Comments policy

I welcome your feedback and comments on the issues raised on this website. The best of these will be considered for publication.

Please note, all comments are moderated and should be accompanied by your name and daytime contact details so that  the author’s identity can be verified ahead of publication.

To be considered for publication comments should:

  • Be on-topic, respectful and use appropriate language.
  • Aim to generate and encourage conversation.
  • Not be defamatory, incite violence or be discriminatory.
  • Be brief and to the point.

Comments are only moderated during Australian business hours and your comments may be edited. No correspondence will be entered into about comments.

To comment on a particular topic please leave your response at the foot of that post.

If you have any questions relating to this policy please email

Updated:  25 January 2012/ Responsible Officer:  Director, SCAPA/ Page Contact:  Director, SCAPA