“Glazed-over” Australian Greens and Hollywood “Glitterati Gladiators”!

“Glazed-over” Australian Greens and Hollywood “Glitterati Gladiators”!

“MOTHER NATURE’S CYCLES” January 12, 2020 Dear Editor, Strewth, here we go again! All the “Glazed-over” Greenies and their Hollywood-type “glitterati gladiator” fellow travellers are getting all aggravated over Australia’s bushfires as if they’ve got gumnuts in their undies again! I reckon global warming is, in all probability; a combination of a tiny bit man-made […]

Fires Expose Green Folly

Fires Expose Green Folly

“SACRIFICING AUSTRALIANS ON THE GREEN ALTAR” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2020 (Jan. 9, 2020) — Green Folly locked up 11% of Australia in a tinder-box of bushfire fuel, much of which is now burnt or burning. Green Folly closed forest tracks and gates, expelled foresters and timber-workers and prevented property owners […]

Crowe and Blanchett…”Glitterati Gladiators”!

Crowe and Blanchett…”Glitterati Gladiators”!

AMID “SMOKING RUINS” January 6, 2020 Dear Editor, Our CFA volunteer eldest granddaughter will soon be joining her CFA volunteer bushfire fighting man (who has already done one “Tour of Duty” fighting fires in NSW) at the fire front! So I’m cheesed off with the likes of movie-mega-millionaires “Carbon” Cate Blanchett (who bought a low-lying […]

Put Foresters Back in the Forests

Put Foresters Back in the Forests

“BRING BACK THE WHITE KNIGHTS” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2020 (Jan. 3, 2020) — There was a time when Australian foresters kept Australian forests safe and productive. They maintained access tracks, bridges and fire breaks, undertook prescribed burning, cleared flammable litter from the forest floor, cut suckers, manned fire lookouts and […]

Relax, Greta, by Getting a Greenland Suntan just as your Viking Forebears Did!

Relax, Greta, by Getting a Greenland Suntan just as your Viking Forebears Did!

AND THEN RUG UP FOR THE NEXT ICE AGE? January 1, 2020 Dear Editor, So, bushfires in Australia are earning the ire of Sweden’s 16-year-old MmGW (Man-made Global Warming) guru Greta against Australian politicians’ judgement? Those having a whack at Australia’s climate change policies appear to be suffering from “MmGW Mania” just as (if not […]

Fighting Fires with Fire

Fighting Fires with Fire

REDUCE FIRES? REDUCE FUEL by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Dec. 30, 2019) — The Power of the Torch “There can be few if any races who for so long were able to practice the delights of incendiarism.” Geoffrey Blainey “Triumph of the Nomads – A History of Ancient Australia.” Macmillan 1975. […]

National Parks are Bushfire Havens

National Parks are Bushfire Havens

“FLANNERY FICTION” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Dec. 20, 2019) — Too many recent headlines say: “A fierce new bushfire is burning in the XYZ National Park. Nearby residents should prepare to evacuate.” Neglected, overgrown, weed and log infested, un-grazed, unburnt, government-protected parkland is a danger to all neighbours. All it […]

More Water Bombers?

More Water Bombers?

NO – FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Dec. 14, 2019) — (Background: Australian Government promises A$11M for more flashy water bombers.) In a furious firestorm with high winds, extreme temperature and big loads of dry fuel, water bombing is usually just wasting water and avgas. In hot […]

Aussie Bushfires Nurtured in National Parks

Aussie Bushfires Nurtured in National Parks

“NATIONAL LIABILITIES” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Nov. 22, 2019) — Listen carefully to a typical bush-fire warning: “A big fire in the XYZ National Park is now threatening adjacent homes and farms”. For decades now politicians have been recklessly locking up more land in National Parks, Reserves and Heritage Areas. […]

The Danes Prove that Traitorous Mind-Poisoner Adam Bandt, the “Little White Ant” of the Reality of Climate Change…Wrong!

The Danes Prove that Traitorous Mind-Poisoner Adam Bandt, the “Little White Ant” of the Reality of Climate Change…Wrong!

“A WELL-EARNED BEER” November 16, 2019 Dear Editor, Oh, what national treachery: the brainwashing and poisoning of the minds (and souls) of our impressionable young (and not-so-young) people! Because there is “climate change,” always has been, and always will be! However that nefarious Greens politician, Adam Bandt, the “little white ant” of reasonableness (not to […]

Bushfire Sense

Bushfire Sense

CLIMATE ALARMISM WILL SOLVE NOTHING by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Nov. 14, 2019) — Australia is a land of deserts, droughts, floods, bushfires, flammable forests and fire-prone grasslands – these conditions have developed since the start of the Holocene Warm Era about twelve thousand years ago. All previous Australian bushies, both […]

Bushfire Sense and Nonsense

Bushfire Sense and Nonsense

“ARSONISTS OR IDIOTS” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Sep. 10, 2019) — Bushfires are normal events in this season in tropical and sub-tropical latitudes of the southern hemisphere – in Australia, Africa and South America. Even Captain Cook noted many fires in Eastern Australia in 1770, long before the era of […]

Man-made Wildfires – Another Green Disaster I

Man-made Wildfires – Another Green Disaster I

“DELIBERATE POLITICAL MISMANAGEMENT” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Jan. 22, 2019) — To download this report with all images intact click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/man-made-wildfires.pdf Carbon dioxide must be an almighty gas – it gets blamed for almost every human disaster. Now we have the alarmist Climate Council blaming bushfires on carbon dioxide and […]