Country & rural
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What Future for Rural Australia?
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For many decades Australia was the country that rode on the sheep’s back. No more – now we are a country of mining and services. What will be the fate of rural and regional Australia in an era of economic rationalisation, water cutbacks, climate change, droughts and flooding rain? Does urban Australia care for or understand the country anymore?
Lunchbox / Soapbox
Michael Shuman on Going Local: Creating Self-Reliant Communities in the Global Age
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