Australian Soccer Player Sets Up GoFundMe after Contract Terminated

Australian Soccer Player Sets Up GoFundMe after Contract Terminated

FOR EXPRESSING “ANTI-GAY” SENTIMENTS June 21, 2019 Dear Editor, Whilst in some ways Israel Folau’s actions have disappointed me, nonetheless, I am, as a Christian (others can judge how good or bad) imploring all tech-savvy young people agreeing with Folau’s right to express his religious beliefs (or – though they disagree with Folau – agree/respect […]

The De-energised State

The De-energised State

“A FAILURE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Jun. 6, 2019) — There was a Green State in Australia Whose energy plans were a failure When the wind did not blow And the sun did not glow Their big battery fell flat as a saviour. ——————- Viv Forbes Washpool   Qld  4306  Australia […]

Australia’s Growing Dam Crisis

Australia’s Growing Dam Crisis

“DELAYED FOR DECADES” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Jun. 3, 2019) — “The food we eat, the water we drink and the power we use for most of our endeavours, are available only because previous generations invested their knowhow and money for the future.  It is time this generation did the […]

We Need a Power-Water Czar

We Need a Power-Water Czar

“REMOVING OBSTACLES” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 27, 2019) — The new Australian federal ministry resembles a giant bureaucracy with 52 ministerial positions selected mainly to look politically correct on sexual ratios, state representations and party factions but with no one charged with solving Eastern Australia’s critical water and electricity […]

Trump Calls Russia Investigation “Attempted Coup”

Trump Calls Russia Investigation “Attempted Coup”

“YOU’RE GOING TO LEARN A LOT” by Sharon Rondeau (May 24, 2019) — In remarks to the press on the White House lawn before leaving for Japan early Friday afternoon, President Trump recapped his authorization Thursday evening to the attorney general to begin the process of “declassification” of documents associated with the Russia “collusion” investigation. […]

The Great Election Failure

The Great Election Failure

MORE GREEN REGALIA by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 16, 2019) — It’s election time now in Australia, But the promises point to great failure. We need fair dinkum power and big whopping dams, But they offer us more green regalia. Viv Forbes Washpool Qld 4306 Australia forbes@saltbushclub.com ———————– Viv Forbes […]

The Mad Mad Maths of Australian Emissions Targets

The Mad Mad Maths of Australian Emissions Targets

“REMORSELESS” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 12, 2019) — Most politicians live in a green fantasy-land where facts and numbers don’t count. They dream up fanciful figures for proposed cuts to industrial and agricultural emissions without any understanding of the remorseless growth of population. The Australian government has set a […]

The Snowy 2 Fraud

The Snowy 2 Fraud

“GREEN PRESSURE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 11, 2019) — Malcolm Turnbull’s “Snowy 2” debases a great name – “the Snowy Scheme”. The real Snowy Hydro-electric Scheme catches and stores water, uses it to generate reliable electricity, and then controls and releases that water for irrigation and other uses. It […]

Racing to the Power Point in Birdsville

Racing to the Power Point in Birdsville

“JOIN THE QUEUE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Apr. 29, 2019) — When 2,000 electric cars towing caravans descend on the Birdsville races, where do they charge their batteries overnight? Take a ticket and join the queue? Viv Forbes vforbes@bigpond.com Sharon RondeauSharon Rondeau has operated The Post & Email since April […]

How to Vote

How to Vote

“CHOOSE THE LEAST WORST” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Apr. 23, 2019) — A personal opinion from Viv Forbes who takes responsibility for any electoral comment. This is not meant to be a statement of Saltbush Club policy – our members have enough sense and experience to make up their own […]

Bill Shorten, is “Young Gough”?

Bill Shorten, is “Young Gough”?

“THE BEST CHANCE IN LIFE POSSIBLE” April 17, 2019 Dear Editor, All older Australians should relate to Australia’s younger generations; the damage, Australia has never recovered from done, by Gough Whitlam to so many jobs for lower middle, and working class Aussies; along with migrants get a start in Australia jobs! Bill “Young Gough” Shorten’s […]

How to Break the Backbone of Australia

How to Break the Backbone of Australia

“DRIVING WHOLE INDUSTRIES OFFSHORE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Apr. 9, 2019) — To view in your browser click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/break-backbone.pdf Since the days of the gold rushes and the wool booms, Australia has always relied heavily on its great primary industries – mining, farming, forestry and fishing and their supporting transport, […]

The Greatest Generation VS the Greenest Generation

The Greatest Generation VS the Greenest Generation

THE GREAT GENERATION vs THE GREEN GLOBALISTS by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Mar. 20, 2019) — To view in your browser click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/great-generation.pdf My grandfather was part of the Great Generation. Toughened by wars and depression they were patriotic nation builders. Their monuments are long-term productive assets like the Mount Isa […]

Priorities for Australia

Priorities for Australia

“WE MUST FIX THESE FOUR ISSUES” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Mar. 11, 2019) — To view in your browser click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/four-priorities.pdf Poor policies are taking Australia into tough times. There are four priorities for the coming election. Firstly: Decimate the Foreign Green Snakes in the Grass. The climate/emissions obsession started […]

Australia Needs More Reliable Power

Australia Needs More Reliable Power

AUSTRALIA FACING A BRICK WALL OF BLACKOUTS by Jerry Ellis and Sir Rod Carnegie, ©2019, The Saltbush Club (Feb. 19, 2019) — The Chairman of the Saltbush Club, Mr Jerry Ellis, today warned that Australia needs more reliable baseload power. “With the population and the economy growing, but with electricity availability and reliability in decline, […]

Is Higher Education Still Important for the Young Generation?

Is Higher Education Still Important for the Young Generation?

“AN ENABLING ENVIRONMENT” by Contributor (Feb. 19, 2019) — Do you still think higher education is a waste of time? We will give you more reasons to think otherwise. What is Higher Education? The basic definition of higher learning is the type of learning provided in universities, colleges or any other institution that will award […]

Green Pests

Green Pests

“THE LIGHTS ARE GOING OUT” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Feb. 18, 2019) — The Green pests are having a dream run in Australia. First Green Climatists destroyed reliable coal-fired power stations, trying to replace them with intermittent wind-solar toys and a giant $90M battery. Then a Green PM donated $444M […]

The Cubbie Scapegoat

The Cubbie Scapegoat

LET’S BLAME CUBBIE STATION A statement issued by Viv Forbes, forbes@saltbushclub.com, ©2019 (Feb. 12, 2019) — To download this report with all images intact click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/cubbie-station.pdf on behalf of the Saltbush Club https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/saltbush-founding-members.pdf https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/saltbush-supporting-members.pdf Cubbie Station cops the blame for all of the problems of the Darling River, particularly by green journalists, politicians, and residents of […]

The Rising Tide of Climate Lunacy

The Rising Tide of Climate Lunacy

“THE HIGH WATER MARK” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Feb. 10, 2019) — A NSW judge (an ex-solicitor and activist from the Environmental Defenders Office) has stopped development of the small Rocky Hill coking coal mine because the Commonwealth Government has signed the Paris Climate agreement which requires “rapid and deep […]

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