Letters Archive

Wanted: Top negotiator who plays golf! – SENTINEL-TIMES COMMENT

By Michael Giles IT’S time for the Mayor Cr Pam Rothfield, former local MP Alan Brown, existing Member for Bass Brian Paynter or someone acceptable as a mediator to both the board of The Wonthaggi Club and the committee of the Wonthaggi Golf Club to

Opposition to Inverloch airport

Re: Planning Application No 160367. One of the most controversial issues that has occurred in our closely knit community in Inverloch is about to explode on us. Michael Malone, a local businessman, has applied to Bass Coast Shire Council to operate joy flights on

Straightening out chiropractic claims

John Turner makes one good point in his ‘Healthwatch’ article (Sentinel-Times, May 9, page 22); many patients don’t tell their GPs that they are taking nutritional supplements, and they should. Some nutrient/drug interactions can be potentially hazardous, so patients should always disclose this information

This is not a community centre

I suggest that the Bass Coast councillors look up in their dictionary the definition of cultural and community. Nowhere will they find the word “commercialism” included. • Cultural: the way of life, especially the general customs and beliefs, of a particular group of people

Lack of detail

Open letter to Bass Coast Shire Council; I attended the council meeting last Wednesday and was shocked at the cavalier manner in which requests for deferment of the decision to proceed with agenda item H6 were dealt with. (This relates to the proposed Stage