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Aged Migration to Coastal and Inland Centres in NSW

  • Year: 1991
  • Journal Name: Australian Geographical Studies
  • Journal Number: 29.2
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Country: Australia
  • State/Region: New South Wales

To better understand migration by the aged to non-metropolitan destinations this article compares both the household characteristics and the migration behaviour of aged inland movers with aged coastal movers. Inland movers are significantly different to coastal movers in socioeconomic and demographic respects, such as age, mobility, the location ....

Capitalism and the countryside : the rural crisis in Australia

  • Year: 1987
  • Author: Lawrence, G. A.
  • Publisher: Pluto Press
  • Published Location: Sydney, NSW
  • ISBN: 0949138169
  • Country: Australia

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Impact of Competition Policy Reforms on Rural and Regional Australia

  • Year: 1999
  • Author: Productivity Commission
  • Publisher: Productivity Commission
  • Published Location: Canberra, ACT
  • ISBN: 1740370244
  • Country: Australia

The Commission's primary task has been to investigate and report on the effects of NCP on people, businesses and communities, especially in country Australia. The Commission has looked at the effects to date and likely long-run effects on country Australia and the nation as a whole. It has sought to disentangle the effects of NCP&n ....

Land Resources Series

  • Year: Various
  • Author: Department of Agriculture and Food
  • Country: Australia
  • State/Region: Western Australia

Land capability and resources for various regions. Report Location ....

Leadership and local development: Dimensions of leadership in four Central Queensland towns

  • Year: 1996
  • Author: Sorensen, Tony; Epps, Roger
  • Publisher: Journal of Rural Studies
  • Published Location: Vol.12, No.2
  • Country: Australia
  • State/Region: Queensland

Effective community leadership is increasingly recognised in Australia, as elsewhere, as an important contributor to local economic and social development. This article examines the nature of community leadership in four Central Queensland towns as part of a wider project to test the links between it and the pace and form of local development. Em ....

Open cut : the working class in an Australian mining town

  • Year: 1981
  • Author: Williams, Claire.
  • Publisher: George Allen &​ Unwin
  • Published Location: Sydney, NSW
  • ISBN: 086861307X
  • Country: Australia

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Reconceptualising Local Community: Environment, Identity and Threat

  • Year: 1997
  • Author: Dalby, Simon; Mackenzie, Fiona
  • Journal Name: Area
  • Journal Number: Vol. 29, No. 2
  • Country: Scotland, Canada

Economic 'development' driven by global economic forces produces specific expressions of 'community' in places where large new economic projects are to be located. This paper draws on contemporary geopolitical literature to theorise community identity as partly formulated in response to external 'threats'. A comparative study of community mobilis ....

Social change in rural Australia

  • Year: 1997
  • Editors: Lawrence, Geoffrey; Lyons, Kristen; Momtaz, Salim
  • Publisher: Rural Social and Economic Research Centre, Central Queensland University
  • Published Location: Rockhampton, Qld
  • ISBN: 1875902368
  • Country: Australia

Part one. What is happening down on the farm? Part two. Rural restructuring: socio-economic change and its community impacts Part three. Problematising change in rural Australia. Report Location ....

Tenterfield revisited : reforming Australia's system of government for 2001

  • Year: 1991
  • Author: Wiltshire, Kenneth W.
  • Publisher: University of Queensland Press
  • Published Location: St Lucia, Queensland
  • ISBN: 0702223492
  • Country: Australia

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The Folly of Regional Policy

  • Year: 1994
  • Author: Tony Sorensen
  • Country: Australia
  • State/Region: All Regions

Over the years, regional policy have proved to be the Commonwealth's most misguided policy endeavours. This paper defines the 'regional problem', the concept of 'balanced development' and traces key government reports to explore the uncertainty and complexity of the regional policy environment from the Commonwealth perspective.   Report Lo ....

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