Adelaide, South Australia news and discussion


The site administrator's personal commentary on selected Adelaide and South Australia news and also topics of national debate. You can share your opinion or local knowledge by posting a comment on any given article of discussion or on the Adelaide in South Australia Facebook page. More articles are presented below the "Guide To" pages below.

  • toxic
    April 1, 2014

    Q&A – Human Rights and Wrongs...

    There was some interesting discussion on ‘Q & A’ tonight. A couple of people from other countries were on the panel discussing human ...
  • dashcam
    March 23, 2014

    Dashcams on Adelaide roads

    Dashcams in cars and on bike helmets are growing in popularity. There is a Facebook page, for example, where people post dashcam videos of cyclists an...
  • marchinmarchlogo
    March 16, 2014

    March In March Adelaide

    The March In March peaceful demonstration was held across the country today and between 1,000 to 2,000 people turned up in Adelaide. Around 30,000 tur...
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    March 2, 2014

    Deregulated shopping hours in Adelaide

    In a column today in ‘The Sunday Mail’, entitled Chris Kenny: From deregulated shopping hours to sport, here’s my blueprint on how t...
  • voting
    February 16, 2014

    South Australia state election 2014 camp...

    The South Australia state election 2014 campaign has begun. Parliament has been formerly dissolved and now we have to endure a month of lies before we...
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Q&A – Human Rights and Wrongs, Monday, 31 March 2014

There was some interesting discussion on ‘Q & A’ tonight. A couple of people from other countries were on the panel discussing human rights problems elsewhere as well as here, like the whole panel was.

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Dashcams on Adelaide roads

Dashcams in cars and on bike helmets are growing in popularity. There is a Facebook page, for example, where people post dashcam videos of cyclists and drivers doing the wrong thing. But dashcams have other uses such as videos of road rage being used by police to prosecute offenders. The biggest use though is for protection against unwarranted revenue raising from the police themselves.

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March In March Adelaide

The March In March peaceful demonstration was held across the country today and between 1,000 to 2,000 people turned up in Adelaide. Around 30,000 turned up in Melbourne making it the biggest. The hashtag #MarchInMarch hit the top 5 in social media today as well.

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Deregulated shopping hours in Adelaide

In a column today in ‘The Sunday Mail’, entitled Chris Kenny: From deregulated shopping hours to sport, here’s my blueprint on how to make South Australia great again , Liberal spin doctor, Chris Kenny discussed shopping hours among other topics. Here is an idea I would like to put forward.

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South Australia state election 2014 campaign begins

The South Australia state election 2014 campaign has begun. Parliament has been formerly dissolved and now we have to endure a month of lies before we finally get a say at the state election SA.

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Adelaide cycling blitz nets more fines revenue

There has apparently been an increase in some of the fines issued to Adelaide cyclists last year (1). I doubt that it will change the arrogance of lycra-clad wankers who are still being seen breaking the law like they do year round and not just when the Tour Down Under is in town. Here is some brief discussion on the topic of cyclists using the road.