Make Fremantle a place that cares for people and planet

Submitted by sam on Wed, 22/11/2017 - 01:08

I have been returned as a Councillor for Hilton Ward, winning 55.61% of the vote.
A special thanks to all the active supporters of my campaign. It was about making Fremantle a place that cares for people and planet. I hope the win can serve that purpose.

Samson Park not for sale...nor are the moon and the stars!

Submitted by sam on Fri, 06/10/2017 - 13:15

In a recent flyer authorised by former councillor John Dowson, Hilton Ward candidate Catherine Hammond states her opposition to the supposed sale of Samson Park and Samson Recreation Centre. On her Facebook page she suggests houses might be built over the park.

Green streets are cool streets

Submitted by FreoReport on Sun, 25/06/2017 - 10:36

It’s well established that suburbs with lots of trees are much cooler that those without. This image is a thermal imaging map showing the average temperature across Fremantle in January 2015. Obviously places next to the coast are the coolest.


Press release by Socialist Alliance:

sam Sat, 29/10/2016 - 08:16
DAPs, density and the housing affordability crisis

Australia's largest cities are urban planning disaster zones.

sam Sun, 02/10/2016 - 09:47
Fireworks versus truth, reconciliation and justice

On Wednesday 24 August the Fremantle Council voted 10-1 to drop its annual Australia Day fireworks in recognition of how sensitive this date is for many Indigenous Australians.

sam Sat, 03/09/2016 - 07:43
Too cool for school

My comment piece on the "Cool fuel" supplement in the The West Australian. Oil and gas industry promotion masquerading as science. Welcome to WA!

sam Wed, 13/04/2016 - 10:57
Boil with anger! End the detention of asylum seekers

Among the messages of support for Fremantle Council's de

sam Fri, 11/03/2016 - 12:07
Perth Freight Link: Round 1 to the people

By Barry Healy & Sam Wainwright (reprinted from Green Left Weekly)

sam Sat, 16/01/2016 - 00:00