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Summer Of Uncertainty

By Sophie Heath The Mountain Sounds music festival, which for five years had presented two days of music each February on the Central Coast, was brought up short in February this year with a $200,000 quote for extra policing. The festival couldn’t support the extensive, last-minute regulatory demands—and was forced to cancel one week out. […]

Safe And Sound

By Jamie Apps While the never ending ‘war on drugs’ rages on, young lives continue to be lost. Yet one of the most effective and proven harm minimisation methods, pill testing, continues to be ignored in NSW. Internationally, particularly in Europe, pill testing at music festivals has been implemented for almost 20 years. Just last […]