-fight-smh-21-feb-17
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  45. Gladys Berejiklian confirms Mosman North Sydney and Willoughby will amalgamate – Daily Telegraph Feb 16 2017
  46. Berejiklians-claims-should-be-tested-smh-letters-16-feb-17
  47. Gladys-prepares-for-north-shore-backlash-smh-14-feb-17
  48. Lane-cove-and-north-sydney-councils-consider-position-smh-15-feb-17
  49. Gladys-says-mergers-to-go-ahead-ndt-15-feb-17
  50. Gladys-kills-local-democracy-twt-15-feb-17
  51. No forced mergers Bombala Times Feb 10 2016
  52. Dickerson visits merger rally- Daily Liberal Feb 10 2016
  53. Anti-council amalgamation protesters march on deputy premier John Barilaro’s electorate – SMH Feb 10 2016
  54. Save-gundagai-shire-media-release-10-feb-17
  55. Mosman Against Forced Amalgamation-letter-to-minister-gabrielle-upton-9-february-2017
  56. Taxpayers-fund-merger-surveys-in-mosman-and-strathfield-smh-9-feb-17
  57. Hunters Hill, Lane Cove and Ryde Mayors Joint-media-release-forced-amalgamations-160208-3
  58. Liberal-mps-torn-over-whether-to-push-ahead-daily-telegraph-8-feb-17
  59. Berejiklian-govt-searches-for-clear-path-on-council-mergers-smh-7-feb-17
  60. Hunters-hill-urges-upton-to-oppose-the-mergers-twt-8-feb-17
  61. Council-amalgamations-scrapped-for-lgas-in-legal-challenges-daily-telegraph-6-feb-17
  62. SOCC-media-release-parties-come-together-to-end-all-forced-mergers-5-feb-2017-3
  63. People power pushes council mergers to the brink – SMH Feb 3 2017
  64. NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian says council merger decision is ‘imminent’ – SMH Feb 2 2017
  65. Win for Democracy in Council Merger Backflip – Wentworth Courier Feb 2 2017
  66. With legal bills growing councils call for certainty – SMH feb 1 2017
  67. Forced council amalgamations could be scrapped in NSW Government backflip Abc Feb 1 2017
  68. Plebiscite plan on the cards to head off NSW council merger backlash – SMH Feb 1 2017
  69. Berejiklian-heckled-over-council-mergers-huffpost-30-jan-17
  70. Media Release: LGNSW Welcomes Gabrielle Upton as Minister – Jan 29 2017
  71. NSW Cabinet reshuffle: Premier Gladys Berejiklian makes major changes to front bench – ABC Jan 29 2017
  72. Writing is on the wall for Toole as Skinner Quits – Government News Jan 27 2017
  73. Coordinator of Save Gundagai Shire group calls on Nationals to bring down NSW Government over mergers – ABC Jan 24 2017
  74. Gladys Berejiklian gives Council merger holdout hope – SMH Jan 24 2017 
  75. Anti-amalgamation protesters call on NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian to meet with mayors over mergers – Daily telegraph Jan 22 2017
  76. NSW Local government merger campaigners vow to fight Liberals in Manly by-election – Abc Jan 22 2017
  77. Paul-toole-confirms-council-mergers-will-not-go-ahead/ – Central West Daily Jan 2017
  78. NSW Nationals dump support for council mergers before leadership spill – The mandarin Jan 20 2017
  79. Mike baird resigns and now John barilaro wants to stop council mergers – SMH Jan 20 2017
  80. Nationals leader John Barilaro issues ultimatum to Liberals over forced council amalgamations – ABC Jan 20 2017
  81. Barilaro pledges to end council mergers – TWT Jan 20 2017
  82. Anti council amalgamation group claims credit for Baird retirement, says he has ‘cut and run’ from merger mess – Daily Telegraph Jan 19 2017
  83. Mike-baird-press-release-resignation-1
  84. Mike Baird resigns as NSW Premier, retires from politics ABC  News Jan 19 2017
  85. Live: NSW Premier Mike Baird retires from Politics SMH Jan 19 2017
  86. Mike Baird: How NSW Premier went from popular to political scrapheap ABC NEWS Jan 19 2016
  87. Readers react to Premier Mike Baird’s surprise retirement – Smh jan 19 2017 
  88. With Sydney finally dead, Mike Baird’s work is done – SMH jan 19 2017
  89. Woollahra-appeal-last-resort-wentworth-courier-11-jan-17
  90. low-density-residential-zones-to-disappear-monthlychron
  91. Interview-with-phil-jenkyn-over-appeals-and-planning-11-jan-2017
  92. Hunters-hill-inspired-by-woollahra-appeal-twt-11-jan-17
  93. Hunters-hills-appeal-lodged-mayor-richard-quinn-twt-11-jan-17
  94. Government-steams-ahead-with-strathfield-merger-news-com-au-10-jan-17
  95. PLANNING NEWTWORK-media-release-9-jan-17
  96. Woollahras-latest-legal-challenge-daily-telegraph-10-jan-17
  97. NSW-planning-changes-afr-9-jan-17
  98. Mixed-reaction-to-nsw-planning-law-changes-smh-9-jan-17
  99. Stokes-announces-planning-system-overhaul-daily-telegraph-9-jan-2017
  100. Stokes-announces-planning-system-overhaul-daily-telegraph-9-jan-2017
  101. Community-acts-on-mergers-north-shore-living-jan-2017
  102. ABC News 6 Jan 2016 Woollahra Council is taking its fight against forced amalgamation to the High Court.
  103. Media release-6-january_woollahra-council-pursues-high-court-appeal
  104. Woollahra-heading-to-high-court-abc-news-6-jan-17
  105. Woollahra-lodges-application-to-appeal-daily-telegraph-6-jan-17
  106. Cutting-down-the-tall-poppies-letter-smh-2-jan-2017