Learning from the Past
I've just read an intersting article on the Sydney Morning Herald website. Entitled 'The Visionary We Need Right Now', journalist Michael Duffy looks at the similiarities between the NSW of today and the Governor Macquarie-era NSW of the 1800's. To quote -
It's 200 years since governor Lachlan Macquarie arrived in Sydney, yet the challenges he faced are remarkably similar to those haunting Premier Kristina Keneally in NSW today, argues Michael Duffy. So what lessons could she learn from the state's finest leader?Click on the link to read the article. Duffy makes some very good points, and if you live in NSW you may find it intersting like I did.