Repco Rally

Links concerning the fight against the World Rally Car Race in Tweed and Kyogle

Kyogle KRATER "No Rally, thank you!" group No Rally group of 6 Feb 09 by Philippa of Lismore. - video (taken around Feb 09) of local wildlife whose lives will be put at risk by race. from the Coffs Coast Advocate of 11 Mar 09. (Also in the Northern Star) Article enthusiastic about planned rally about local Coffs Harbour racing driver who hopes to participate. - official World Rally website, - announcement (undated) of official rally on official web site.

Come in spinner

There is a Simpson's episode where a "snake oil salesman" comes to Springfield promoting something or other. The actual thing they are promoting is useless, worthless and does not work ... BUT ... they do a nice song and dance routine and as a result captivate the community leaders. Sound familiar??? It does to us in the Tweed valley and Kyogle areas. Talk about life imitating art!!!

Repco Rally Australia releases reports "in stages"

Repco Rally Australia Chairman Garry Connelly announced via NBN TV News and the Tweed Daily News that his organisation would be releasing the environmental, social and economic impact reports for the proposed rally in the Tweed and Kyogle areas "in stages" over the next week or so. They released their preferred route today.